Tuesday, September 17, 2019

The Need to Manage Your Health and Fitness Needs After the...

From Springfield: We talk to Dr Nicole Florence and Dr David Sandercock of Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, about what those at 40 and older...

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...

Sec of State Jesse White, on Allowing Teenagers to be Transplant...

From Chicago:  Sec of State Jesse White, is joined by transplant recipients, and parents who lost a child and donated their child's organs.  We...

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...

Gov Bruce Rauner on the Millions to be Saved from Stopping...

From Chicago: Governor Rauner holds a press conference alongside a task force he assembled to fight healthcare fraud at all levels of government. Governor...

Managing Illinois’ Medicaid System to Fight Waste and Fraud, to Better...

From the State Capitol: We talk with Rep Patricia Bellock (R), on some of the problems associated with the Medicaid system in Illinois, and...

Encouraging the Use of Medical Marijuana in Lieu of Opiates

From the State Capitol:  We hear about the impact of those who have been prescribed opioids to treat pain, and other symptoms of a...

Public Health Officials Forced to Make Cuts, Eliminate Programs

We attend a press conference where several health officials express their concerns over what they say is a Public Health Funding Crisis in Illinois,...

Illinois Launches Prescription Monitoring Program to Cut Back Opioid Use via...

East St Louis -- With members of the medical community, Gov Rauner signed into law, SB-772, which requires doctors and pharmacies to use a...

Jesse White on Saving Lives Through Organ Donations

From Chicago:  Sec of State Jesse White speaks to the need for greater organ donations, which will save the lives of those in need....