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2014-09-25 16:26:53

NAPERVILLE, Ill. and ELMHURST, Ill., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The first full year of operation for Edward-Elmhurst Healthcare resulted in a strong financial performance for the system. In just-released audited financial statements for fiscal year (FY) 2014 (July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2014), Edward-Elmhurst Healthcare reported: -- Revenue of nearly $1.1 billion ($1,083,423,000), 9.7 percent higher than FY 2013 -- Operating income of $3.9 million, a $22 million...

2014-05-15 16:28:05

With terms finalized, next course: regulatory approval CHICAGO and WINFIELD, Ill., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The governing boards for Cadence Health and Northwestern Memorial HealthCare (NMHC) approved the definitive agreement to combine the two health systems. Subject to regulatory approvals, the combination would form an integrated academic healthcare delivery system spanning more than 60 sites of care across Chicago and its suburbs, including four hospitals, and more...

2014-04-23 16:22:07

NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Brandon Marshall Foundation, Starved Rock Harley-Davidson and Linden Oaks at Edward are teaming up in an effort to increase awareness of mental illness and raise funds for mental health treatment. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140423/77803 The organizations are presenting the Brandon Marshall Mental Health Awareness Ride on Saturday, May 31. The event will begin at 8 a.m. at the Linden Oaks Outpatient Center, 1335 N. Mill...

2014-02-25 12:27:45

Expansion creates one of the broadest networks for HMO patients in Illinois ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, DOWNERS GROVE, ELMHURST and NAPERVILLE, Ill., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Community Healthcare's (NCH) Physician Hospital Organization (PHO) has agreed to join Illinois Health Partners (IHP), effective immediately. More than 500 physicians who represent Northwest Community Health Partners, NCH's PHO, and NCH's Clinical Integration Program will be joining the IHP network,...

2013-11-27 23:20:27

Becker's Hospital Review has published the 2013 edition of its list, "300 Hospital and Health System Leaders to Know," which recognizes healthcare leaders from hospitals and health systems across the country. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 Becker's Hospital Review has published the 2013 edition of its list, "300 Hospital and Health System Leaders to Know," which recognizes healthcare leaders from hospitals and health systems across the country. Leaders...

2013-09-30 23:02:01

Becker's Hospital Review has published its list of "130 Women Hospital and Health System Leaders to Know," which recognizes female leaders of hospitals and health systems across the country. (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Becker's Hospital Review has published its list of "130 Women Hospital and Health System Leaders to Know," which recognizes female leaders of hospitals and health systems across the country. The women featured in this list have demonstrated a...

2013-08-01 23:03:12

Victory Medical Center Landmark will hold a community open house on August 1, 2013. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 Victory Healthcare celebrates the grand opening of their newest location in San Antonio, a state-of-the-art facility on the city’s Northwest Side. The new Victory Medical Center Landmark is located at 5330 N. Loop 1604 West at the intersection of Vance Jackson Road and Loop 1604. “It is an honor to open the doors of our newest Medical Center in San Antonio,”...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'