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Leading the Way in Interventional Radiology
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Little Company of Mary Hospital receives Stroke Honor Roll Achievement Award
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Join Scott Schimpke, M.D., on Thursday, September 5th, for a Special Presentation on Bariatric Updates
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Little Company of Mary’s Cherished Angel Perinatal Loss Support Group
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Little Company of Mary Hospital Receives Award for Heart Care for the Second Year in a Row
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Little Company of Mary Hospital Breaks Ground for Emergency Department Renovation Project
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Little Company of Mary Partners with Hologic to Bring the Latest in Breast Health to Our Community
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Managing Pain: Staying as Young as You Feel
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Ten Questions Women Should Ask about Cardiovascular Diseases
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Once Is Not Enough … Yearly Mammograms Save Lives

Leading the Way in Interventional Radiology

If you are like many people, Interventional Radiology (IR) may be the most important medical specialty you’ve never heard of. As one of healthcare’s newest specialties, IR is not yet as familiar as, say, oncology or cardiology. But for the last several years, IR has been quietly revolutionizing the treatment of many conditions, from liver…

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Little Company of Mary Hospital receives Stroke Honor Roll Achievement Award

Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers (LCMH) has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Honor Roll Elite Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest…

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Join Scott Schimpke, M.D., on Thursday, September 5th, for a Special Presentation on Bariatric Updates

On Thursday, September 5th, from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Scott Schimpke, M.D., fellowship-trained bariatric surgeon will be speaking at Little Company of Mary Hospital “In Balance” program, in The Link. ( 2800 West 95th St. Evergreen Park – North Pavilion). To register for this free event, call the Health Education Department at 708-423-5774. Dr….

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Little Company of Mary’s Cherished Angel Perinatal Loss Support Group

The unexpected death of a baby leaves parents with such deep heartache and sorrow. The invitation for caring, support and guidance during this difficult time of mourning is so invaluable to healing and is being offered by The Family Birth Center at Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH). The next meeting will take place on…

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Little Company of Mary Hospital Receives Award for Heart Care for the Second Year in a Row

Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH) has received the Mission: Lifeline® Gold Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks. Every year, more than 250,000 people experience an ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI),the deadliest type of heart attack,…

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Little Company of Mary Hospital Breaks Ground for Emergency Department Renovation Project

On Tuesday, August 6, 2019, Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH) celebrated the groundbreaking of the Emergency Department (ED) renovation/expansion project. The project is slated to take two years and increase the current footprint by 40 percent. The renovated emergency department will improve efficiency and patient throughput. Environmentally-friendly materials were thoughtfully chosen, which will enhance…

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Little Company of Mary Partners with Hologic to Bring the Latest in Breast Health to Our Community

Next Wednesday, July 24, 2019 from 2 to 4 p.m., Hologic’s demo mobile coach is coming to Little Company of Mary Hospital (LCMH). This is a technology showcase of best-in-class breast screening and interventional technologies that make a real difference in women’s lives. Don’t miss the launch of Hologic’s updated demo mobile coach. Join us…

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Managing Pain: Staying as Young as You Feel

Many of us feel young at heart, but our bodies don’t seem to be on the same page. About 80 percent of Americans ages 65 and older suffer from a chronic disease and 30 percent have three or more chronic diseases. In many cases, these conditions spell long-term pain. Research has shown that half of…

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Ten Questions Women Should Ask about Cardiovascular Diseases

Heart disease and stroke, two of the leading cardiovascular diseases, are the number one and three killers of women. There is much you can do to prevent these diseases, but first you must know your risks. The American Heart Association suggests that women ask their health care providers these 10 questions about heart disease and…

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Once Is Not Enough … Yearly Mammograms Save Lives

Most women are not doing everything they can to find breast cancer early — when survival rates may top 98 percent. And despite the fact that widespread use of screening mammograms has increased the number of breast cancers found before they cause any symptoms, many women in the U.S. over age 40 have not had…

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