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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

MEDIA ADVISORYPresence Saint Joseph Hospital’s “Mom Network” Halloween Party
Oct 29 2014
WHAT:  Presence Saint Joseph Hospital’s Mom Network Halloween Party Great visuals of moms with newborns and other children under age
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Twice As Many Women Die of Stroke Than Breast Cancer Each Year
Oct 28 2014
Presence Neuroscience Institute Stroke Experts Get Patients to the Right Level of Care via Telehealth   
Presence Fortin Villa Learning Center Hosts Fall Festival
Oct 28 2014
Kankakee, Ill. – On Thursday, October 16, Presence Fortin Villa Learning Center celebrated the change in season at its annual Fall Family Festival, located at 1025 North Washington Avenue. The event featured carnival games, snacks and provided children who attend Fortin Villa with an early opportunity to wear their Halloween costumes. 
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Harvest View Receives Perfect Score from State Surveying Agency
Oct 28 2014
Herscher, Ill. – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) recently surveyed the assisted living community at Harvest View, located at 100 Harvestview Lane in Herscher, and found no infractions.   
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Presence a Paris. 2014 Annual Gala Raises Record Amount
Oct 28 2014
The City of Light swooned down on Kankakee when Presence St. Mary’s Hospital transformed the ballroom at the Hilton Garden Inn into one of the world’s most romantic cities – Paris, France. Scores of Eiffel Towers and scenes from treasured French landmarks provided the evening’s setting accompanied by Parisian café tunes.
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Presence Health Announces H.O.P.E. Award Recipients
Oct 28 2014
Presence Health, the largest Catholic health system in Illinois, recently launched an employee recognition program, the H.O.P.E. awards, to celebrate their Values in action: Honesty, Oneness, People and Excellence.
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Presence Health Announces H.O.P.E. Award Recipients
Oct 28 2014
Presence Health, the largest Catholic health system in Illinois, recently launched an employee recognition program, the H.O.P.E. awards, to celebrate their Values in action: Honesty, Oneness, People and Excellence.
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It's a three-peat! Presence Saint Joseph Hospital Earns an "A" again in the latest Leapfrog hospital quality report
Oct 28 2014
Chicago, Illinois (October 29, 2014) – Presence Saint Joseph Hospital announced today its three-peat “A” rating in the latest p
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2014 Festival of Trees to be Merry & Bright
Oct 27 2014
"Merry & Bright” is the theme for the 2014 Festival of Trees, presented by Presence United Samaritans Medical Center’s Foundation. This annual event will be held November 15-19, 2014 at the David S. Palmer Arena in Danville, Illinois.
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Presence Home Care Named to Homecare Elite by National Research Corporatio...
Oct 27 2014
Mokena, Ill. – Three Presence Home Care agencies have been named to the 2013 HomeCare Elite™. The honored agencies are Elgin, Joliet and Kankakee. Our agencies have been included in the HomeCare Elite™ list each year since 2006, with the Elgin agency making the list every year.
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