Updated: 10/09/2013 - The Women's Center at Rockford Health System is teaming up with A Silver Lining Foundation to provide free mammograms to uninsured and under-insured Stateliners.
Posted: 10/07/2013 - The FHN Foundation will move to new offices inside FHN Memorial Hospital in Freeport effective Wednesday, Oct. 9.
Posted: 10/07/2013 - Beloit Health System is offering walk-in mammograms on two Saturdays in October.
Posted: 09/25/2013 - A study by Rockford Health System Heart & Vascular Center Cardiologist Tajinderpal (Tony) Saraon, M.D. examined the connection between a patient’s endurance during a preoperative stress test and the surgical outcomes.
Posted: 09/25/2013 - Flu vaccines are available at the Boone County Health Department, from 1 – 4 p.m. every Wednesday at the walk-in clinic located at 1204 Logan Ave., Belvidere.
Posted: 09/24/2013 - Due to popular demand, FHN has expanded the hours for Walk-In Wednesday screening mammograms at the Women’s Diagnostic Center inside FHN Memorial Hospital in Freeport.
Posted: 09/24/2013 - Rockford Spine Center is pleased to announce a successful new procedure to correct severe deformities of the spine.
Updated: 09/24/2013 - Attorney General Lisa Madigan today urged the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to ban the sale of e-cigarettes to minors and to regulate ingredients and advertising of the popular and highly addictive products.
Posted: 09/23/2013 - FHN and UW e-Care in Madison marked three successful years of partnership on FHN’s eICU in August.
Posted: 09/23/2013 - Food and Drug Administration officials say they will begin regulating a new wave of applications and gadgets that work with smartphones to help users monitor their health.
Posted: 09/18/2013 - Many people suffer from neck and back pain for years without any permanent relief. The physicians at Rockford Spine Center specialize in treating several common spinal disorders. Join Christopher Sliva, MD for a free community health care talk on September 28th to learn more about your symptoms.
Posted: 09/13/2013 - OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center has announced that Colleen Klein, PhD, has been named the new vice president of Patient Care Services/chief nursing officer of OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, effective September 29, 2013.
Posted: 09/12/2013 - Crusader Community Health, a non-profit health center providing primary care services for people in need, is working with area Walgreens pharmacies to offer affordable and convenient prescription services to Crusader patients.
Posted: 09/10/2013 - Two Rosecrance staff members are among the first people in northern Illinois to be trained as instructors for a groundbreaking national initiative called Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) USA. The program is designed to educate the public about how to identify, understand and appropriately respond to people in crisis for mental health and substance use disorders.
Posted: 09/09/2013 - Doctors are hoping some changes to the flu vaccine will mean fewer people getting sick this upcoming flu season.
Posted: 09/09/2013 - Rockford Public Schools will dismiss two hours early on Tuesday, Sept. 10, because of the anticipated high temperatures and humidity.
Updated: 09/06/2013 - Motivate Personal Physical Rehabilitation is a unique outpatient therapy clinic that specializes in Pelvic Floor Therapy for men and women with issues relating to the muscles of the pelvic region.
Posted: 09/05/2013 - Savant Capital Management is hosting a free class on Tuesday, September 10 on Navigating the Medicare Maze.
Posted: 09/05/2013 - The Stephenson County Health Department is one of 82 local health departments in Illinois selected to participate in the outreach and enrollment effort for the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
Posted: 09/04/2013 - In order to help promote a healing and welcoming environment at FHN Memorial Hospital, FHN encourages patient visits.