New Release Archives

SwedishAmerican’s Cruise Fundraiser Raises More Than $181,000 for Holistic Health Services

Holistic health recognizes the connection between the mind, body and spirit and we’re glad we can continue to enhance our patients’ journey to wellness

SwedishAmerican Foundation Operating Committee Welcomes Four New Members

The SwedishAmerican Foundation is pleased to welcome Jan Hagenlocher, Greg Jury, Steve Schou and Rich Walsh to its operating committee.

SwedishAmerican BetterLife Wellness to Host Several FREE Community Events

SwedishAmerican and the YMCA of Rock River Valley formed BetterLife Wellness, a medical wellness center located within the I.D. Pennock Family YMCA

National Magazine Names SwedishAmerican among "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare"

SwedishAmerican is proud to be recognized by Becker's Healthcare and included in this prestigious ranking for the second straight year

SwedishAmerican Pharmacy Now Offering New Vaccine Program for Families of Newborns

It is standard of care that new moms receive a vaccine called Tdap, a combined tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis vaccine

SwedishAmerican First Hospital in Illinois to Install State-of-the-Art Newborn Safety System

The proprietary system captures high resolution newborn footprints, used for precise identification in situations like an abduction or natural disaster.

IceHogs Present $20K to SwedishAmerican & A Silver Lining Foundation

A Silver Lining Foundation will help fund up to 74 mammogram screenings for women in the Rockford area that are not able to afford regular check-ups.

SwedishAmerican Home Care Receives Top Quality of Patient Care Star Rating

SwedishAmerican Home Care has received a 4.5-star (on a scale of 1 to 5) Quality of Patient Care Star Rating on Home Health Compare (HHC)

SwedishAmerican First Hospital in Rockford to Implement Tablet Rounding Tool to Enhance Patient and Family Experience

The app allows SwedishAmerican’s Guest Relations department to see trends and priorities and track each question and response with graphs and charts