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11/17/2017
OSF HealthCare Granted Approval to Care for Advanced Life Support Patients in Streator
The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), the department of the Illinois state government sanctioned to help prevent disease and injury and regulate m...
11/07/2017
OSF Saint Elizabeth Receives Joint Commission 2017 Pioneers in Quality Recognition
The Joint Commission has recognized OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Medical Center as one of 11 hospitals in the nation to be selected as a 2017 Pioneers in Q...
10/31/2017
OSF HealthCare Hospitals Recognized by the Leapfrog Group
New Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades have been released, and some OSF HealthCare facilities are top of the class when it comes to patient safety.
10/31/2017
OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Receives an "A" for Patient Safety in the Fall 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade
The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades for Fall 2017 were released today, and Ottawa’s OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Medical Center topped the list among area ...
10/20/2017
$30.5M Renovation of OSF Center for Health – Streator
"What they said they were going to do, they did." That's how Streator, Illinois Mayor Jimmie Lansford sums up the commitment made by OSF HealthCare to make s...
10/04/2017
OSF HealthCare Enhances Care of Critically Ill Patients in the ICU
OSF HealthCare has rolled out OSF ConstantCare (eICU) at OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony’s Health Center.
09/26/2017
High Marks for Patient Care and Safety for OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Medical Center and OSF Center for Health-Streator
Ottawa, IL (September 25, 2017) – A recently competed survey by an independent health care accreditation organization awarded high marks to OSF HealthC...
07/26/2017
OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony's Health Center Names Nursing Excellence Awardees
OSF Saint Anthony’s recently named the 2017 Nursing Excellence Awardees in the areas of Clinical Excellence, Patient Advocacy/Outcomes, and Clinical Leadership.
07/12/2017
OSF HealthCare Saint James - John W. Albrecht Medical Center Earns ACR Accreditation
OSF HealthCare Saint James has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in magnetic resonance imaging as the result of a recent review by the American...
03/22/2017
OSF St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group Visitor Restrictions Lifted
The number of regional influenza cases has shown a significant decline over the past weeks. As a result, OSF St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group, Escanaba, ...