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2021
October
14,
2021
| 16:52 PM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare has lost one of its most loyal and dedicated supporters in Charles “Chuck” Thomas, who passed away on October 8.Born and raised in Rockford, Thomas once aspired to be a Catholic priest but pursued a law career instead. During his notab...
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October
08,
2021
| 14:00 PM America/Chicago
As a health care Ministry, OSF HealthCare works to build strong relationships with like-minded health care providers, and is excited to announce that OSF HealthCare and Advanced Medical Transport (AMT) have entered into an agreement to transition all...
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October
05,
2021
| 16:05 PM America/Chicago
Renovation of the new OSF HealthCare Ministry Headquarters building in downtown Peoria is nearing completion. Members of the media were invited to see construction progress on October 5.Built in 1905, it was most recently known as the former Chase bu...
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October
04,
2021
| 10:51 AM America/Chicago
Kindred Healthcare, LLC (Kindred) and OSF HealthCare have received approval from state regulators to jointly own the Greater Peoria Specialty Hospital, which will now be known as the OSF HealthCare Transitional Care Hospital, located in Peoria, Illin...
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September
30,
2021
| 14:38 PM America/Chicago
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has announced that OSF HealthCare is the recipient of $943,644 in grant money through Round 2 of its COVID-19 Telehealth Program. This funding is part of more than $41 million in grant money awarded today b...
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September
09,
2021
| 15:35 PM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare, along with many community leaders, officially welcomed OSF Life Flight to its new hangar at Central Illinois Regional Airport (CIRA) in Bloomington with a ribbon cutting and blessing on Thursday, September 9.The new hangar provides a ...
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July
01,
2021
| 14:36 PM America/Chicago
What does the hospital of the future look like? OSF HealthCare, which has 15 hospitals throughout Illinois and the upper peninsula of Michigan, recently unveiled its OSF OnCall Digital Health building in Peoria, Illinois – where OSF HealthCare is hea...
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June
18,
2021
| 10:19 AM America/Chicago
As both an employer and a Ministry of Catholic health care, OSF HealthCare is called to be socially just and recognize the personal worth and dignity of every person served – including its own Mission Partners (employees).Effective in September, OSF ...
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June
17,
2021
| 11:14 AM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois has been recognized as a Best Children’s Hospital for 2021-22 by U.S. News & World Report.OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois was recognized among the top three children’s hospital in Illinois...
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May
28,
2021
| 12:13 PM America/Chicago
As we head into the summer months, kids will head outdoors for some fun in the sun. But during summertime the sun's rays are at their strongest, and parents must be even more vigilant about protecting their kids’ delicate skin.The risk for skin damag...
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April
27,
2021
| 09:23 AM America/Chicago
The Illinois Department of Health and Family Services (HFS) has announced that $750 million in funding is being made available over a five year period to focus on community needs, with an emphasis on addressing social and structural determinants of h...
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April
26,
2021
| 16:52 PM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare has been awarded a grant by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) to support the Pandemic Health Navigator program in Region 1, which includes Boone, Carroll, DeKalb, Jo Daviess, Lee, Ogle, Stephenson, Whiteside and Winnebago...
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April
23,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare is pleased to announce that effective May 1, patients who are enrolled in Meridian Medicaid will be able to access OSF HealthCare hospitals and physicians as part of their insurance plan. The coverage applies across the state and inclu...
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April
15,
2021
| 15:53 PM America/Chicago
At OSF HealthCare, we believe vaccinations against COVID-19 are our best shot to help end the pandemic. Because easy access to vaccines is imperative, we are proud to announce that anyone age 16 and older can now self-schedule a COVID-19 vaccination ...
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March
23,
2021
| 09:57 AM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare today announced its first successful implantation of a new device designed for proactive heart failure management, as part of a nationwide research study. The implant occurred at OSF HealthCare Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria on...
