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Join the revolution

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Stress, anxiety and depression are common mental health disorders. Approximately one in four adults in the U.S. suffers from problems that affect their mental and behavioral health in a given year. In fact, two in three people with a known mental health condition will never seek help. Because of this, OSF HealthCare aims to revolutionize… Continue Reading Join the revolution

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Honor God and Help People

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Honor God and Help People. This is the philosophy the Moeller family lives by and the core belief behind their decision to support the new OSF Moeller Cancer Center at OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony’s Health Center. This ­­­­$14 million dollar project is now complete and will advance cancer care technology and give patients the latest… Continue Reading Honor God and Help People

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Harvesting Hope

Friday, September 6, 2019

Tucked into the neighborhood by St. Ann’s Catholic Church on Louisa Street in Peoria is a 2.1-acre garden bursting with beans. And peas, strawberries, tomatoes, Swiss chard, okra, peppers—the list goes on. All kinds of good things grow in the Garden of Hope. But why is a hospital system like OSF HealthCare investing in a… Continue Reading Harvesting Hope

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Cultivating STEAM Talent

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

By Denise Molina-Weiger Employees with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) skills are crucial for research and development, creating and adopting innovations and working in technologically challenging jobs. In some fields, serious skilled manpower shortages are projected. That’s the case in health care, where there’s expected to be a shortage of physicians, nurses and… Continue Reading Cultivating STEAM Talent

Jay and Christine Akley

A Hero to Fellow Responders

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

First responders receive thousands of medical calls each year. They are first to arrive on the scene to provide emergency assistance. Thanks to the philanthropic spirit of Jay and Christina Akely of Popular Grove, paramedics and emergency medical services (EMS) students will be better equipped in emergency situations. Through the purchase of a new mobile… Continue Reading A Hero to Fellow Responders