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2019 Workers' Compensation Symposium

2019 Workers' Compensation Symposium

Get answers about the Illinois Health Care Violence Prevention Act at this year’s Workers’ Compensation Symposium at the Crowne Plaza in Springfield. On May 2-3, this annual event will provide multidisciplinary approaches to prevent injury and reduce costs. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn new strategies to keep your patients and staff safe.

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2019 IHA Federal Advocacy Agenda

2019 IHA Federal Advocacy Agenda

IHA’s 2019 Federal Advocacy Agenda, Healthy Communities, identifies actions Congress can take to ensure access to quality, affordable healthcare in Illinois, including strengthening the Affordable Care Act, ensuring fair and adequate reimbursement from Medicare and Medicaid, and reducing the costs of prescription drugs. Join IHA in advocating for public policies that advance healthcare.

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IHA Small & Rural Hospitals Annual Meeting

IHA Small & Rural Hospitals Annual Meeting

Get a front-row seat to the latest advances in rural healthcare at the 2019 IHA Small & Rural Hospitals Annual Meeting at the Crowne Plaza in Springfield. BE HERE: Innovations in Rural Healthcare showcases creative solutions to common challenges in rural healthcare, including emergency preparedness, the opioid crisis and healthcare consumerism. Join use for the 1½-day meeting on June 20-21.

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Recent News in Healthcare

  • Apr 22, 2019
  • Member News Spotlight

OSF HealthCare Expands Downtown Plans, Moves Ahead on Headquarters Work

OSF HealthCare’s footprint in Downtown Peoria is going to be larger than expected, and work will soon be underway on the headquarters facility there. Journal Star

  • Apr 22, 2019
  • Member News Spotlight

Paris Hospital Named to Top Critical Access List

Paris Community Hospital, a service of Horizon Health, has been named a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital in the nation by The Chartism Center for Rural Health. Tribune Star

  • Apr 22, 2019
  • Member News Spotlight

State's Attorney Joins Fight to Keep Open Westlake Hospital

The Cook County State’s Attorney’s office has sided with the village of Melrose Park in its battle to keep Westlake Hospital open. Chicago Sun-Times

Illinois Hospitals: $95.3b State Economic Impact

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Opioid Prescribing Guidelines

Opioid Prescribing Guidelines

Addressing Illinois' Opioid Epidemic

IHA led an effort to develop opioid prescribing guidelines to assist clinicians in treating patients with acute and chronic pain in the emergency department. Last year, hospital emergency departments saw a 66 percent increase in opioid overdose visits.

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