PMH receives 'Innovation' honors

PMH receives 'Innovation' honors

Perry Memorial Hospital's "In the Kitchen with Ashley" received an Honorable Mention designation in ICAHN's "Innovation of the Year" award category during ceremonies held November 14th at the I Hotel and Conference Center in Champaign. Pictured are Annette Schnabel, Perry Memorial Hospital CEO, Ashley Schwind, PMH Dietitian, and Pat Schou, ICAHN Executive Director.

Outstanding Young Leader

Outstanding Young Leader

Katie Meusel, RN, BSN, Clinic Manager, of Midwest Medical Clinic Group was named ICAHN's 2017 ICAHN "Outstanding Young Leader" during ceremonies held at the I Hotel and Conference Center, Champaign. She is shown with Tracy Bauer, Midwest Medical Center CEO, and Pat Schou, ICAHN Executive Director.

Innovation of the Year

Innovation of the Year

Kirby Medical Center's "Age Well, Live Well: Healthy Living at Every Age" program received ICAHN's Hospital "Innovation of the Year" honors during ceremonies held at the I Hotel and Conference Center, Champaign. Pictured are Pat Schou, ICAHN Executive Director; Leslie Sheets, RN, and Clinical Care Coordinator at Kirby Medical Group; Heidi Apperson, Director of Marketing and Communications for Kirby Medical Center; and Angie Charlet, ICAHN Director of Quality, Education Services and Compliance.

Rural Health Coach Program

Rural Health Coach Program

Memorial Hospital in Carthage collaborated with Western Illinois University to create the Rural Health Coach Program. This new program concept began with an internship partnership between Western and Memorial Hospital, in cooperation with the Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network. The 16-week "Rural Health Coach: From Theory to Practice" course is offered through independent study. Memorial Hospital and Sarah D. Culbertson Memorial Hospital each facilitate students and coordinate client visits.

Trailblazer Initiative

Rural physician recruitment, innovative pricing models and scientific marketing will be discussed during the next Trailblazer Initiative meeting on Friday, April 27.

Annual RHC Workshop

Registration for ICAHN's Annual RHC Workshop is now open. The one-day event will feature Patty Harper, CEO, InQuiseek, LLC. Click above for more details.

Value Initiative

In the Members in Action series, the American Hospital Association highlights how hospitals and health systems are implementing new value-based strategies to improve healthcare affordability. This feature highlights IRCCO's progress.

ICAHN Expo

Registration for the 2018 ICAHN Expo is now open for both hospital attendees and exhibitors. The event is slated for Thursday, May 3 at the Crowne Plaza, Springfield, IL. Click above for more details. 

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Cerner HealtheIntent selected

The Illinois Rural Community Care Organization selects Cerner HealtheIntent to help manage Medicare claims for the ACO. Click above for details.

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Employment Law for Supervisors

ICAHN and Barbara A. Weiner will offer a two-part webinar series on "Employment Law for Supervisors: Annual Review of What You Must Know" on Thursdays, April 19 and 26.

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