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Ottawa, Illinois Awards & Recognition News

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
11/13/2015
OSF Saint Elizabeth Volunteers Honored
A total of 333 volunteers contributed 39,415 hours of service within the last year, an amount that equals 19 full-time employees.
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.
06/10/2015
OSF Saint Elizabeth Recognized Nationally
Two national advertising competitions have recognized OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center for its excellence in health care marketing.
05/14/2015
OSF Ranked As High Performing Health System
OSF HealthCare has been ranked as one of the top performing health care systems in the country by Truven, an independent health care analytics research company.
11/14/2014
OSF Saint Elizabeth Awarded an “A” in Fall 2014 Hospital Safety Score
Local hospital commended for helping to raise the standards of health care nationwide, and demonstrating they’ve made the well-being of patients a top priority.
07/01/2014
Hospital Laboratory Receives Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval®
The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care.
05/06/2014
OSF Saint Elizabeth Attains ACR Accreditation in Mammography
The ACR gold seal of accreditation represents the highest level of image quality and patient safety. It is awarded only to facilities meeting ACR Standards.
10/30/2013
OSF Saint Elizabeth Earns “Top Performer on Key Quality Measures” Recognition
OSF Saint Elizabeth is one of 1,099 hospitals in the U.S. earning the distinction for excellence in accountability measure performance.