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Ottawa, Illinois Health & Wellness News

08/30/2018
Federal grant moves OSF HealthCare Streator rural health initiative forward
“It aligns perfectly with what we are trying to accomplish.” That’s how Don Damron views the $98,000 of Rural Health Network Development Planning funds re...
08/23/2018
OSF Unveils Two New Initiatives in Support of Streator Community
As OSF HealthCare continues its transformational work in Streator, the organization recently kicked off two new forward-thinking initiatives. Both projects a...
08/16/2018
Live Well Streator to Host Trail Walk on September 3
Live Well Streator is a new community collaborative recently launched, with the help of OSF HealthCare, to develop solutions that create new possibilities fo...
08/16/2018
Community Gardens Providing Traditional Benefits to Modern Health Care
Designing a new rural health care model in Streator means finding new solutions to the issues facing rural health care providers. It means, in part, finding ...
08/09/2018
OSF HealthCare Expands OB/GYN Services in Ottawa
OSF HealthCare has continued to expand women’s health services in Ottawa. OSF HealthCare Medical Group Obstetrics/Gynecology – Ottawa office, newly opened th...
08/09/2018
Live Well Streator Action Teams to Tackle Highest Health Priorities
A new community collaborative called Live Well Streator was recently launched to develop solutions that create new possibilities for healthier lives. Part o...
08/02/2018
Community Groups See Success with Pieces Iris Platform
Much like the common phrase, “It takes a village to raise a child,” OSF HealthCare has determined there’s no better way to improve the health of a community ...
07/19/2018
OSF HealthCare Medical Group - Ottawa Welcomes New Provider
OSF HealthCare Medical Group - Ottawa is pleased to welcome Austin Martin, M.D. to its staff.
07/19/2018
OSF HealthCare Requests Community Input on Health Needs Survey
OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Medical Center is requesting help from the local community to determine and prioritize health needs. A survey is now available...
07/12/2018
Recognizing a need, OSF HealthCare has committed to better behavioral health care
People in LaSalle County, like most of America, have faced long wait times for mental health services. OSF HealthCare, spotting an issue in need of fixing, h...