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Ottawa, Illinois Quality & Safety News

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...
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...
06/21/2016
Children's Hospital of Illinois Pediatric Urology Ranked Among the Best by U.S. News & World Report
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Children’s Hospital of Illinois Pediatric Urology in the new 2016-17 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings.
04/28/2016
OSF Saint Elizabeth Earns Top Safety Score
The Spring 2016 Hospital Safety Scores were released this week, and Ottawa’s OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center has earned the highest letter grade.
02/10/2016
OSF Saint Elizabeth Achieves Stroke Ready Hospital Designation
OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa, Illinois has received designation as an Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital (ESRH) from the Illinois Department of P...
02/10/2016
Adult Congenital Heart Physicians Receive Advanced Certification
Dr. Marc Knepp and Dr. Suneetha Venkatapuram among first in the U.S. to receive certification in Adult Congenital Heart Disease
01/12/2016
OSF HealthCare Chosen to Build on ACO Success
OSF HealthCare has been selected to participate in a new accountable care model called the Next Generation ACO.
11/10/2015
Ottawa Hospital Earns Top Honor for Safety
The Fall 2015 Hospital Safety Scores were released last month, and Ottawa’s OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center topped the list.