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CPR: It's about saving a life

Monday, December 15, 2014
An NCH critical care nurse recently used her CPR training to help a marathon runner. Learn how you can learn CPR at NCH.

Beyond the medicine: why our community needs a heart failure clinic

Wednesday, December 3, 2014
NCH's new heart failure clinic is a community resource that provides education, support and a much-needed connection to doctors’ offices.

NCH Offers Free Programs for Seniors in December

Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) is hosting several free programs for adults over age 55 in December at the Arlington Heights Senior Center.

NCH hosts fall risk screening clinic

Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) is hosting a no-charge fall risk screening clinic.

Ebola virus disease (EVD) information

Monday, December 1, 2014

EV-D68 respiratory virus information

Monday, December 1, 2014

NCH Earns Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® Recognition from The Joint Commission

Tuesday, November 25, 2014
NCH was recently recognized as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in the United States.

Chicago Wolves Celebrate Movember With NCH

Friday, November 21, 2014
In honor of Movember, three members of the Chicago Wolves Hockey organization teamed up to offer a hat trick of health information from their own perspectives. Thanks to Wolves General Manager Wendell Young, Right Wing Shane Harper and Defenseman Brent Sopel!

NCH Nurse Offers Healthcare Services at Township of Schaumburg

Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Schaumburg Township residents now have easier access to healthcare services, thanks to a partnership between Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) and the Township of Schaumburg that will deliver coordinated healthcare programs and educational classes for the community.

Robert Rao, MD, Named Chief of Surgery at NCH

Monday, November 3, 2014
Robert Rao, MD, a veteran, board-certified general surgeon has been named chief of surgery at Northwest Community Healthcare in Arlington Heights.

Breast cancer: A view from the other side

Friday, October 31, 2014
The world of a newly-diagnosed breast cancer patient can be unsettling and scary. Think gray – not pink. But when Christine Masonick picks up the phone and asks, “How can I help you?” that world gently starts to change.

NCH & Linden Oaks Announce Behavioral Health Services Management Agreement

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) has entered into an agreement with Linden Oaks, a Naperville-based regional behavioral healthcare provider that is part of Edward-Elmhurst Healthcare, to manage NCH’s behavioral health services.