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March
09,
2021
| 15:09 PM America/Chicago
Kindred Healthcare, LLC (“Kindred”) and OSF HealthCare today announced a partnership agreement to provide rehabilitation and long-term acute care (“LTAC”) hospital services in central Illinois. Pursuant to the agreement, Kindred and OSF will work tog...
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March
04,
2021
| 16:38 PM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare is wholly committed to convenient access to cancer services for the communities it serves. As part of that commitment, OSF leaders broke ground Thursday, March 4, on an important component of the OSF Cancer Center in Bloomington.Thursd...
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February
26,
2021
| 11:09 AM America/Chicago
February is American Heart Month. As the month winds down, cardiologists hope that by raising awareness of heart disease, risk factors and prevention methods, the public can head into the year ahead armed with new heart health knowledge.“I’m really h...
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2020
December
29,
2020
| 15:33 PM America/Chicago
A study conducted at OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony Medical Center in Rockford, Illinois, showed the use of a new, local anesthetic significantly reduces pain and promotes faster recovery for patients following lumbar spinal fusion surgery.The lead res...
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December
21,
2020
| 17:33 PM America/Chicago
Contact: Paul Arco, Media Relations Coordinator, OSF HealthCare, Paul.A.Arco@osfhealthcare.org(San Francisco and Peoria, IL | Dec. 21, 2020) – Clearway Energy Group (“Clearway”) and OSF HealthCare announced today that the health care provider has sub...
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December
07,
2020
| 09:13 AM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare is excited to announce new additions to the leadership teams at OSF both HealthCare Heart of Mary Medical Center in Urbana and OSF HealthCare Sacred Heart Medical Center in Danville, in the position of vice president and chief nursing ...
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December
02,
2020
| 09:54 AM America/Chicago
Distillery Labs has named Paul Leamon as the organization’s first Executive Director. Distillery Labs, a technology and innovation center downtown Peoria, Illinois, is expected to open in 2021.Leamon, who has an extensive background as an entrepreneu...
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December
01,
2020
| 10:32 AM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare is proud to announce the addition of the OSF Cancer Center to the OSF St. Joseph Medical Center campus.Patients now have convenient access to OSF cancer services in Bloomington, including:Radiation therapyNurse navigatorInfusionGenetic...
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November
23,
2020
| 09:14 AM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare has named Harley Brooks, MD, chief medical officer and regional medical director of Specialty Services in Galesburg, Monmouth and Kewanee. This includes leading medical affairs for OSF HealthCare St. Mary Medical Center, OSF HealthCare...
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November
12,
2020
| 12:38 PM America/Chicago
OSF Ventures has joined an early round of funding for Madison, Wisconsin-based DotCom Therapy, a therapist-founded company specializing in skilled, face-to-face, online therapy services. Speech language pathologist Rachel Robinson founded the company...
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October
22,
2020
| 12:32 PM America/Chicago
The moment a person is diagnosed with breast cancer can be overwhelming, and some people may feel alone upon learning they have cancer. But no breast cancer patient should face their diagnosis and treatment alone. Finding a shoulder to lean on and a ...
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October
21,
2020
| 15:49 PM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony’s Health Center has hired a new president with a long history in hospital leadership in the St. Louis area. Jerry Rumph, MHA, FACHE, will oversee the day-to-day operations of OSF Saint Anthony’s and its other medical faci...
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October
14,
2020
| 11:28 AM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare has earned the 2020 CHIME Digital Health Most Wired recognition from the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME). This marks the ninth consecutive year OSF has achieved this honor. The CHIME Digital Health Mo...
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October
01,
2020
| 09:46 AM America/Chicago
Nearly 70% of people nearing retirement say they wish they had a better understanding of how Medicare works, according to a recent Nationwide survey. As Medicare enrollment season approaches, OSF HealthCare is taking steps to help patients and caregi...
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September
29,
2020
| 09:40 AM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare has been recognized by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) in the “Best Hospitals” issue of U.S. News & World Report as one of the top health systems in the U.S. for providing top quality care to heart patients in 2020. OSF Hea...
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