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Animal-Assisted Therapy Program Seeks A Few Good Pups

Monday, July 24, 2017
New therapy dog teams are forming for the Animal-Assisted Therapy Program at Northwest Community Hospital. Dogs (and their volunteer handlers) brighten patients’ spirits and improve their health by reducing anxiety, blood pressure and more.

NCH Emergency Department Earns National Lantern Award for Excellence

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
The Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) announced today the Emergency Department at Northwest Community Hospital (NCH) has earned a 2017 Lantern Award.

NCH partnership will bring additional health and wellness services to Palatine

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) is a partner, with the Palatine Park District and Harper College, in a $38 million renovation project on the college campus that will expand access to healthcare and wellness services in the northwest suburbs.

NCH works with CereScanĀ® to help patients with head and chronic brain injuries

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Brain imaging and processing software offers more complete, accurate diagnosis.

Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) is among top 5% of hospitals in clinical outcomes in nation, according to HealthgradesĀ®

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) today announced that it has received Healthgrades® 2017 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence™.

Learn why blood vessels are important pathways to good health

Monday, January 16, 2017
Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) is helping the community learn more about vascular disease by hosting a free lecture.

15 minutes of your time could mean a lifetime for someone else

Thursday, January 12, 2017
Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) is hosting a bone marrow registry drive in hopes of finding a match for Andrew Parial, the brother-in-law of Jeanine Maurice, M.D., an obstetrician/gynecologist hospitalist at NCH. 

NCH Wellness Center paying you to get fit in 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Northwest Community Healthcare’s (NCH) Wellness Center is introducing a new Wellness Rewards program for 2017. Members will earn money back every time they work out, which can be used toward additional programs, services and retail products.

NCH hosts sessions on Medicare plan options

Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) is hosting two informational sessions about Medicare plan options.

NCH expands GI services with new joint venture

Monday, November 7, 2016
Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) is expanding its gastrointestinal services in the community by entering into a joint venture with a number of physicians from the community.

NCH to help "Shine a Light" on lung cancer

Monday, November 7, 2016
Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) is shining a light on lung cancer by offering a night of education and support.

Honor our veterans: Help NCH recognize our vets in flag-raising ceremony

Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Join Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) in honoring all our veterans who have served or are currently serving in the U.S. Armed Forces.

NCH receives Healthgrades awards for stroke care and neuroscience excellence

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Newly released Healthgrades study of patient outcomes in nearly 4,500 hospitals finds NCH among best in nation.

NCH dedicates new Mobile Dental Clinic

Thursday, September 8, 2016
NCH recently dedicated its new Mobile Dental Clinic during a celebration at the hospital.

NCH hosts service of remembrance for friends and loved ones

Tuesday, September 6, 2016
The NCH Spiritual Care team is hosting an interfaith memorial service at 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 13, in the auditorium, 800 W. Central Road, Arlington Heights.
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