OSF HealthCare Features

May
17,
2019
For better or worse, for richer or poorer - for dedicated patient care.  That last line is not part of the traditional wedding vows, but it could have been for Brandon and Sarah May. The couple is graduating together with their degrees in nursing
May
10,
2019
When Wayne Lenover dropped a pair of boots he was carrying, he didn’t think anything of it. He was also ready to look past a numbing sensation in his face and hand. But when he fell in front of his wife Kathy and brother Earl, they realized as they
May
10,
2019
In many ways, Ellie Thompson looks like a typical 9-year-old. But Ellie was born with a hole in her heart, has scoliosis, and low muscle tone in her legs, so sometimes she has trouble keeping up with other kids her age. But thanks to the Work It
May
03,
2019
Carol Friesen was a 19 year old high school senior when her younger brother was in a hospital intensive care unit (ICU) following a tragic accident. Between and after classes, Friesen and her family spent countless hours in the ICU seeking signs
OSF Partner Health Catalyst Goes Publicopens in new window
A longtime OSF partner, Health Catalyst, is one of the first digital health care start-ups to go public, helping show the long-term belief in digital transformation to improve health care. Learn more in this Wall Street Journal story showing how improved data management is helping OSF and others.
09
May
2019
www.wsj.com
Ask The Doctor: colon cancer symptoms, signs and preventionopens in new window
Dr. Asif Quyyum, colorectal surgeon, appeared on the WMBD-TV (Peoria, IL) morning show to discuss colorectal cancer, the third most commonly diagnosed cancer and the second leading cause of cancer death in men and women combined in the United States.
25
Apr
2019
www.centralillinoisproud.com
Podcast: Innovation is a Lifeline, Not a Buzzwordopens in new window
Michelle Conger, the Chief Strategy Officer for OSF HealthCare, joins the Oliver Wyman Health Podcast to talk innovation. In this episode Sam Glick, Partner in the Health & Life Sciences practice at Oliver Wyman, chats with Conger about how a dual focus on virtual reality and medical training is shaping the future state of innovation.
11
Apr
2019
health.oliverwyman.com
Unique Software Enhances Genetic Counseling Service in a Community Settingopens in new window
This story from a professional journal outlines how OSF HealthCare has partnered with Cancer IQ, a company that offers user-friendly cancer screening tools to replace long paper forms and quickly identify patients eligible for genetic counseling or additional imaging or testing. This information came from a presentation at a recent annual meeting of Community Cancer Centers.
03
Apr
2019
www.targetedonc.com
Unique Software Enhances Genetic Counseling Service in a Community Settingopens in new window
This story from a professional journal outlines how OSF HealthCare has partnered with Cancer IQ, a company that offers user-friendly cancer screening tools to replace long paper forms and quickly identify patients eligible for genetic counseling or additional imaging or testing. This information came from a presentation at a recent annual meeting of Community Cancer Centers.
03
Apr
2019
www.targetedonc.com