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Ottawa, Illinois Quality & Safety News

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...
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.
10/31/2017
OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Receives an "A" for Patient Safety in the Fall 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade
The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades for Fall 2017 were released today, and Ottawa’s OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Medical Center topped the list among area ...
10/20/2017
$30.5M Renovation of OSF Center for Health – Streator
"What they said they were going to do, they did." That's how Streator, Illinois Mayor Jimmie Lansford sums up the commitment made by OSF HealthCare to make s...
09/26/2017
High Marks for Patient Care and Safety for OSF HealthCare Saint Elizabeth Medical Center and OSF Center for Health-Streator
Ottawa, IL (September 25, 2017) – A recently competed survey by an independent health care accreditation organization awarded high marks to OSF HealthC...
06/21/2016
Children's Hospital of Illinois Pediatric Urology Ranked Among the Best by U.S. News & World Report
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Children’s Hospital of Illinois Pediatric Urology in the new 2016-17 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings.
04/28/2016
OSF Saint Elizabeth Earns Top Safety Score
The Spring 2016 Hospital Safety Scores were released this week, and Ottawa’s OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center has earned the highest letter grade.
02/10/2016
OSF Saint Elizabeth Achieves Stroke Ready Hospital Designation
OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa, Illinois has received designation as an Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital (ESRH) from the Illinois Department of P...