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Ottawa, Illinois Health Care Transformation News

08/15/2019
OSF HealthCare Receives $50,000 Grant for Redesigned Mobile Integrated Health
OSF HealthCare announced today it has received a $50,000 grant from Telligen Community Initiative (TCI), a private, Iowa-based charitable foundation. These f...
08/07/2019
OSF Introduces Faith Community Nursing to Streator
The OSF HealthCare Faith Community Nursing program is up and running in Streator, with community partnerships proving a key to success.
03/13/2019
Journey to Health - New Wellness Collaboration
Healthy You, a weight-loss collaborative between OSF HealthCare and the Ottawa YMCA is changing – for the better.
10/08/2018
OSF Medical Group Welcomes New Provider
OSF HealthCare Medical Group – Ottawa Starfire Drive is pleased to announce that Carrie Finley, Advanced Practice Nurse (APN), has joined Dr. Ushasri Koganti...
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
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
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
Caring for Those with the Greatest Needs
Hospital systems around the world share a common problem: a repetitive cycle of readmissions. Research shows there are a variety of reasons people end up ret...