Advancing Illinois Healthcare

IHA Leadership Summit

IHA Leadership Summit

BE Inspired BE Engaged BE Transformed BE Informed

Join us for an engaging 1½ days of programming that will tackle the big questions, strategies and issues in healthcare today. You'll learn how to meet patient needs in our consumer-driven marketplace; you'll hear from a bipartisan panel of state legislators on the future of health policy in Illinois; and you'll gain insight into healthcare’s top transformational challenges.

Learn More

Recent News in Healthcare

  • Jun 22, 2018
  • News from the Web

To Combat Opioid Crisis, Suburb Will Have Overdose-reversing Naloxone Available in Public Places

Elk Grove Village will become one of the few towns in America to put overdose-reversing medication in public places. Chicago Tribune

  • Jun 22, 2018
  • News from the Web

Dems, Health Groups Demand Immigrant Children be Quickly Reunited with Families

Democrats and medical professionals called for children separated from their families to be immediately reunited to minimize any long-term harm to their mental and physical health. The Hill

  • Jun 22, 2018
  • News from the Web

New Evidence that Viruses May Play a Role in Alzheimer's

Viruses that sneak into the brain just might play a role in Alzheimer's, scientists reported in a provocative study that promises to re-ignite some long-debated theories. Associated Press

Illinois Hospitals: $95.3b State Economic Impact

Alt

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.

Learn More

More from IHA