2 Investigators: City, State Assumed The Other Was Inspecting Hospital KitchensCBS 2's Pam Zekman reports on the disconnect between two levels of government.
Romeoville Company Says Device Can Protect Health Care Workers Transporting PatientsA Chicago area company has joined the effort to stop the spread of Ebola. It has created a device that the company says would protect health care workers as they take patients to hospitals.
Advocate, NorthShore Hospitals To MergeAdvocate Health Care and NorthShore University HealthSystem plan to join forces to create Advocate NorthShore Health Partners, which would be the largest non-profit hospital system in Illinois.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.
How Do I Use My Health Insurance When I Visit A Doctor?To maximize the benefits of your insurance policy, you will likely need to choose a doctor from within your health plan’s network.
Rep. Rush, Activists Call For More Trauma Centers On South SideTrauma center deserts and the need for more trauma center services on the city's South Side were the focus of a news conference outside Jackson Park Hospital this morning.
2 Investigators: Are Hospitals Double-Billing Some Patients?Depending on how good or bad your insurance is -- or if you have no insurance at all -- you may get stuck paying excessive or duplicate charges and not even know it. CBS 2's Pam Zekman reports.
Some People You Should Know: Funny Bones ImprovCBS 2's Harry Porterfield introduces us to some performers who believe laughter is the best medicine.
More Illinois Clinics, Hospitals Got Products Linked To Meningitis OutbreakAn additional 49 Illinois hospitals and clinics may have received recalled products from a Massachusetts pharmacy linked to an outbreak of Fungal Meningitis.
Should Hospitals Lock Up Baby Formula To Promote Breast Feeding? While hospitals in Illinois are now required to take more steps to encourage mothers to breast-feed their newborns, New York is taking the additional measure of locking up hospitals' stockpile of infant formula.
Northwestern Memorial Ranks 12th On List Of Best HospitalsU.S. News & World Report placed Northwestern Memorial Hospital as the 12th on its list for best medical centers in the country this year.
State Senate OKs Measure Requiring Free Medical Care For PoorIllinois hospitals would be required to provide free care to some poor people under a bill being considered in Springfield.