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Improving Health & Community Well-Being

community benefits

Improving health within hospitals and beyond their walls—that’s what Illinois hospitals are doing every day to enhance individual health and community well-being. By providing $5.8 billion in community benefits, hospitals are serving the most vulnerable and communities as a whole. They're also developing programs and partnerships focused on wellness and access to care.

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Illinois Hospitals: Strengthening Communities

Recent News

  • Nov 19, 2019
  • IL Hospitals Doing More

Mayor Lightfoot, City to announce pilot program to support newborns, mothers at 4 Chicago hospitals

Mayor Lightfoot and Chicago Dept. of Public Health are expected to announce the launch of a new service  designed to support health and wellbeing of mothers, newborns and their families. ABC 7 TV

  • Nov 19, 2019
  • IL Hospitals Doing More

Hospital expands training on maternal distress

The Illinois Department of Public Health reports mortality rates for pregnant women are increasing. WAND TV

  • Nov 11, 2019
  • IL Hospitals Doing More

'See their eyes light up:' Non-profit group brings comfort to Chicago hospitals through live music

An award-winning group of talented musicians is sharing the healing power of music in hospitals around Chicago. ABC 7 TV