Recent News

Escanaba, Michigan Quality & Safety News

01/04/2019
OSF St. Francis Requests the Public Limit Visits
To protect patients, family members and staff during this time of increased seasonal flu activity and other upper respiratory illnesses, OSF HealthCare St. F...
12/04/2018
OSF St. Francis Hospital Designated 2018 Top Rural Hospital
Among thousands of hospitals in the country, OSF St. Francis Hospital received one of two Top Rural Hospital distinctions awarded in the State of Michigan an...
05/03/2018
Helping to Fight the War on Drugs with Safe Disposal
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
Visitor Restrictions Lifted at OSF HealthCare St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group
The number of regional influenza cases has shown a significant decline over the past weeks. As a result, OSF HealthCare St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group,...
01/09/2018
Increase in Seasonal Illnesses noted at OSF HealthCare St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group
OSF HealthCare St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group is asking that the public continue to limit visits to the hospital. A steady increase in seasonal flu act...
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.
03/22/2017
OSF St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group Visitor Restrictions Lifted
The number of regional influenza cases has shown a significant decline over the past weeks. As a result, OSF St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group, Escanaba, ...
08/16/2016
OSF St. Francis Hospital and Medical Group Adult and Child Sleep Diagnostic Center Receives Program Accreditation
OSF St. Francis Hospital and Medical Group Adult and Child Sleep Diagnostic Center in Escanaba recently received program accreditation from the American Acad...
03/11/2016
Visitor Restrictions
With an increase in influenza and other respiratory illnesses being reported community wide, OSF St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group is implementing visitor...
01/12/2016
OSF HealthCare Chosen to Build on ACO Success
OSF HealthCare has been selected to participate in a new accountable care model called the Next Generation ACO.