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Mendota, Illinois Quality & Safety News

01/07/2020
OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center Requesting Public to Limit Visits
To protect patients, family members and staff during this time of increased seasonal flu activity and other upper respiratory illnesses, OSF HealthCare Saint...
01/06/2020
OSF Saint Paul Medical Center achieves ‘4-Star’ HCAHPS rating, honored for excellence in quality of care outcomes
The Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network (ICAHN) recently recognized OSF Saint Paul Medical Center, Mendota, for its ongoing commitment to exceptional q...
11/14/2019
OSF HealthCare in Ottawa and Rockford Named Among 2019 Top Hospitals
The health care watchdog agency Leapfrog Group has announced its top hospitals in 2019 and OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Medical Center and OSF HealthCare S...
11/07/2019
OSF HealthCare Hospitals Receive Top Grades for Patient Safety
Six OSF HealthCare hospitals achieved "A" grades in the latest Leapfrog Group ratings for patient safety.
08/21/2019
ECMO at OSF Children’s Hospital of Illinois Recognized for Excellence in Life Support
OSF Children's Hospital has again been recognized for excellence in providing extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) to patients.
06/21/2019
Lighting The Way - New surgical device improves precision ans safety in certain procedures
It's not exactly like cutting along the dotted line, but it's very close. Since the beginning of the year, surgeons at OSF HealthCare Saint Paul Medical Ce...
05/15/2019
OSF Saint Elizabeth Receives an 'A' for Patient Safety from the Leapfrog Group
New Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades have been announced by The Leapfrog Group, a national watchdog organization for patient safety. OSF HealthCare Saint Eliz...
05/22/2018
Dispose of Prescription Drugs Safely at OSF HealthCare Saint Paul Medical Center
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...
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...
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.