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05/03/2018
Helping to Fight the War on Drugs with Safe Disposal
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the United States is experiencing an epidemic of drug overdose deaths. Since 2000, the rat...
04/24/2018
Leapfrog Safety Grades Released for OSF HealthCare Hospitals
Semi-annual safety grades have been released by The Leapfrog Group for hospitals across the country. Four OSF HealthCare hospitals earned the top grade of an...
04/05/2018
OSF HealthCare Center for Health - Streator Exterior Renovations Begin April 9
The OSF HealthCare Center for Health – Streator renovations are progressing ahead of schedule with exterior renovations to begin April 9, and community membe...
03/23/2018
Visitor Restrictions Lifted at OSF HealthCare St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group
The number of regional influenza cases has shown a significant decline over the past weeks. As a result, OSF HealthCare St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group,...
03/23/2018
OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital Among Those Honored with National Patient Safety Award
OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois, as part of the Children’s Hospitals’ Solutions for Patient Safety (SPS), has been recognize...
03/14/2018
OSF Saint Anthony's Health Center Unveils New 3D Mammography Capabilities
OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony’s Health Center is an American College of Radiology accredited facility, and has invested in new 3D tomosynthesis mammography te...
02/26/2018
OSF Saint Elizabeth Announces Advancements to Radiation Therapy
OSF HealthCare will soon be able to provide the most advanced radiation therapy available in LaSalle County. Officials announced Friday the addition of a Dis...
01/11/2018
Peoria City/County Health Department and Area Hospitals Offer Suggestions to Stop the Spread of Flu
Sick with the flu? Stay at home.
01/09/2018
Increase in Seasonal Illnesses noted at OSF HealthCare St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group
OSF HealthCare St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group is asking that the public continue to limit visits to the hospital. A steady increase in seasonal flu act...
01/04/2018
A Lesson on Life Saving OSF HealthCare Hosts Readiness Training for OTHS
To enhance the medical safety and response at Ottawa Township High School (OTHS), Dr. David Chan, Director of Children’s Service Line for OSF HealthCare prov...