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    In recognition of its expertise in serving adults with congenital heart disease (CHD), structural heart conditions present at birth, the OSF Children’s Hospital of Illinois Adult Congenital Heart Read more
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    People everywhere are conquering their cabin fever and are enjoying the great outdoors after a long, bitter winter. But before you head out for that hike, health care experts remind you to take Read more
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    The OSF HealthCare downtown Peoria Ministry Headquarters project on SW Adams St. has been approved for historic tax credits and is moving forward. Not only will full construction soon begin, but a Read more

OSF HealthCare Features

April
25,
2019
For Don and Val King of Manlius, IL, in Bureau County, it's all about family and their passion for rural America. And while Don says "there's no better place than being out in the middle of nowhere", he understands the challenges
April
19,
2019
Delores, Muriel, Hazel and Dianne didn’t care what was on the menu, they knew nothing was going to keep them from their standing appointment. ‘We went to lunch every day at 11:30. That was just our time to go. And we visited. We became friends.
April
19,
2019
It was a year ago this month that Kara Bye was fighting for her life. She was in a serious car accident in Boone County (IL) on April 23, 2018 that left her with a fractured skull, arm, leg and vertebrae. Firefighters from Boone County Fire
April
18,
2019
When it comes to your heart health, it’s good to keep score. Your heart disease risk is too important for guessing games, and now cardiologists at OSF HealthCare Cardiovascular Institute are encouraging patients to get the facts. Heart disease is
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
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