Eleven nursing homes in DuPage County received below-average scores from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) after the federal agency updated its nursing home rating system for consumers in April.
More than 130 Illinois public school administrators who signed witness slips in opposition to a bipartisan bill that aims to consolidate Illinois school districts make six-figure salaries, according to an analysis compiled this week.
Iona Glos Specialized Living Center, a 100-bed intermediate and developmentally disabled care center in Addison, was cited by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) for violations of the Nursing Home Care Act in the first quarter of 2019.
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove was listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients.
The number of vacant homes in DuPage County was more than 2,700 in the third quarter of 2018, a 101-unit increase over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.
West Suburban Nursing and Rehab Center, a 259-bed skilled care facility in Bloomingdale, was cited by the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) for violations of the Nursing Home Care Act in the fourth quarter of 2018.
In-state tuition and book costs for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will continue to be among the highest for schools in the Big 10 conference, despite the UI Board of Trustees' vote on Thursday to extend an in-state tuition freeze for the fifth-straight year.
Benedictine University sports programs brought in $9,053 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the 45th highest sports revenue of any school in Illinois that year, according to a DuPage Policy Journal analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.
Wheaton College wrestling brought in $8,557 per athlete in revenue in 2016, the sixth highest level for wrestling programs in Illinois that year, according to a DuPage Policy Journal analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.