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2014-08-14 12:28:47

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, and MAYWOOD, Ill., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS) of Arlington Heights, Ill., and Loyola University Health System (Loyola) of Maywood, Ill., are partnering to expand the breadth and reach of their pediatric service lines in the Chicago area. This new affiliation will benefit patients by building on and expanding the clinical program strengths of each health system, making them more available to the communities we...

2014-07-15 08:27:32

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked St. Alexius Medical Center in Hoffman Estates, Ill., and Alexian Brothers Medical Center (ABMC) in Elk Grove Village, Ill., among the top 10 Best Hospitals in the Chicago metropolitan area. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140714/126833 "We are honored to have earned this recognition again from U.S. News & World Report," says Mark A. Frey,...

2014-06-17 16:26:01

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. and HINSDALE, Ill., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), part of St. Louis-based Ascension Health and Adventist Midwest Health (AMH), part of Adventist Health System, announce the signing of a non-binding letter of intent to form a joint operating company (JOC). The letter calls for the two health systems to pursue a possible affiliation under which four AMH hospitals and five ABHS hospitals in suburban Chicago will join forces...

2013-09-13 23:03:57

Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) Renews for Five Years (PRWEB) September 13, 2013 Alexian Village of Milwaukee has been recertified by CARF for its excellence in service to their residents, staff professionalism and health care outcomes. Alexian Village was the first Milwaukee retirement community to receive this prestigious accreditation decades ago. CARF is an independent, non-profit organization whose mission is to advance the quality of services...


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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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