Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Shark Tank’s Mark Cuban Talks Healthcare, Business, Wealth, Politics & Shark...

Judson University, Elgin - TV Personality, Entrepreneur and investor Mark Cuban drew a crowd of more than 400 people to...

Gov Pritzker Signs Bill Creating Regulatory Framework for PBMs, to Lower...

August 26, 2019 - Working to rein in the rising costs of prescription drugs in Illinois, Governor JB Pritzker signed legislation that...

Is Illinois Last in the Nation in Nursing Home Care?

State Capitol - The claims are that the quality of care in Illinois nursing homes is worse than in most other...

Catholic Bishops Condemn Proposed Abortion Bills

State Capitol, March 28, 2019 - Illinois Bishops from Springfield, Rockford, Joliet, and Archbishop Cupich of Chicago, hold a press conference...

Nurses Seek Limits on Number of Assigned Patients

State Capitol - The Illinois Nurses Assn, say they need the state to make it clear in the law that nurses...

AARP CALLS FOR TAX CREDITS FOR CAREGIVERS & REFORMS OF NURSING...

  State Capitol, March 6, 2019 -- Family caregivers could get a $1500 tax credit on incomes up to $75,000 under a bill...

Lawmakers Try Again to make “Tobacco 21” Illinois Law

State Capitol, February 5, 2019 - It was passed before but vetoed by then Gov Rauner. Now the American Lung Association...

Sen Dick Durbin’s Proposal to Keep Pharmaceutical Firms from Launching Sky-High...

Springfield - At the Center for Medical Innovation at Memorial Hospital, Sen Dick Durbin (D) proposed changes in the ability of pharmaceutical...

Illinois Report on Pregnancy and Deaths Shows Disturbing Findings

Chicago -- First Lady Diana Rauner and the Head of the Illinois Dept of Public Health, release the results of the first study of...

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...