Provident Hospital Emergency Room To Reopen Monday After Changes To Improve Social DistancingThe emergency room was closed earlier this month after public health officials determined it was impossible to maintain proper social distancing with the existing configuration.
Venomous Caterpillar Sends Teen To The E.R. With 'The Worst Pain'It wasn't the kind of harmless little bug that kids find on playgrounds. It was a southern flannel moth caterpillar.
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.
Can I Pay For Contacts Or Glasses With My Health Insurance?Some insurance plans may include coverage for contacts and glasses, though most don't.
How Do I Choose A Doctor?Finding a new primary care physician takes time, patience and research. Start by considering your personal needs.
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.