WASHINGTON – Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa made the following comment on the State of Iowa’s withdrawal of its Section 1332 waiver, also known as the Iowa Stopgap Measure.

MUSCATINE, IA – November 2017 –Gilda’s Club is hosting our FREE Salva una Mujer Más (Save One More Woman) Hispanic Breast Health Awareness Luncheon Saturday, November 4, 2017 at noon at Flickinger Learning Center (413 Mulberry Avenue, Muscatine, IA).

Hospital system provides tools for patients and the public to #CutTheBull and #SeeTheAbility in all people

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Recently, Congressman Dave Loebsack (IA-D) and Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins (KS-R) sent a letter to Acting Secretary of Health and Human Services Don Wright to permanently prevent Medicare’s enforcement of unreasonable and inflexible direct supervision rules for outpatient therapy services at Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) and other small, rural hospitals.

ALEDO, IL – October 2017 –Gilda’s Club is hosting our FREE Save One More Woman Breast Health Awareness Presentation for the Aledo community on Thursday, October 19, 2017 from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. in the cafeteria at Genesis Medical Center, Aledo (409 NW Ninth Avenue, Aledo, IL).

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack released the following statement today after the House of Representatives passed S. 920, the National Clinical Care Commission Act. This legislation will help improve and coordinate a national response to diabetes, and other metabolic and autoimmune diseases, by establishing a private-public Commission charged with making recommendations to streamline federal investments, as well as improving coordination and clinical care outcomes.

Illinois Market (Sept. 25, 2017) — The American Red Cross urges eligible donors of all races and ethnicities to give blood to help ensure a diverse blood supply for patients in need.

Some blood types are unique to certain racial and ethnic groups, so a diverse blood supply is important to meeting the medical needs of an increasingly diverse patient population.

DAVENPORT, Iowa – Sept. 21, 2017 – More than 9,000 elementary school students in the region are expected to roll up their sleeves and help prevent the spread of seasonal influenza this season.

Legislation will increase access to healthcare for Illinoisans and empower nurses

DOWNERS GROVE (Sept. 20, 2017) – Gov. Bruce Rauner today signed HB 313, which will grant greater authority to registered and licensed nurses in administering health services and lift burdensome licensing regulations.

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