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October
15,
2021
| 11:20 AM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare is celebrating the completion of the new OSF Cancer Center on the OSF St. Joseph Medical Center campus.The OSF Cancer Center is located on the first floor of the OSF Center for Health at 210 St. Joseph Drive in Bloomington, Illinois.
October
14,
2021
| 15:22 PM America/Chicago
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. According to studies, domestic abuse affects an estimated 10 million people every year in the U.S. and as many as 1 in 4 women and 1 in 9 men are victims of domestic violence. A recent report by The
September
30,
2021
| 16:44 PM America/Chicago
Every year, millions of Americans are diagnosed with health conditions that could have either been managed before worsening or prevented altogether. This is due in large part to the percentage of people who avoid going to the doctor until absolutely
September
16,
2021
| 15:26 PM America/Chicago
The COVID-19 pandemic led to lockdowns in the U.S. and people all across the country stayed cooped up at home. According to a study by the American Psychology Association (APA), 61% of Americans experienced undesired weight changes during the
Sneak Peak at new OSF HealthCare headquarters in downtown Peoriaopens in new window
This feature story highlights the historic preservation efforts, combined with new innovative work spaces plus introduces the new restaurants that will be part of the Ministry headquarters building that'll house nearly 500 OSF HealthCare administrative employees. The building will also accomodate another 175 working hybrid positions (from home and onsite as needed).
13
Oct
2021
www.wcbu.org
OSF HealthCare partners with Children's Discovery Museum for new exhibit, despite COVID-19 challengesopens in new window
This story focuses on the challenges of building a new health care exhibit at the Children's Discovery Museum in Normal during the statewide pandemic shutdown, addressing the science of vaccinations, and keeping an eye on the changing experiences of child health care. OSF HealthCare is a major sponsor of the new "Healthy Me" exhibit that is open to kids and families to experience.
13
Oct
2021
pantagraph.com
Illinois Nurses Foundation honors OSF Medical Group Advanced Practice Nurseopens in new window
Illinois Nurses Foundation has named Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Nursing’s Ashley Whitlatch, an APRN, OSF Medical Group, Peoria among its 40 Under 40 Emerging Nurse Leaders.
29
Sep
2021
www.riverbender.com
OSF HealthCare-Chestnut Health Systems land grant to lower health barriersopens in new window
This story from WGLT highlights a new partnership with Chestnut Health Systems and OSF HealthCare to use a $5 million dollar grant to help Medicaid patients use digital tools and increased monitoring from OSF to improve chronic health conditions and have access to increased care.
27
Sep
2021
www.wglt.org
OSF HeathCare executive weighs in on words to avoid in heath care marketing plansopens in new window
Chicago-based national health care industry publication Becker's Hospital Review sought out the expertise of top marketing and communications executives, including Susan Milford, senior vice president for marketing & communications at OSF HealthCare to talk about words not to use in a marketing campaign. Milford provides an incisive summary of the health system's overall approach to putting people first in any type of communication.
01
Sep
2021
www.beckershospitalreview.com