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Ottawa, Illinois Quality & Safety News

09/05/2018
OSF St. Elizabeth Auxiliary Donates New Bladders Scanner to Hospital
Thanks to generous contributions, the OSF St. Elizabeth Auxiliary was able to purchase a new bladder scanner for OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Medical Center.
07/26/2018
OSF HealthCare Center for Health in Streator Earns ACR Ultrasound Accreditation
OSF Healthcare Center for Health in Streator has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in ultrasound as the result of an extensive review by the Am...
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...
04/24/2018
Leapfrog Safety Grades Released for OSF HealthCare Hospitals
Semi-annual safety grades have been released by The Leapfrog Group for hospitals across the country. Four OSF HealthCare hospitals earned the top grade of an...
04/05/2018
OSF HealthCare Center for Health - Streator Exterior Renovations Begin April 9
The OSF HealthCare Center for Health – Streator renovations are progressing ahead of schedule with exterior renovations to begin April 9, and community membe...
03/23/2018
OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital Among Those Honored with National Patient Safety Award
OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois, as part of the Children’s Hospitals’ Solutions for Patient Safety (SPS), has been recognize...
02/26/2018
OSF Saint Elizabeth Announces Advancements to Radiation Therapy
OSF HealthCare will soon be able to provide the most advanced radiation therapy available in LaSalle County. Officials announced Friday the addition of a Dis...
01/04/2018
A Lesson on Life Saving OSF HealthCare Hosts Readiness Training for OTHS
To enhance the medical safety and response at Ottawa Township High School (OTHS), Dr. David Chan, Director of Children’s Service Line for OSF HealthCare prov...
11/17/2017
OSF HealthCare Granted Approval to Care for Advanced Life Support Patients in Streator
The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), the department of the Illinois state government sanctioned to help prevent disease and injury and regulate m...
11/07/2017
OSF Saint Elizabeth Receives Joint Commission 2017 Pioneers in Quality Recognition
The Joint Commission has recognized OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Medical Center as one of 11 hospitals in the nation to be selected as a 2017 Pioneers in Q...