How Do I Use My Health Insurance?A main goal of Obamacare is to switch the nation’s healthcare system from one that focuses on treating illness to one that works to prevent illness and promote health and longevity.
Where Can I Get Care?Your insurance company and state government maintain directories of doctors. These can be great starting places for learning where to get care.
Libertyville Man, 66, Claims Attack By Hospital SecurityA lawsuit claims that a 66-year-old Libertyville man suffering a mini-stroke was threatened, beaten and even bitten by a group of security guards at Advocate Condell Medical Center after attempting to leave following a wait of more than six hours.
$4.7M Judgment Against St James Hospital, ER DoctorA Cook County Circuit Court jury has awarded $4.7 million to the family of a 49-year-old woman who was left brain dead after emergency room doctors at St. James Hospital of Olympia Fields failed to open her airways seven years ago
Hospitals Already Seeing Patients Suffering From Heat WaveThis summer's first serious heat wave is already causing problems for a lot of people. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports that at Stroger Hospital, doctors are seeing more heat-related health issues.
New State-Of-The-Art Emergency Room Opens At RushThe first phase of the opening of the new Rush University Medical Center began Friday, as the hospital’s state-of-the-art emergency department begins operating.
Report: Quenneville Suffered Internal BleedingChicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville is recovering Tuesday night after experiencing what is described as severe discomfort while at his suburban Chicago home.
Quenneville Recovering In HospitalChicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville was sent to the emergency room Tuesday night after experiencing what is described as severe discomfort while at his suburban Chicago home.
Ambulance Runs End At Provident HospitalEffective now, Provident Hospital of Cook County is no longer accepting ambulances at its emergency room.
Protesters Ask U Of C Hospitals To Reopen Trauma CenterAs Provident Hospital postponed its decision to stop accepting ambulance runs, protesters called on the nearby University of Chicago Hospitals to restore its adult emergency room to trauma center status.
Provident Hospital Won't Accept Ambulance RunsProvident Hospital of Cook County plans to drastically reduce its emergency services starting Saturday when it will no longer accept ambulance runs.