Roseland Community Hospital and South Shore Hospital in Chicago say they do not receive enough money to stay open.
Total enrollment was remarkably stable despite Trump’s disdain for “Obamacare,” and multiple attempts by the Republican-led Congress to repeal it.
Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. It kills more women than men and claims more lives than all cancer types combined.
Northwestern Memorial Hospital, others finding that care by geriatrics-trained nurses in ER can cut the chances elderly end up with a hospital stay.
The ambitious goal, they say, is in the early planning stages, but the seismic nature of the announcement sent a shockwave through the health industry
A drop in smoking among Chicago teens comes after the city in 2016 raised the minimum age for buying tobacco products from 18 to 21.
The closing of the Englewood STI Specialty Clinic, 641 W. 63rd Street was closed on Jan. 12.
A west suburban Aurora high school has closed its campus for the rest of the week because of an increase in flu cases.
Despite its limited effectiveness this year, health experts still recommend a flu shot for most people.
The infected person was at O’Hare’s Terminal 5 on Jan. 9 and could have exposed others at the airport to the virus between 8:30 a.m. and noon.
The vote to honor a tax-increment-financing (TIF) subsidy promise to Illinois largest Catholic health system was 31 to 18.
Some aldermen oppose a $5.5 million subsidy to Presence Health, but Swedish Covenant Hospital got $4.6 million despite a similar anti-abortion stance.
The subsidy has stalled because of the health care giant’s policy of following the Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services.
People who have been vaccinated are at a low risk of contracting the virus.
BROWN: The issue has the advantage of differentiating him from one of his main competitors in the primary, as well as from Gov. Bruce Rauner.