HSHS Holy Family Hospital is encouraging everyone to commit or recommit to healthy, smoke-free lives by participating in the American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout® event on November 21, 2019.
On Thursday, November 14, certified application counselors will be available by appointment only at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese to help individuals and families sign up for health care coverage through the Affordable Care Act. Individuals and families have from November 1 - December 15, 2019 to enroll.
The efforts of HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese to advance patient care and safety earned a 2019 Illinois Health and Hospital Association (IHA) Quality Excellence Achievement Award in the Small and Rural category, recently presented at the IHA Leadership Summit in Lombard. The award recognizes an impactful hospital initiative titled Our Journey to Zero Surgical Site Infections.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is a national campaign to increase awareness of the disease, encourage women to get their annual mammogram and to offer support to the over three million breast cancer survivors in the United States.