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Supportive Care Progress: OSF Saint James

Contributed By: Carla Hannie, Palliative Care RN – OSF Saint James In the Beginning When OSF HealthCare started looking into developing a supportive care program, the palliative care team at OSF Saint James – John W. Albrecht Medical Center was developed with a core team consisting of a physician, acute care clinical coordinator nurse, hospice […]



Supportive Care Progress: OSF Saint Anthony

Contributed By: Amy Kroos, Registered Nurse – OSF Saint Anthony Palliative Care OSF Care Decisions is an advance care planning program designed and implemented corporately throughout the entire OSF system. The growth and success of OSF Care Decisions over the last five years at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center has made advance care planning a […]



Supportive Care Progress: OSF Saint Elizabeth

Contributed by: Nancy Tuftie, Director of Social Services – OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center The past 15 months, OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa, Illinois has been provided support from OSF Supportive Care Ministry in so many ways! We have been using a lot of time educating physicians and staff on advance care planning […]