Heart Care Centers of Illinois (HCCI) Company Profile

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Our mission at Heart Care Centers of Illinois (HCCI) is to provide the highest quality of care for our patients’ long term, comprehensive cardiovascular health. Our goal is to provide the most current, proven innovations in the areas of diagnostic cardiac examination, cardiovascular intervention and surgery, and heart-healthy therapeutic options. As a health care team owned and directed by physicians, we strive to continuously improve our quality of services and the outcomes of our patients.
We care deeply about the experience you have at HCCI, and try to make a stressful time in your life less so. At Heart Care Centers of Illinois,
quality care is at the heart of everything we do


2338 New Street
Blue Island
United States of America


Phone: (708) 824-1114
Fax: (708) 824-9341

News Articles [2731 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Guideline adherence—not patient volume—linked to better heart failure care

A new analysis in Circulation suggests low-volume centers that follow clinical guidelines are able to provide th

Illinois consistent nationwide for cold-related deaths

A federal agency reports that Illinois was consistently in the top five states nationwide for cold-related deaths per year from 1999 until 2016. Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Preventio...

Overall costs, drug prices continue to rise for hypertension

Americans with hypertension who were enrolled in employee-sponsored he

It’s Not Just Aches And A Fever You Have To Worry About — The Flu Can Also Trigger A Heart Attack

Although doctors have long-noticed a trend of an increase in heart attacks during flu season, a new study links an increased rick of a cardiac event with the virus. Updates on the flu come out of Illi...

Guideline adherence, not patient volume, may be better hospital heart failure metric

(American Heart Association) In evaluating the quality of inpatient heart failure care, patients and policy makers should consider how well a hospital meets clinical care guidelines. Hospitals that tr...

Study: Many parents of children with disabilities don't make care plans

(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) Many parents of children with disabilities don't make advance care plans in the event of the parent's or other caretaker's death or disability, according t...

Collaborative care intervention does not improve health in chronic heart failure, but alleviates depression and fatigue

1. Collaborative Care to Alleviate Symptoms and Adjust to Illness (CASA), a collaborative care intervention combining symptom and psychosocial care, did not improve heart failure-specific health statu...

Hospital HF Case Volumes Predict Care Quality, Not Outcomes

Centers with fewer heart failure cases won't improve outcomes by turning up the volume, but they might by investing more in the care measures that work best at higher-volume hospitals, researchers say...

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An East-West comparison of self-care barriers in heart failure.

Barriers in heart failure self-care contribute to heart failure hospitalizations, but geographic differences have not been well-studied. We aimed to compare self-care barriers in heart failure patient...

Effect of the Smoke-Free Illinois Act on casino admissions and revenue.

As part of the Smoke-Free Illinois Act, smoking on the gambling floors of all commercial casinos in Illinois became prohibited. This study examined the effects of the Smoke-Free Illinois Act on casino...

Relationship between Hospital 30-Day Mortality Rates for Heart Failure and Patterns of Early Inpatient Comfort Care.

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services rewards hospitals that have low 30-day riskstandardized mortality rates (RSMR) for heart failure (HF).

Palliative care needs of heart failure patients in China: putting people first.

Recognizing the rising prevalence of heart failure in China, patients with heart failure have substantial palliative needs. This review highlights recent evidence on the epidemic of heart failure, ide...

Is 30-Day Mortality after Admission for Heart Failure an Appropriate Metric for Quality?

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) model for publicly reporting national 30-day-risk-adjusted mortality rates for patients admitted with heart failure fails to include clinical varia...

Clinical Trials [8272 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Strategies to Improve the HIV Care Continuum Among Key Populations in India

This clinical trial will compare the effectiveness of integrated care centers vs. integrated care centers plus HIV patient treatment incentives for achieving HIV treatment targets among pe...

Stepped Care for Depression in Heart Failure

This study evaluates stepped care for depression in patients with heart failure (HF). The stepped care intervention includes cognitive behavior therapy (CBT), plus antidepressant medicatio...

Islet Transplantation in Type 1 Diabetic Patients Using the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) Protocol

In an earlier Phase 1/2 clinical trial using the Edmonton Protocol of steroid free immunosuppression, investigators at University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) demonstrated the safety of is...

HealthSpark 2: Improving Asthma Care for Preschool Children

From a previous community needs survey, we determined that asthma was a particular problem in our community-based research network of child care centers. This study will examine whether a...

Diagnosis and Treatment of Sleep Apnea in the Acute Exacerbation of Heart Failure

Congestive heart failure affects 2.3% of the population (approximately 4,900,000) with an incidence of 10 per 1,000 of the population after the age of 65 (1). The admission rate for patien...

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Heart Care Centers of Illinois (HCCI)

Our mission at Heart Care Centers of Illinois (HCCI) is to provide the highest quality of care for our patients’ long term, comprehensive cardiovascular health. Our goal is to provide the most cur...

Illinois Heart & Lung Associates, S.C

Illinois Heart & Lung Associates, S.C. (IHLA) is a 11 physician multi-specialty group practice located in the heart of Illinois.To achieve this mission our medical staff is composed of 7 Cardiologists...

Physicians Immediate Care and LLR Partners and WellPoint, Inc.

The Physicians Immediate Care brand was founded in 1987 to bring convenient and affordable care to communities in Illinois. Today, Physicians Immediate Care clinics offer urgent c...

Prairie Heart Institute

Prairie Heart Institute at St. John's Hospital is the largest heart program in Illinois. We perform more cardiovascular procedures than any other hospital in the state... including the Chicago area. R...

Coventry Health Care of Illinois, Inc.

Providing health care benefits for more than 27 years, Coventry Health Care of Illinois, Inc. (formerly PersonalCare Insurance of Illinois, Inc.) has earned a reputation as one of...

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