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Improving health within hospitals and beyond their walls—that’s what Illinois hospitals are doing every day to enhance individual health and community well-being. By providing $5.8 billion in community benefits, hospitals are serving the most vulnerable and communities as a whole. They're also developing programs and partnerships focused on wellness and access to care.

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Recent News

  • Jan 07, 2020
  • IL Hospitals Doing More

AI Technology Used to Detect Strokes at Chicago-Area Hospital

Strokes are the fifth-leading cause of death in America, killing about 140,000 Americans every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. WTTW TV

  • Jan 07, 2020
  • IL Hospitals Doing More

Did your doctor wash his hands? Chicago-area hospitals install technology to track hand hygiene

Running from patient room to patient room, it can be surprisingly easy for doctors and nurses to forget to wash their hands, especially if they’re dealing with an emergency. Chicago Tribune

  • Jan 06, 2020
  • IL Hospitals Doing More

Our Health: OSF HealthCare teams save lives by reporting fatal flaw in Alaris Pump Model 8100

On any given day, nurses provide compassionate, and, often, life-saving care to their patients. The Telegaph