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Addressing Health Disparities

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Communities of color have been disproportionately impacted by COVID-19, which has highlighted glaring health disparities. Illinois’ hospital community is engaged on this issue and recognizes the powerful voices protesting systemic racism. In a statement on health disparities, IHA President A.J. Wilhelmi and IHA Board Chair Philip M. Kambic identify the role of Illinois’ hospital community in striving to end health disparities, a key step in achieving racial justice, equality and inclusion.

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HEAL Report

COVID-19 Updates


IHA is working closely with health departments and government officials to ensure Illinois hospitals have the resources and support they need to respond to COVID-19. See our COVID-19 webpage for key resources, government updates, clinical guidance for providers and information from IHA on a range of issues, including federal policy, behavioral health and telehealth.

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Recent News in Healthcare

  • Jul 10, 2020
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Edward-Elmhurst Health thanks area legislators

Communities and state fight and recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, it is more critical than eve we have a strong healthcare delivery system that provides high-quality. Times Weekly Letter to Editor

  • Jul 10, 2020
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OSF HealthCare CFO: Future Revenues May Be Less Than Pre-COVID Levels

About four months into the COVID-19 pandemic, hospital finance leaders have had to reconfigure their strategies to adapt to the 'new normal' and guide their respective organizations. HlthLdrs Media

  • Jul 10, 2020
  • News from the Web

City task force releases roadmap to economic recovery from coronavirus pandemic

Mayor Lightfoot vowed Thursday to lead a “second Chicago renaissance” by following a roadmap to recovery from the economic devastation created by the coronavirus pandemic. Chicago Sun-Times

Leadership and Resiliency Virtual Speaker Series


What’s your post-pandemic strategy? Get a blueprint for success during “Leadership and Resiliency: Navigating Through and Beyond COVID-19,” IHA’s complimentary virtual speaker series. National experts will share methods to restore financial stability in your organization and implement key transformational strategies to enhance the health and wellness of all Illinoisans.

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