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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

Non-Surgical Treatment for Painful Ovarian Varicose Veins
Dec 18 2014
Interventional Radiologists at Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center Perform Non-Surgical Treatment for Painful Ovarian Varicose Veins Varicose veins of the legs are twisted, enlarged veins near the surface of the skin. They’re easy to see and extremely common, affecting nearly 40 million Americans.
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A Christmas Tree for Cancer
Dec 17 2014
90-year-old Patient Wants to Share the Joy of the Holidays  A beautiful 12’ tree sits proudly in the treatment center at Presence Cancer Care in Joliet. It not only celebrates Christmas, but it represents life with and after cancer.
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A Christmas Tree for Cancer
Dec 16 2014
90-year-old Patient Wants to Share the Joy of the Holidays
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Top Quality Award
Dec 15 2014
Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®     Presence Saint Joseph Hospital Earns Recognition from The Joint Commission
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Medical Centers Seeking Volunteers
Dec 15 2014
Presence United Samaritans Medical Center in Danville and Presence Covenant Medical Center in Urbana are  in need of adult volunteers to serve in several areas. 
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Medical Centers Seeking Volunteers
Dec 15 2014
Presence United Samaritans Medical Center in Danville and Presence Covenant Medical Center in Urbana are  in need of adult volunteers to serve in several areas. 
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2014 Physician of the Year
Dec 12 2014
Presence Covenant Medical Center recently named B. Lakshmi, MD as the 2014 Physician of the Year.
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Presence St. Mary's Cancer Care Excels with Clinical Trials
Dec 11 2014
“Research opens an avenue for treatment that you may not already know,” Ann Lane explained. “It involves comparing the current standard of care with an additional treatment option with the results possibly leading to an improved patient outcome.” Ann is a research nurse at Presence St. Mary’s Cancer Care in Bourbonnais.
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Childbirth Classes for 2015 Announced
Dec 10 2014
Even before their baby arrives, Presence Covenant Medical Center will help expecting parents prepare for the big moment. The Blessed Beginnings Birthing Center at Presence Covenant will offer the following education classes in 2015.
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