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Dr. John Jay Shannon speaks at City Club of Chicago

Dr. John Jay Shannon speaks at City Club of Chicago

John Jay Shannon, MD, is the CEO of the Cook County Health & Hospitals System (CCHHS). The CCHHS Board of Directors unanimously appointed Dr. Shannon to the position on June 27, 2014. He served as the interim CEO for the… [Read More]


Fox News Dr. Faran Bokhari

Fox News checks in with Dr. Faran Bokhari

CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) – Dr. Faran Bokhari, chairman of the Cook County Trauma and Burn Unit at Stroger Hospital, talks about how more Chicago violence victims are showing signs of PTSD. Watch the video at FOX 32 News Chicago



Dr. Courtney Hollowell Health Forum

Health forum draws gives men wellness lessons

Dr. Courtney Hollowell says men downplay importance of health care February 11, 2014 (CHICAGO) (WLS) — Dr. Courtney Hollowell, Chairman of Urology at cook County Health and Hospital System spends a lot of time talking to men about taking an… [Read More]


Dangerous Cold

Dangerous cold continues in Chicago

ABC News: Arctic blast continues in Chicago: CPS closed 2nd day in row ABC Nightline: 24 Hours Inside the Polar Vortex CNN: Winter weather trumps travel WTTW: Chicago Tonight: Medical Impact of Extreme Cold


Remembering Ruth M. Rothstein

Remembering Ruth M. Rothstein

Ruth M. Rothstein was committed to improving health care services for underserved communities throughout her career. She served as CEO of the Cook County Health & Hospitals System from 1990 – 2004 and worked tirelessly to improve the health system…. [Read More]


Stroger

CCHHS Budget Hearing, Dr. Raju’s Testimony

Good Morning Chairman Daley, Commissioners, Ladies and Gentlemen. Over the past two years, you have entrusted me to lead the transformation of the Cook County Health & Hospitals System. This board gave me two specific charges. First, create a system… [Read More]


Fox32 News

Dr. Raju Explains How ObamaCare Affects You

Cook County Health Systems CEO Dr Ram Raju explained how the now effective Affordable Care Act will affect you and what plan is right for your family, on the launch day of President Obama’s healthcare law. Chicago News and Weather… [Read More]


CCHHS Talks CountyCare with CAN-TV

CCHHS Talks CountyCare with CAN-TV