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Due to a recent surge in pediatric RSV and flu, we are allowing only visitors 18 years of age and older in our general inpatient (hospital) settings at this time for the safety of our patients, in line with Illinois Department of Public Health guidance. Read More

SCIP-2 Prophylactic Antibiotic Selection for Surgical Patients

A goal of prophylaxis with antibiotics is to use an agent that is safe, cost-effective, and has a spectrum of action that covers most of the probable intraoperative contaminants for the operation.

Our goal is to be in the top 10% of hospitals nationwide.  We have mult-disciplinary teams actively working to improve our performance in this area and others.