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Loyola Emergency Medicine Participates in Portage Creek Scouting District First Aid Meet

On Saturday, March 4, members of Loyola Medicine’s department of emergency medicine, led by Mark Cichon, DO, served as jurors and guest speakers for the Portage Creek Scouting District First Aid Meet at the Lyons Township High School Corral
16-Mar-2023 3:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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More Effective, Non-invasive Test Uses Artificial Intelligence to Detect Blocked Arteries

Use of FFRCT as a diagnostic tool has become more widespread since 2021, when the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association endorsed FFRCT as a clinical pathway in its updated guidelines for chest pain evaluation and diagnosis....
16-Feb-2023 12:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Neurology Department Chair José Biller, MD, Receives the American Heart Association's William M. Feinberg Award for Excellence in Clinical Stroke

José Biller, MD, FACP, FAAN, FANA, FAHA, chair of the Loyola Medicine department of neurology and professor of neurology and neurological surgery at Loyola University Chicago's Stritch School of Medicine, has received the American Heart...
9-Feb-2023 3:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

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New Facilities Increase Access at Sojourner House Medical Respite Program

Since its opening in 2019, Sojourner House, a medical respite program in partnership with MacNeal Hospital and Housing Forward, has provided a safe place for patients experiencing homelessness to recover and heal. With the installation of lifts both...
26-Jan-2023 1:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Baby Boom: 5 MacNeal Hospital Birthing Center Staff Members Pregnant at Once

The staff at the MacNeal Hospital Birthing Center is experiencing a unique baby boom. Five nurses in the units that care for new mothers and their babies are expecting babies of their own in the coming months.
19-Jan-2023 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Best of Proviso Township to Host its “Holiday Lights and Love Caravan” in Front of Loyola University Medical Center

A “Holiday Lights and Love Caravan” vehicle parade to provide holiday cheer for patients and staff.
29-Dec-2022 5:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Moxi the Robot Joins the Team at MacNeal Hospital

Moxi, a four-foot-tall robot, can be seen roaming the halls delivering medication, supplies, lab samples, and more. By picking up simple tasks, Moxi's helping nurses and other colleagues concentrate on what they do best, care for patients.
21-Dec-2022 1:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Elf on the Shelf Visits Children at Loyola University Medical Center

This holiday season, children at Loyola University Medical Center got a visit from a real-life Elf on the Shelf.
21-Dec-2022 12:45 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Joshua Carson, MD, Director of Loyola Medicine Burn Center, is Available Discuss Burn Prevention and Treatment During Burn Awareness Week

3-Feb-2023 1:15 PM EST

Loyola Medicine Section Chief of Hematology Available to Discuss Liam Hendriks' Cancer Diagnosis

9-Jan-2023 11:05 AM EST

Sports Medicine Experts Available to Discuss Damar Hamlin's Injury

3-Jan-2023 6:00 PM EST

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Sports Medicine Experts Available to Discuss Tua Tagovailoa and NFL Concussion Protocol

19-Oct-2022 4:55 PM EDT

Loyola Medicine Pediatric Experts Available to Discuss Possible Approval of COVID-19 Vaccines for Children Under 5

15-Jun-2022 11:30 AM EDT

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Loyola Medicine Infectious Disease Experts Available to Discuss Monkeypox

3-Jun-2022 12:40 PM EDT

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Frying Your Turkey This Thanksgiving? Loyola Medicine Tips to Prevent a Serious Burn Injury

As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, Joshua Carson, MD, regional director of Loyola Medicine's Burn Center is reminding everyone to be vigilant to prevent burn injuries around the holidays. Loyola's Burn Center is the largest in Illinois and is...
23-Nov-2021 6:05 PM EST

Returning to School Sports Runs Low Risk for COVID-19 Infection, Say Loyola Medicine Experts

As students head back to school this fall, sports medicine physicians with Loyola Medicine say the risk of COVID-19 exposure among student athletes is low. As the Delta variant of COVID-19 continues to spread across the U.S., Nathaniel Jones, MD, a...
8-Sep-2021 2:05 PM EDT

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Loyola Medicine, a member of Trinity Health, is a quaternary care system based in Chicago's western suburbs that includes Loyola University Medical Center (LUMC), Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, MacNeal Hospital and convenient locations offering primary and specialty care services from more than 1,800 physicians throughout Cook, Will and DuPage counties. LUMC is a 547-licensed-bed hospital in Maywood that includes the William G. & Mary A. Ryan Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine, the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, a Level 1 trauma center, Illinois's largest burn center, a certified comprehensive stroke center and a children’s hospital. Having delivered compassionate care for more than 50 years, Loyola also trains the next generation of caregivers through its academic affiliation with Loyola University Chicago’s Stritch School of Medicine and Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing. Gottlieb is a 247-licensed-bed community hospital in Melrose Park with 180 physician offices, an adult day care program, the Gottlieb Center for Fitness, the Loyola Center for Metabolic Surgery and Bariatric Care and the Loyola Cancer Care & Research facility at the Marjorie G. Weinberg Cancer Center. MacNeal Hospital is a 374-licensed-bed teaching hospital in Berwyn with advanced inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and psychiatric services, including acute rehabilitation, an inpatient skilled nursing facility and a 68-bed behavioral health program and community clinics. MacNeal has provided quality, patient-centered care to the near west suburbs since 1919. For more information, visit loyolamedicine.org.



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