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February
12,
2021
| 09:33 AM America/Chicago
It can be relaxing and peaceful to enjoy the snow if you are able to look at it from inside the warmth of your own home. But in most cases, we need to venture out at some point – and it has been especially frigid recently in the Midwest.Going out
February
11,
2021
| 14:32 PM America/Chicago
Over the last year, social media has proven to be an important tool for connecting with loved ones, keeping busy, and staying connected with the world – even more than ever before. Simultaneously, it is having a negative impact on the mental health
February
02,
2021
| 13:18 PM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare is pleased to be able to grow health care delivery options in communities where we have been called to serve. We are excited to announce the opening of six brand new OSF OnCall Urgent Care locations in the Metro Region. On February 1,
January
27,
2021
| 17:57 PM America/Chicago
Despite the cold, snow and ice, plenty of people are still choosing to exercise outdoors.According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), COVID-19 spreads more easily indoors than outdoors, and studies show that people are more
Data-driven initiative drives down disparities in rural health careopens in new window
This story features OSF Innovation leader Dr. Sarah de Ramirez discussing OSF Healthcare’s health equity action lab which is employing a data-driven strategy to address breast cancer disparity outcomes among its Illinois patients, 65% of whom live in rural areas.
24
Feb
2021
contentsharing.net
Small Town Mentalityopens in new window
Illinois Country Living Magazine takes a look at barriers to mental health in rural areas. Luke Raymond, director of behavior health for OSF HealthCare was interviewed for the story.
24
Feb
2021
icl.coop
During COVID-19, Some Peoria Medical Students Continue Training In Virtual Realityopens in new window
This story highlights how Virtual Reality Lessons Created at OSF HealthCare's Jump Trading Simulation and Education Center in Peoria are helping prepare medical students for real life scenarios at a time when their ability to do bedside rounds and sit in on surgical procedures is not an option because of COVID-19.
12
Feb
2021
www.peoriapublicradio.org
OSF Jump ARCHES Grants Focus on Health Equity and Early Interventionopens in new window
This story highlights the latest focus of nearly $1 million dollars in grants to research ways to leverage technology to improve access to care, especially for underserved communities and ways to provide screenings and care earlier to prevent disease or to catch it early enough for successful treatment.
01
Feb
2021
www.riverbender.com
OSF Transforms Downtown Peoria Caterpillar LD Building for Digital Careopens in new window
This story outlines how OSF HealthCare will be vacating offices all over Peoria to move Mission Partners (employees) into the new hub on SW Adams for OSF OnCall, an electronically-based care programs for OSF HealthCare facilities throughout Illinois and Michigan.
28
Jan
2021
www.pjstar.com