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    The surgical staff at OSF HealthCare Saint James – John W. Albrecht Medical Center has seen its share of stiches and sutures. But now, the stitching is happening in the break room – with the help of Read more
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    To say it was a long winter could almost be an understatement. Between frequent snow and ice storms and continual freezing temperatures, plus a few record-breaking cold days - many of us have been in Read more
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    World Kidney Day was observed March 14. It aims to raise awareness of the increasing incidents of kidney disease worldwide and the greater need for kidney disease prevention and management. 850 Read more

OSF HealthCare Features

March
14,
2019
A Champaign-based couple which decided to use OSF Hospice care when it expanded to the region says they quickly learned, “hospice is for the living.” Hospice is for patients of all ages with a life-limiting illness and a prognosis of six months
March
08,
2019
Retired elementary school principal Kurt Swearingen was spending his days on the golf course. The Normal, Illinois man had always been active, not letting nagging knee pain slow him down. However the pain intensified and swelling got worse, forcing
March
08,
2019
Dr. Trent Barnhart wishes it could be called something else. Because, he believes, it's too important to be confusing.  Dr. Barnhart is the medical director for post acute care at OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony Medical Center. He also
March
07,
2019
Three OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois physicians have been presented with a Congressional Record, honoring their careers dedicated to transforming the landscape of pediatric care in the Peoria community. Dr. Stephen Bash, Dr.
From the Heart: Remi's Storyopens in new window
WHOI-TV (Peoria) special report about Remi, a micro-preemie who was born at OSF Children's Hospital and has spent the majority of his life there fighting to overcome chronic lung disease and how doctors were willing to work with another hospital to drastically improve - perhaps save - Remi's life.
07
Mar
2019
hoiabc.com
Almost Home Kids at OSF Children's Hospital of Illinois Welcomes First Respite Childopens in new window
WMBD-TV story about the Trost family and how having Almost Home Kids respite program available allowed them to leave their 5-year-old son with multiple, complex medical needs in the care of the AHK staff, which allowed the parents to focus solely their other children for a long weekend, something they never get to do.
25
Feb
2019
www.centralillinoisproud.com
Interactive Coloring Book for Hospitalized Children Developed at Jump Simulationopens in new window
Peoria Journal Star story about the interactive coloring book developed for patients at OSF Children's Hospital through Jump Simulation, thanks to a grant from PNC.
25
Feb
2019
www.pjstar.com
OSF HealthCare Announces New Heart Transplant Programopens in new window
Dr. Barry Clemson, OSF HealthCare Ministry Heart Failure Medical Director, appeared on WMBD This Morning to discuss the expansion of the heart failure program, and relaunch of doing heart transplants, at OSF HealthCare Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Ill.
31
Jan
2019
www.centralillinoisproud.com
Almost Home Kids and Stantec develop first-of-its-kind transitional care model for medically-complex children opens in new window
This PRISM takes a look at the design - and importance of that design - of the new Almost Home Kids at OSF HealthCare Children's Hospital of Illinois.
04
Dec
2018
prismpub.com