Recent News

Quality & Safety News

10/22/2014
OSF HealthCare Ebola Preparedness Efforts
In light of recent news regarding Ebola in the US, OSF HealthCare wants the public to know we are prepared in the event a patient is suspected of having Ebola.
10/03/2014
OSF St. Joseph Conducts Pandemic Drill
Beginning October 2 through October 4, 2014, OSF St. Joseph Medical Center is conducting a pandemic drill.
06/18/2014
OSF HealthCare and Intel-GE Care Innovations™ Collaborate on Innovation Research
OSF HealthCare and Intel-GE announce new partnership to look at the connection between patient data from the home with data collected in clinical settings.
06/10/2014
Emergency Helicopter Service Comes to Escanaba
A specially designated emergency helicopter will begin providing air medical transportation to the Escanaba area on Monday, June 9th.
05/22/2014
OSF Saint James Earns Stroke Designation from IDPH
The Illinois Department of Public Health has named OSF Saint James an Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital following the creation of stroke care systems in Illinois.
05/21/2014
OSF St. Joseph Earns Stroke Designation from IDPH
The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has named OSF St. Joseph Medical Center a Primary Stroke Center following the creation of stroke systems of c...
04/30/2014
OSF St. Joseph Awarded "A" for Patient Safety
For the fifth time in a row, OSF St. Joseph Medical Center was honored with an “A” grade in the Spring 2014 update to the Hospital Safety Score.
04/03/2014
OSF Life Flight Surpasses FAA Safety Guidelines
OSF Life Flight helicopters and flight crew members throughout Illinois all exceed minimum FAA standards.
10/04/2013
New Patient Safety Initiative Unveiled at OSF Saint Elizabeth
A new electronic monitoring system goes live this month within the intensive care unit (ICU) at OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center.
06/20/2013
Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Center
OSF Saint Anthony's has been recognized by The Joint Commission with Advanced Certification for Primary Stroke Centers.