Articles tagged with 'innovation' | OSF HealthCare

OSF HealthCare - Archive (innovation)

2021
October
14,
2021
| 11:51 AM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare joins SWITCH, a new independent organization launched by City Tech Collaborative (City Tech), a Chicago-based urban solutions accelerator, to address health equity in Chicago. The Peoria, Illinois-based health system, which operates 15...
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September
30,
2021
| 14:58 PM America/Chicago
OSF Ventures has joined a $25 million investment in TailorMed, a leading financial navigation technology company that helps patients and health care organizations remove financial barriers to care.The corporate investment arm of OSF HealthCare joined...
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May
11,
2021
| 13:31 PM America/Chicago
OSF Innovation and its partners at the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria (UICOMP) and Illinois State University (ISU) in Normal, Illinois, have received a federal Human Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) grant of $10,000 to co...
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April
14,
2021
| 09:56 AM America/Chicago
Seven research projects are sharing slightly more than $400,000 in funding through the Jump ARCHES research and development program to address challenges and expand on lessons learned about COVID-19 vaccinations and testing.The Jump ARCHES program is...
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2020
September
15,
2020
| 12:32 PM America/Chicago
Middle ear infections are the leading cause of hearing loss, surgery and antibiotic use, especially in children who are misdiagnosed up to half of the time using the current technology. Knowing there is a need for better tools to diagnose and treat e...
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August
31,
2020
| 15:24 PM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare is leveraging what it has learned during the COVID-19 pandemic to improve breast cancer screening among minority and low-income patients. The Health Equity Action (HEAL) Lab and OSF Digital Health (SGDH) at the Jump Trading Simulation ...
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April
10,
2020
| 12:02 PM America/Chicago
OSF Ventures, the corporate investment arm of OSF HealthCare, joined in a $16 million Series B funding round in SilverCloud Health, provider of accessible, scalable, digital behavioral health care solutions. Funding will be used to expand the Ireland...
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2019
November
20,
2019
| 16:59 PM America/Chicago
When a patient recently came into an OSF HealthCare rural health care clinic with stomach issues, it turns out, there was a lot more going on than just a simple stomach ache. Physician Assistant Mandy Robinson learned from a new screening tool tha...
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October
30,
2019
| 11:36 AM America/Chicago
Companies such as 23andme and Ancestory.com are becoming more popular as people begin to consider how genetics can influence their health. But providers, including OSF HealthCare, are paying much more attention to a patient’s zip code these days. ...
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August
16,
2019
| 11:30 AM America/Chicago
Students hand-selected from across the curriculum at the University of Illinois in Chicago are advancing innovative solutions to solve the loneliness epidemic, particularly for older rural residents and they’ve come up with a solution for bringing th...
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August
12,
2019
| 10:56 AM America/Chicago
OSF Ventures has joined a $35 million funding round to support a start-up that’s developing a breakthrough handheld, AI ultrasound device that will allow health care providers to make critical, real-time diagnostic decisions.OSF Ventures, the investm...
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July
25,
2019
| 09:05 AM America/Chicago
OSF Ventures, the corporate investment arm of OSF HealthCare, has launched a second venture capital fund of $75 million to continue its strategy of supporting new technology, devices and services that offer improved and more cost efficient health car...
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July
16,
2019
| 10:40 AM America/Chicago
OSF HealthCare and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s (U of I) Grainger College of Engineering are growing their partnership to create the future of community wellness and health care by harnessing creativity and applying it to social a...
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May
20,
2019
| 12:20 PM America/Chicago
OSF Ventures, a part of OSF Innovation, is investing in Paradigm Diagnostics, a leading precision medicine company that is making advancements in cancer diagnostics.The corporate investment arm of OSF HealthCare has decided to strategically invest in...
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April
12,
2019
| 09:51 AM America/Chicago
The Oliver Wyman Podcast Audio Is it Impactful or Just "Cool"? Michelle says that within the past two years, the perception of “innovation” at OSF HealthCare has evolved from considering it as merely an intangible idea, to defining it as a phys...
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March
26,
2019
| 14:14 PM America/Chicago
A new collaboration between Peoria, Illinois-based OSF HealthCare and Redox, based in Madison, Wisconsin, will allow the health system to effectively integrate pilot programs and deploy digital health solutions to improve health for OSF HealthCare co...
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March
22,
2019
| 11:10 AM America/Chicago
What do you think is the medical invention that changed the world? That’s the question being posed to visitors of the Riverfront Museum in Peoria, Illinois as it hosts an exhibition, “10 Medical Inventions That Changed the World,” celebrating medi...
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March
19,
2019
| 10:34 AM America/Chicago
OSF Ventures, the corporate investment arm of OSF HealthCare, is joining other health care systems and strategic investors from within the healthcare industry as a limited partner in Boston-based LRVHealth. As part of LRVHealth’s collaborative innova...
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March
08,
2019
| 17:51 PM America/Chicago
With more than 113, 000 people waiting for organ transplants in the U.S., the man known as “The Father of Tissue Engineering” is working feverishly to find a way to produce organs outside of the body for life-saving transplants. Dr. Joseph Vacanti...
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February
12,
2019
| 15:58 PM America/Chicago
You’ve heard the expression ‘You don’t know what you don’t know’ and that certainly applies to high school students who are considering career options, particularly in the rapidly changing health care field. A select group of students from Wheelin...
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February
12,
2019
| 15:22 PM America/Chicago
 The OSF HealthCare Foundation announced the release today of a 22-page coloring-activity book that will likely change the course of coloring books for years to come. The book was made possible because of a $400,000 grant from PNC Foundation to expan...
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2017
November
30,
2017
| 15:33 PM America/Chicago
Through a generous $25,000 grant from the PNC Foundation, Jump Simulation has piloted an interactive game combining robotics and rehabilitation to engage children recovering from traumatic brain injuries. Developers plan to scale the project into a p...
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