Recent News

Ottawa, Illinois News

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.
05/04/2015
Foundation Names New Executive Director
Tom Hammerton, President of OSF Healthcare Foundation, recently announced the promotion of Wendy Mitchell to Executive Director of the Foundation.
04/29/2015
OSF Saint Elizabeth Foundation Awards Scholarships to Local Students
High school seniors from Marquette Academy, Ottawa Township High School, Seneca High School, and Serena High School receive awards at hospital banquet.
04/01/2015
Mendota Community Hospital Now OSF Saint Paul Medical Center
OSF Saint Paul Medical Center, the newest member of the OSF Healthcare System, was welcomed into the Ministry April 1, 2015.
03/18/2015
New Leadership at OSF Saint Elizabeth
Ken Beutke will serve as Interim President for OSF Saint Elizabeth starting March 23, succeeding Bob Chaffin who served the last 10 years as President and CEO.
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.
11/07/2014
New Hospitalist Program Makes Doctors More Readily Available
Data demonstrates hospitalists provide better quality of care and patient satisfaction when compared to traditional care by primary physicians in the hospital.
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.