U Of C Breaks Ground On Trauma Center Activists Have Long DemandedAfter years of protest, the University of Chicago listened. A grieving mother is grateful. CBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley reports.
Cook County's Trauma Center Marks 50th AnniversaryThe concept: Treat traumatically injured patients immediately with a team of specialists --- doctors, nurses, surgeons -- who remain their medical team through recovery.
State Panel To Consider University Of Chicago Hospital ExpansionOfficials at the University of Chicago were going before a state review board on Tuesday, seeking approval of their plan to add an adult trauma center and more patient beds to their medical center campus in Hyde Park.
University Of Chicago Seeks To Address Concerns In Report On Trauma Center PlanOfficials at the University of Chicago were countering some regulators' criticisms of their long-awaited plan to establish a Level One Trauma Center on their Hyde Park hospital campus.
University Of Chicago Unveils Trauma Center Plan, Proposed Hospital ExpansionThe $269 million expansion plan includes a new Level 1 adult trauma center that South Side residents have long demanded, and it increases the number of beds at the hospital by 30 percent.
University Of Chicago To Build Level 1 Adult Trauma Center In Hyde ParkThe University Of Chicago announced Thursday that it will build a Level 1 trauma center in Hyde Park, providing critical emergency care that had be lacking for South Side residents.
Inside Look At One Of Chicago Area’s Busiest Trauma CentersCBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot spent an evening in one of the busiest emergency rooms in the Chicago area to see what it's like, firsthand.
South Side Trauma Center Plan 'Still Not Enough' For Some ActivistsThe University of Chicago’s plan to create an adult trauma center on the South Side might be a victory for advocates who have been demanding such a facility for years, but it’s not good enough for some activists and at least one South Side alderman.
Trauma Center Activists Want 9 Comrades Released After Arrests At University Of ChicagoActivists seeking a trauma center at the University of Chicago Medical Center have demanded the immediate release of nine protesters who were arrested Wednesday night after barricading themselves inside school’s administration building.
Protesters Disrupt Mag Mile Traffic To Demand South Side Trauma CareThe protest was timed to coincide with a University of Chicago alumni event. The U of C, with its medical campus, has been a consistent target of criticism.
Durbin: Trauma Center At U Of C Hospital "Not A Casual Decision"U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin was trying to stay out of the dispute over whether the University of Chicago Medical Center should open a trauma center on its Hyde Park hospital campus.
Activists, Alumni Rally For Trauma Center At U Of C Activists pressing the University of Chicago to open a trauma center to treat victims of violence rather than have them taken miles away with potentially deadly consequences are using the University’s alumni weekend to try to make their point.