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Peeps

NCH Emergency Medical Director John M. Ortinau Rreceives Illinois College of Emergency Physicians (ICEP) Meritorious Service Award

John M. Ortinau, M.D., FACEP, Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Medical Director at Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH), recently received the Illinois College of Emergency Physicians (ICEP) Meritorious Service Award for “significant contributions to the advancement of […]

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Accolades

A Big Debt of Thanks and Honor in Paying Respects to Stanley M. Zydlo, MD — December 15, 1933 – June 3, 2015

VIDEO: Funeral services for Stanley M. Zydlo, M.D. at St. Theresa Catholic Church and St. Michael Cemetery in Palatine. Dr. Stanley M. Zydlo’s funeral was held today at 10:00 a.m. at St. Theresa Catholic Church […]

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24/7 Fire Rescue!

Stanley M. Zydlo, MD “Father of Paramedics” Founder of First Emergency Medical System in Illinois Dies

FIRE OPS 101 in Glenview in 2010: Stanley M. Zydlo, M.D. demonstrates Endotracheal Intubation at elapsed time 00:34 through 00:55. Stanley M. Zydlo, M.D. — the founder of the Northwest Community EMS system and board […]

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Healthy & Fit

NCH Seeks Lovable Dogs and Handlers to Expand Hospital’s Animal-Assisted Therapy

Northwest Community Healthcare’s (NCH) Animal-Assisted Therapy program is looking for more four-legged friendly volunteers and their handlers to help expand the popular program that aids patients during their recovery. Lovable canines and their volunteer owners […]

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Healthy & Fit

Hospital Seminar on Foot Problems at Northwest Community Healthcare: “Healthy Feet Are Happy Feet” July 29

Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH) is hosting a seminar on common foot problems for senior citizens. “Healthy Feet are Happy Feet” is scheduled from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 29, at Northwest Community Hospital […]