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June
19,
2020
| 09:25 PM America/Chicago
In April, Peoria-based OSF HealthCare implemented its Pandemic Health Worker (PHW) program to ensure community members get the care they need without leaving home. A PHW serves as a connection between medical care providers and individuals who are
June
18,
2020
| 06:09 PM America/Chicago
The first official day of summer is quickly approaching on June 20. When the pandemic began, gyms closed and stay-at-home orders went into effect – causing many to cozy up on the couch. With both summer and the “new normal” right around the corner,
June
17,
2020
| 09:32 PM America/Chicago
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way many services are delivered. From ordering your groceries on an app to checking in with your physician online, we are using technology to continue our way of life while respecting physical distance
June
11,
2020
| 09:38 PM America/Chicago
When Judy Winkler injured her knee in early March, little did she expect it would take a month to have an MRI to find out just how bad the injury was, and three months before she could have arthroscopic surgery to repair what turned out to be two
OSF-Sponsored End of the School Year Bash Continues Efforts to Provide Resourcesopens in new window
The 6th Annual End of School Year Bash continued to celebrate student achievement by providing school supplies and essential items to families in need. OSF HealthCare was among a select group of sponsors for this event.
29
Jun
2020
week.com
OSF Innovation Leader is Changing HealthCare and Improving Livesopens in new window
Get to know Dr. John Vozenilek, vice president and chief medical officer for innovation and digital health through this profile for Peoria Magazines.
25
Jun
2020
www.peoriamagazines.com
Michelle Conger of OSF HealthCare Shares Digital Health Insights with Chicago-based Becker's Healthcareopens in new window
This Becker's Healthcare podcast features Michelle Conger, Chief Strategy Officer for OSF Healthcare and CEO of OSF Gabriel Digital Health. She discusses how her role as CSO has changed during the pandemic, how OSF is helping those infected by COVID-19, and more.
25
Jun
2020
blubrry.com
After 43 Years, Nurse And COVID-19 Survivor Retires From OSF Little Company of Maryopens in new window
Before Patti Vaughan retired Monday after 43 years as a registered nurse at Little Company of Mary, she took a slight COVID-19 detour. She became seriously ill but then recovered and refused to retire early because she said being an OSF nurse wasn't a job, it was a calling.
17
Jun
2020
patch.com
Voices from the Pandemicopens in new window
A community project called "Next to Normal Story Slam" allows individuals to share stories that promote understanding of their personal experience and often focus on a theme. The latest effort has gone virtual and so videos are shared including this one from OSF HealthCare St. Joseph Medical Center Nursing Supervisor Sheri Piper. WGLT Radio featured Sheri's story on it's podcast, "The Leadoff"and it is featured at about 4:30 seconds into the podcast and runs a little over two minutes. Take a listen.
04
Jun
2020
www.wglt.org