Sun, June 26, 2011

La Rabida Children's Hospital Earns National Recognition for Medical Home programs

Hospital First in Illinois for NCQA Honor (CHICAGO) La Rabida Children’s Hospital recently earned recognition from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for its medical home programs, which offer high-quality, patient-centered, primary care to children with sp Read more...

Wed, June 15, 2011

La Rabida Nurses Profiled in Chicago Hospital News

Lynn Purdy, RN, and Rosalva Torres, MSN, RN, CCM, were featured in the May issue of Chicago Hospital News (CHN)  which focused on nursing issues and trends as part of its salute to National Nurses Week. CHN is a monthly, regional newspaper with an circulation est Read more...

Wed, June 15, 2011

Rishi Agrawal chosen to be part of city-wide health information exchange council

The Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council (MCHC) Read more...

Tue, June 14, 2011

La Rabida Nursing Conference featured in ADVANCE for Nurses

In Avoid Nursing Burnout, writer Robin Hocevar captures highlights of La Rabida Children's Hospital's Nursing Recharge conference on May 20. The story, published in the May issue includes photos and speaker quotes. ADVANCE magazines, trade journals published by Merion Publicatio Read more...

Wed, June 01, 2011

Ruby Roy, MD, Speaks Out Against Physicians who Turn Away Obese Patients

La Rabida's Ruby Roy, MD, told American Medical News (AMN) that it's "unethical" for physicians to refuse treatment to obese patients. Roy is featured in Should doctors ever turn away obese patients? which ran in the May 30 issue. The publication has a circulation 230,000, 90% of whic Read more...