Tag: Loyola University Medical Center

Loyola Gottlieb Receives Highest Grade For Patient Safety In Leapfrog Report

Thursday, May 3, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A surgery theater inside of Loyola Gottlieb Memorial Hospital. | Loyola Medicine 

Loyola Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, 701 W. North Ave. in Melrose Park, was recently one of just 37 Illinois hospitals that received the highest grade for patient safety standards in the country.

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Woman Who Paid $10K In Bitcoin To Have Lover’s Wife Killed Was Loyola Nurse

Thursday, April 19, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

Featured Image: Tina Jones | DuPage County State’s Attorney’s Office

A woman who in January allegedly tried paying a “dark-web” company at least $10,000 in the encrypted digital currency bitcoin to kill the wife of the man with whom she had been having an affair was a nurse at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, according to a report in the Daily Herald.

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At Loyola, Cardinal Cupich Addresses Gun Violence Epidemic

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Cardinal Blase J. Cupich visits Loyola Medical Center on April 17. | Courtesy Loyola Medicine   

During a visit to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood on April 17, Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, the Archbishop of Chicago, told a gathering of doctors, nurses and chaplains at the hospital that he supports the Gun Dealer Licensing Act (or SB 1657).

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Jan. 8 Bellwood Shooting Now Being Treated As Homicide After Man Dies

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 1/14/18

Featured image: Lazarrek Ellis, who was fatally shot on Jan. 8 | Facebook 

Local law enforcement officials are treating a shooting that happened outside of a Bellwood nightclub on Jan. 8 as a homicide after a man was pronounced dead at Loyola University Medical Center not long after the incident.

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Loyola Records Record Spike In Flu Cases, Implements Flu Visitor Restrictions

Friday, January 5, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Last month, Loyola University Medical Center tested more than 1,200 patients experiencing flu-like symptoms such as coughing, headaches and fever — 357 of whom had a lab-confirmed case of influenza, according to Dr. Jorge Parada, the medical director of Loyola’s infection prevention and control program.

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DCFS Investigating Broadview Toddler’s Christmas Eve Death

Tuesday, January 2, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

According to multiple media reports, officials with the Department of Children and Family Services are investigating claims that a 1-year-old Broadview boy who died on Christmas Eve was neglected.

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