Recent News

Ottawa, Illinois News

10/01/2014
OSF Saint Elizabeth Announces Arrival of Several New Physicians and Services
OSF Saint Elizabeth is pleased to unveil to the communities it serves a new sleep center, nephrology clinic, 3D mammography, and new pediatricians.
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.
05/21/2014
MCH Signs Letter of Intent to Join OSF HealthCare
Mendota Community Hospital has signed a Letter of Intent to affiliate with OSF Healthcare System, one of the largest integrated systems in Illinois.
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.
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.
10/30/2013
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.
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.
07/12/2013
Brian S. Rosborough, MD named Chief Medical Officer and Regional Director
A longtime Ottawa physician is set to take on dual leadership roles within OSF HealthCare as part of his recent promotion.
06/17/2013
Ottawa Regional Medical Center, a Part of OSF HealthCare, Introduces OSF myHealth
Ottawa area patients can now access portions of their electronic medical record (EMR).
02/01/2013
OSF Life Flight to Begin Full-Time Operations at Peru Base
A part-time OSF Life Flight helicopter stationed at Peru's Illinois Valley Regional Airport has upgraded to full-time availability.