West Suburban Medical Center has achieved The Leapfrog Award 13 years in a row! West Suburban was recognized as one of only 49 hospitals in the nation to have achieved ‘Straight A’s since 2012’ for its commitment to safety, by The Leapfrog Group. Read the news stories below.
Crain’s Chicago Business
New postpartum guidelines urge ‘4th trimester’ treatment for moms. Robbin Uchison, Director of the Family Birthplace at West Suburban Medical Center provides insight into the importance of more postpartum care. Read the article on the Orlando Sentinel.
Apr 25, 2018
Kip Adrian, MD, chair, EMS, West Suburban Medical Center is interviewed by Crain’s Chicago Business about a research study that shows that a rising number of gunshot victims are treated not at trauma centers but at community hospitals. Read the article.
First baby born at West Sub: Jack Darnall was born at 6:21 a.m. on New Year’s Day. Read more on Oak Park.com
Jan 3, 2017
West Suburban physician Carolyn Fitzpatrick, MD, family medicine, is featured in the Chicago Tribune offering medical expertise on the dangers of exposure to the cold. Dr. Fitzpatrick reminds readers that West Suburban Medical Center is able to assist people who need a warm place to stay
Dec 19, 2016