OSF HealthCare News

Peoria’s OSF HealthCare leader ranks as top CFO

Peoria-based OSF HealthCare’s CFO Michael Allen has earned a place among the prestigious “150 Hospital and Health System CFOs to Know” selected by the monthly Becker’s Hospital Review publication, the Peoria Area Chamber announced recently.

OSF HealthCare receives award for stroke patient treatment

OSF HealthCare Illinois Neurological Institute has received recognition from the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association.

OSF HealthCare donates $1 million to expand University of Illinois College of Medicine sites

OSF HealthCare has donated $1 million to benefit two projects of the University of Illinois College of Medicine.

OSF HealthCare's Carrothers honored with Women to Watch Award

Michelle Carrothers, vice president of strategic reimbursement for OSF HealthCare, has been honored with a 2016 Women to Watch Award by the Illinois CPA Society.

FDA widens approval of heart procedure, aiding more OSF HealthCare patients

A heart procedure offered at OSF HealthCare will now be able to help more patients, thanks to FDA approval.

OSF HealthCare ranks in Becker's top 100

Chicago-based hospital business news source Becker's Hospital Review recently named Peoria’s OSF HealthCare to its list of “100 Accountable Care Organizations to Know” for its high standard of care, management, patient satisfaction and cost savings.

Pekin Family Practice joins OSF HealthCare, changes name

Pekin Family Practice, which includes the office of Dr. C. William Fisher, is now part of OSF HealthCare and will be called OSF Medical Group–Pekin.

OSF Healthcare hospitals in Galesburg, Pontiac make top 100 list

OSF St. Mary Medical Center in Galesburg and OSF Saint James-John W. Albrecht Medical Center in Pontiac, both operated bt OSF Healthcare in Peoria, were recently named among the  Top 100 Rural and Community Hospitals in the United States by iVantage.

Peoria-area veterans can use OSF HealthCare for some medical visits in Choice Provider Program

Peoria-based OSF HealthCare is participating in the Veterans Affairs (VA) Choice Provider Program, which means veterans living in communities served by OSF HealthCare may be eligible visit local health care providers without going to a Veterans Health Administration facility.

OSF HealthCare, Pekin Hospital, UnityPoint to offer advance health care planning

Peoria-based OSF HealthCare, Pekin Hospital and UnityPoint - Peoria are teaming up to offer two free public presentations about the importance of advance care planning.

State board approves emergency center at OSF HealthCare's Streator center

Peoria-based OSF HealthCare received unanimous approval Tuesday from the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board to offer a free-standing emergency center at its health center in Streator.

Ambulances allowed to transport Streator-area patients to urgent care

OSF HealthCare has been granted a waiver from the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) so ambulances can transport Streator-area patients to urgent care.

OSF Healthcare CEO elected Illinois hospital association board

OSF Healthcare System CEO Kevin Schoeplein recently was elected to the Illinois Health and Hospital Association's (IHA) board of trustees.

OSF Healthcare Care-A-Van making rounds in Peoria

OSF Healthcare's new Care-A-Van made its debut in Peoria recently, taking health care practitioners out into the community to serve those most in need.

OSF HealthCare takes over, renames St. Mary’s Hospital in Streator

OSF HealthCare System, based in Peoria, said Wednesday it took over St. Mary's Hospital site in Streator and renamed the facility OSF Center for Health - Streator.

OSF HealthCare CEO takes post with Illinois Catholic Heath Association

Peoria-based OSF HealthCare System CEO Kevin Schoeplein will represent the organization as a newly appointed CEO representative on the Illinois Catholic Health Association (ICHA) board of directors.

OSF Life Flight's new hangar open at Illinois Valley Regional Airport

Illinois Valley Regional Airport in Peru is home to OSF Aviation's new hangar and base, part of the company's 24-hour OSF Life Flight service.

Peoria's OSF HealthCare raises minimum wage to $10 per hour

Peoria-based OSF HealthCare raised the minimum wage for its approximately 480 mission partners, or employees, to $10 per hour this week.

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