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Ottawa, Illinois Quality & Safety News

03/30/2020
OSF HealthCare Limiting and Screening Visitors
To protect the health and safety of patients, visitors, and employees, OSF HealthCare facilities in Mendota, Ottawa, and Streator will implement a strict NO ...
02/06/2020
OSF Saint Elizabeth Achieves Acute Stroke Ready Hospital Designation
OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa, Illinois, has received designation as an Acute Stroke Ready Hospital (ASRH) from the Illinois Depart...
01/09/2020
OSF Center for Health - Streator Earns ACR Nuclear Medicine Accreditation
OSF Center for Health - Streator has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in nuclear medicine as the result of an extensive review by the American...
01/07/2020
OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center Requesting Public to Limit Visits
To protect patients, family members and staff during this time of increased seasonal flu activity and other upper respiratory illnesses, OSF HealthCare Saint...
11/14/2019
OSF Saint Elizabeth recognized nationally for high quality surgical care
The American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP®) has recognized OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Medical Center as o...
11/14/2019
OSF HealthCare in Ottawa and Rockford Named Among 2019 Top Hospitals
The health care watchdog agency Leapfrog Group has announced its top hospitals in 2019 and OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Medical Center and OSF HealthCare S...
11/07/2019
OSF HealthCare Hospitals Receive Top Grades for Patient Safety
Six OSF HealthCare hospitals achieved "A" grades in the latest Leapfrog Group ratings for patient safety.
10/23/2019
OSF HealthCare Earns ACR Accreditations
OSF HealthCare has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in mammography at OSF Medical Group – Ottawa and 3D mammography at OSF Center for Health –...
08/21/2019
ECMO at OSF Children’s Hospital of Illinois Recognized for Excellence in Life Support
OSF Children's Hospital has again been recognized for excellence in providing extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) to patients.
05/15/2019
OSF Saint Elizabeth Receives an 'A' for Patient Safety from the Leapfrog Group
New Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades have been announced by The Leapfrog Group, a national watchdog organization for patient safety. OSF HealthCare Saint Eliz...