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Open Enrollment For Affordable Care Act Underway In Illinois

The latest open enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act's health insurance exchanges kicked off November 1. Originally published on Progress Illinois.

Aimee Sharp
Aetna, Humana insurance merger

Aetna, Humana Insurance Merger Could Hurt Competition in Illinois, AMA Says

Originally published by the Chicago Tribune - a merger between Aetna and Humana could threaten the quality of health care in IL according to the AMA.

Aimee Sharp
Safe Disposal of Medication

Walgreens Launches Program For Safe Disposal Of Medication

In this article from CBS Chicago, you can learn more about the new kiosks inside Walgreens stores for the safe disposal of medication.

Aimee Sharp
Minimum wage for home health workers

$15 Minimum Wage For Home Health Workers Passes Illinois Senate

A bill establishing a $15 minimum wage for home health workers has passed Illinois senate, and is moving on to Illinois house for approval.

Sarah McIlvaine
Trauma Center

Mount Sinai Hospital to Bring CeaseFire’s Proven Violence Prevention Program to its Trauma Center

As of April, CeaseFire hospital responders will be on call 24 hrs/day to counsel and support every patient arriving at Mount Sinai’s Level One trauma center

Aimee Sharp
Disability Conference

Disability Conference Provides Perspective

A disability conference took place at Southeast High School in February, 2016 By Tamara...

Aimee Sharp
Illinois Incontinence Supplies RFP

Alert: Illinois Medicaid Releases Sole Source Provider RFP for Incontinence Supplies

The Illinois Dept. of Healthcare and Family Services recently released an Incontinence Supplies RFP seeking a single supplier for all Medicaid beneficiaries

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS

High Blood Sugar Might Raise Risk of Complications After a Heart Attack or Stroke

By Editor for the Lawndale News Here’s one more reason folks living with diabetes or pre-diabetes...

Aimee Sharp

Erna Colborn: A Huge Step Forward in Fight Against Alzheimer’s

By Erna Colborn for The State Journal-Register In recent years, the political climate in...

Aimee Sharp

Chicago Joins White House’s Healthy Communities Challenge

Originally Published by The Lawndale News Building on Chicago’s ongoing efforts to ensure that its...

Aimee Sharp
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