Swedish Covenant Hospital Goes Red for Heart Health

On Friday, February 5th, the Swedish Covenant Hospital staff banded together to raise awareness for women’s heart disease by wearing red in recognition of National Wear Red Day. Participants gathered to take a group photo that was posted to social media, utilizing the reach ofRead more

Swedish Covenant Hospital Earns “Straight A’s” for Patient Safety from Leapfrog’s Hospital Safety Score

Swedish Covenant Hospital has been recognized once again for its dedication to patient safety by receiving another A grade in the Fall 2015 Hospital Safety Score. The Score rates how well hospitals protect patients from preventable medical errors, injuries and infections within the hospital. ThisRead more

Overcoming Breast Cancer Side Effects Through Physical Therapy

October marked Breast Cancer Awareness Month as well as National Physical Therapy Month, which is all the more reason to take note of the lymphedema screening and education program at Swedish Covenant Hospital. The program combines the efforts of physical therapists at Galter LifeCenter withRead more

Varicose Vein Patient Sees Improvement in Health and Self Confidence

Jodi Kaisling’s bubbly and light-hearted personality is the first thing one notices when visiting her at the historic Barnaby’s Pizza near Chicago, where she has worked for the past three years. “I am very lucky,” she said of her workplace. “My mom is my boss.”Read more