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    2018
    OSF HealthCare became the first healthcare system in the nation to receive system-wide accreditation for its Advanced Practice Providers (APP) Fellowship. The fellowship brings together Read more
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    April
    2018
    It's been two years of change, uncertainty and anxiousness for the residents of Streator.  The community's in-patient hospital closed in early 2016 and OSF HealthCare announced it Read more
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    April
    2018
    On average, hospitals in the United States produce over 33 pounds of waste each day per staffed bed. With over 950,000 staffed beds in hospitals across the country, that results in nearly 6 million Read more

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April
05,
2018
It's been a long anticipated - nearly three years to be exact - but the day is finally here. OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony Medical Center is ready to open the doors on its brand new North Tower addition. The centerpiece of
March
29,
2018
Atrial fibrillation, commonly referred to as AFib, is when the two upper chambers of the heart beat irregularly and out of coordination with the two lower chambers of the heart. The result is less blood flow to the body that can lead to heart
March
23,
2018
OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony Medical Center further establishes its position as the number one hospital for stroke care in Rockford with the designation as a Comprehensive Stroke Center. OSF Saint Anthony is the first and only medical center in
March
22,
2018
The statistics should get your attention: More than 420,000 people suffer sudden cardiac arrest every year in the United States. 9 out of 10 of them will die. In 2012, the rate of survival in the state of Illinois was so poor it was selected to
How OSF HealthCare partnerships are driving population healthopens in new window
OSF Innovation Partnership is teaming up with Pieces Iris to try to link patients to community-based organizations that help those in need.
23
Feb
2018
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With new hospitals comes unique tech challenge for OSF HealthCareopens in new window
What does it take to flip the technology at two hospitals and bring them online with the rest of a hospital system - within a 7 hour window? The technology team for OSF HealthCare has been working for months to make sure such a move goes smoothly come Feb. 1.
28
Dec
2017
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New St. Joseph president embraces collaborative leadership styleopens in new window
The new president of OSF HealthCare St. Joseph Medical Center introduces herself to the community and talks about her leadership style, family, and upcoming projects in Bloomington-Normal.
16
Nov
2017
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OSF HealthCare nationally recognized for innovation effortsopens in new window
Becker's Healthcare releases its 2017 list of 58 hospitals with innovation programs.
16
Oct
2017
www.beckershospitalreview.com