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Presence Health is one of the largest health systems in Illinois, serving communities across the state. With more than 150 sites of care, there are always new stories to share. Here’s a look at the latest.

Recent News

Holy Family Medical Center to Award Honorable Dan Kotowski
Apr 17 2014
Des Plaines, Ill (April 17, 2014) – Presence Holy Family Medical Center will present Honorable Dan Kotowski, Illinois State Senator, 28th Di
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Vascular Disease to Be Topic at Lunch & Learn
Apr 16 2014
The Danville Family YMCA is hosting a free Lunch and Learn session on vascular disease at the facility on Wednesday, May 7 from 12:00-1:00pm: “Get Your Blood Pumping.”
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Free Kidney Screenings Offered by Presence St. Mary's Hospital
Apr 16 2014
Presence St. Mary’s Hospital and the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois have partnered to bring free kidney screenings to our community. The screenings will be held on Thursday, May 1, 2014, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., in the Franco Conference Center at Presence St. Mary’s Hospital, 500 W. Court Street, in Kankakee.
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Presence Saint Joseph Hospital Honors American Cancer Society with the Inspire Award for Exceptional Community Service
Apr 16 2014
Chicago, Illinois (April 16 2014) – Presence Saint Joseph Hospital recently honored the American Cancer Society with the Inspire Award for
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Free seminar will cover the basics of Medicare
Apr 15 2014
If you are newly eligible for Medicare, you know how overwhelming the choices can be. Get the information you need to navigate Medicare at a Medicare Basics Seminar offered by Presence Covenant Medical Center.
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Employee Giving Group to hold $5 Jewelry Sale
Apr 14 2014
The Employee Giving Group (EGG) of Presence Covenant Medical Center’s Foundation will be hosting a $5 Jewelry and Accessories Sale on Monday, April 28 and Tuesday, April 29.
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2014 Servant Leader Presence St. Mary's Foundation to Honor Claire McElroy
Apr 11 2014
The Foundation board of trustees of Presence St. Mary’s Hospital is pleased to honor Claire M. McElroy as the recipient of the 2014 Servant Leader of the Year award. A recognition dinner will be held on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at the Kankakee Country Club.
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Chore Day for Seniors to be Held
Apr 9 2014
Seniors age 60 and over in the Georgetown, Indianola, Sidell and Allerton areas can take advantage of free help around the house and yard on Saturday, April 26.
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Deadline Extended! Illiana Alzheimer's Alliance Caregiver Conference
Apr 9 2014
Caring for someone afflicted with Alzheimer’s disease can present daily challenges.  That’s why the Illiana Alzheimer’s Alliance (IAA) of Presence United Samaritans Medical Center’s Foundation is hosting a day-long conference for caregivers entitled “Alzheimer’s Disease Challenges & Choices,” on Thursda
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Foundation at Presence Covenant opens third funding cycle for FAITH2 progra...
Apr 8 2014
Local non-profit organizations are invited to apply for funding via the Presence Covenant Medical Center ‘Fund to Accelerate Innovation towards Healing & Hope,’ or FAITH2 program.
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