Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Sen Durbin at City Club of Chicago Announces New HEAL Program...

From the City Club of Chicago - Sen Durbin on Monday, October 1, announced a new initiative with Chicago based hospitals, to engage in...

JB Pritzker Says Funding Mental Health and Substance Abuse Treatments Is...

From the City Club of Chicago -- JB Pritzker the Democratic nominee for Governor, reveals the struggles his mother went through as an alcoholic...

Paris, IL: Horizon Health’s Expansion Aids Paris’ Business Expansion

From Paris, Illinois -- It's a small city located on the Eastern edge of Illinois. Yet despite being so close to Indiana -- a...

President Trump Announces a New Initiative to Lower Pharmaceutical Prices

Washington May 11, 2018 - The Trump administration today rolled out a major new initiative in an effort to lower the cost of pharmaceutical drugs. The...

House Debate on HB-274, Regarding Birth Control for Young Women

State Capitol (April 27, 2018) Rep Michele Mussman (D) on April 27 sponsored HB-274, which sought to have Pharmacists allowed to fill birth control...

Atty General Lisa Madigan (D): Improve Healthcare for Sexual Assault Victims

Chicago - Attorney General Lisa Madigan urges the Illinois General Assembly to pass legislation that will help improve medical care for survivors of sexual...

Sec of State Jesse White Urges High Schoolers to Sign Up...

From Chicago: Sec of State Jesse White is joined by high school students as he works to raise awareness of the need for more...

IDPH Reports the Death Of An Individual Who Used Synthetic Cannabinoids

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is reporting the death of an individual who experienced severe bleeding and reported using synthetic...

The Hospital Assessment Program, the $3 1/2 Billion Issue You’ve Never...

CHICAGO (Mar. 12, 2018) – Governor Bruce Rauner signed bipartisan legislation today that protects safety net and rural hospitals while ensuring continued federal support for...

The Illinois Channel Has Lost a Champion, Illinois, a Medical Trailblazer,...

by Terry Martin Illinois Channel Executive Director Dr Neil Winston, was one of the original Board members of the Illinois Channel.  Earlier today, I learned that...