Advocate Health Care Company Profile

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Advocate Health Care is an organization of physicians and health care professionals dedicated to serving the health needs of individuals, families and communities in northern Illinois. Recognized as the leading integrated health care delivery network in the United States, Advocate is a non-for-profit organization incorporated in 1995, but actually traces its beginnings back more than 100 years.


2025 Windsor Drive
Oak Brook
United States of America


Phone: 630.990.5389
Fax: 630.990.4752

News Articles [4043 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Advocate Health to Replace Allscripts, Cerner With Epic EHR

Downers Grove, Ill.-based Advocate Health Care has announced plans to implement Epic’s EHR system, replacing Cerner and Allscripts EHR to achieve a single unified EHR platform. Advocate Health Care ...

Advocate- Aurora Merger Clears Last Regulatory Review

Rajiv LeventhalThe Chicago-based Advocate Health Care and Milwaukee-based Aurora Health Care announced last week that their proposed merger has cleared the regulatory review process, paving the way fo...

5 ways young physicians can advocate for themselves

Why don’t doctors advocate for themselves? Or young doctors, at least. Maybe it’s because we’re bombarded with patient care, never ending-educational opportunities or the mountain of electronic ...

Public health researcher and advocate Atul Gawande to receive Research!America award

(Research!America) Dr. Atul Gawande, surgeon, writer, and public health researcher and advocate, will receive Research!America's Isadore Rosenfeld Award for Impact on Public Opinion on March 14 in Was...

In A Good Sign For CVS-Aetna Deal, FTC Clears Big Hospital Merger

The Federal Trade Commission’s approval of the Advocate Health Care and Aurora Health Care hospital merger could be a good sign for CVS Health's purchase of Aetna amid major health industry consolid...

A Minnesota health advocate’s crusade brings harmful skin lightening out of the dark

A Minnesota health advocate is on a mission to end the use of skin-lightening creams, a widespread practice in some cultures that endangers women's health and their self-esteem.

New research shows why nutrition should be back on the table for surgical patients

(GCI Health NY) Implementing a nutrition care program for malnourished surgical patients showed a nearly 50 percent reduction in readmission rates, according to new data from Advocate Health Care and ...

New AADE president outlines ambitious 2018 agenda

Donna RyanThe incoming president of the American Association of Diabetes Educators is challenging members this year to be both a voice and advocate for patients with diabetes, speaking out on importan...

PubMed Articles [8610 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Dissolving the dichotomy in health and healthcare.

The recently published an article entitled "It's Time to Treat Physical and Mental Health With Equal Intent" (Compton-Phillips & Mohta, 2018). The article describes a survey of the Insights Council,...

Changing Patterns of Mental Health Care Use: The Role of Integrated Mental Health Services in Veteran Affairs Primary Care.

Aiming to foster timely, high-quality mental health care for Veterans, VA's Primary Care-Mental Health Integration (PC-MHI) embeds mental health specialists in primary care and promotes care managemen...

Growth Assessment and Monitoring during Childhood.

Growth is an indicator of the health and nutritional status of infants and children. Health organisations and professionals worldwide advocate monitoring the growth of children with the primary aim of...

Speaking Up: An Ethical Action Exercise.

Health care professionals encounter situations in which they need to speak up to prevent harm, ensure better care, and/or address unprofessional behavior. Speaking up is often difficult, especially fo...

Improving Global Kidney Health: International Society of Nephrology Initiatives and the Global Kidney Health Atlas.

Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) is a major public health problem and is increasingly being recognized as an important driver of costs in all health care systems. The diversity of outcomes for people livi...

Clinical Trials [7692 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

A Patient Advocate and Literacy-Based Treatment of Asthma

Half of US adults have no more than basic reading and numerical skills. A consequence is inadequate health literacy, which is associated with unsatisfactory patient-provider communication ...

SFGH Health Advocates Stage II Study

The San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH) Health Advocate Staff II Study is a Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) that collects survey data and non-invasive biological data from caregivers a...

A Smartphone-based Application Post-myocardial Infarction to Manage Cardiovascular Disease Risk

The investigators aim to evaluate Wellframe, a patient engagement platform that includes a mobile phone application for patients, for its impact on supporting patients who have undergone a...

Self-Advocacy Serious Game in Advanced Cancer

Self-advocacy, defined as the ability of a patient to get her needs and priorities met in the face of a challenge, is an essential skill but not all women with advanced cancer are able to ...

Mental Health Care Coordination for Transition Aged Youth

This study seeks to quantify the impact of recommended mental health care coordination practices on patient experiences of care, (i.e. satisfaction, stigma, quality of mental health care),...

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Advocate Health Care

Advocate Health Care is an organization of physicians and health care professionals dedicated to serving the health needs of individuals, families and communities in northern Illinois. Recognized as t...

My Elder Advocate

Founded in 2008, My Elder Advocate is a first-of-its-kind overarching elder care franchise that solves immediate and long-term health crises. Headquartered in New York City, My El...

Health Forum

The AHA is a not-for-profit association of health care provider organizations and individuals that are committed to the improvement of health in their communities. The AHA is the national advocate for...

Texas Hospital Association

Founded in 1930, the Texas Hospital Association is the leadership organization and principal advocate for the state's hospitals and health care systems. Based in Austin, THA enhances its members' abil...

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