Trauma Center To Receive Multi-Million Dollar DonationFrom May of last year until March, it has cared for about 3,000 trauma patients.
Hospitals Must List Procedure Price Lists, But They're Not Always Easy To Find Or NavigateHow much would it cost to get a cast on your leg, or get an MRI? Effective Jan. 1, you should be able to tell just by going to the hospital’s website. However, CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker discovered those price lists are sometimes hard to find, and often confusing.
Two Patients Get Triple-Organ Transplants The Same Day At University Of Chicago MedicineTwo 29-year-old transplant patients who underwent the same rare surgeries at University of Chicago Medicine made history after receiving triple-organ transplants to replace their hearts, livers and kidneys--which were all failing.
Man Shot During Robbery In Back Of The YardsA 28-year-old man is hospitalized after being shot during a robbery in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.
University Of Chicago Trauma Center Treats More Than 270 Patients In First MonthThe University of Chicago Medicine’s new South side trauma center has been open for one month and is already one of the busiest in the city.
University Of Chicago Medicine Opens New Trauma CenterThe University of Chicago has opened its new Level 1 adult trauma center, the first such emergency department on the South Side in nearly 30 years.
University Of Chicago Gets Final Approval For New Trauma Center, To Open May 1The Illinois Department of Public Health has given the university final approval for the trauma center at its new emergency room, which opened in December.
Taking Pricey Prostate Cancer Drug With Food Might Boost Effects, Cut CostsTaking Zytiga with food instead of while fasting could cut out-of-pocket costs by up to 75 percent for prostate cancer patients.
Lack Of Sleep Can Increase Risk Of DiabetesToday is Diabetes Alert Day, and the American Diabetes Association wants you to pay attention.
University Of Chicago Medicine Opens New Emergency DepartmentThe $39 million facility will help alleviate overcrowding at the university’s Hyde Park hospital campus.
Spike In Flu Cases Prompts Restricted Visitation At U. Of C. HospitalStarting Wednesday morning, visiting patients at The University of Chicago Medical Center will be a bit more difficult.
University Of Chicago Trauma Center To Open In 2018The university broke ground for the project in September 2016. The hospital hasn’t offered adult trauma care in more than 25 years.
Duchossois Family Gives $100 Million To University Of Chicago MedicineThe Duchossois family made a $100 million donation to University of Chicago Medicine, to help fund research on “a new science of wellness.”
State Panel Approves University Of Chicago Hospital Expansion A state panel has approved an expansion plan by University of Chicago Medicine that includes adding an adult trauma center and more patient beds to their medical center campus in Hyde Park, according to the university.
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.