Our Mission

Our Mission

ICAHN's mission is to strengthen Illinois critical access hospitals through collaboration. ICAHN accomplishes this by ensuring appropriate funding and financial resources, continuing efforts to be a recognized resource on Illinois' CAHs, promoting efficient use of information technology, offering ongoing educational opportunities, and developing and offering projects which add value to the organization and its members.

Team Player Video Contest

Team Player Video Contest

In keeping with this year's Vendor Fair theme, 'Creating a Culture of Teamwork,' ICAHN invites you to participate in the 'Most Valuable Participant' Hospital Department Music Video Contest! Deadline for submission is Friday, August 7th. View the Events' page for criteria and guideline information. Voting will take place from August 10th through August 19th on Facebook. The video receiving the most 'likes' on the ICAHN Facebook page will receive $500.

NRHA President's Award Winner

NRHA President's Award Winner

ICAHN Executive Director Pat Schou received the National Rural Health Association's highest honor, its "President's Award" during ceremonies held at the Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA. She is shown here with Alan Morgan, NRHA Chief Executive Officer, and Jodi Schmidt (right), 2015 NRHA President. For the full story, click News and Announcements.

Business Partners

Business Partners

ICAHN is pleased to introduce its newest business partner, Pearl Insurance, based in Peoria. Pearl offers a very unique alternative to full-service OEM maintenance contracts for both clinical and non-clinical equipment, saving hospitals thousands of dollars on their annual spend. For more information, visit the Business Partners section of this website.

2015 ICAHN Vendor Fair

The 2015 ICAHN Vendor Fair, 'Creating a Culture of Teamwork,' will be held on Wednesday, August 19th, from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza, Springfield. Click above for registration details.

ICAHN Workforce Academy

ICAHN and iNet are working with Georgia Hometown Health University to provide a learning management system for the nurse preceptor training. Click above for more information.

Patient Care Navigator position available

ICAHN is seeking a Patient Care Navigator to further develop and grow a care management program, working closely with rural medical practices, hospitals, and community resources. For more information, click above.

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Acute Stroke Ready Hospitals

Taylorville Memorial Hospital is lauded for its effective and efficient care of ischemic stroke. Click above to read the full Hospital & Health Network article from the American Hospital Association.

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Best Hospital Department Video Contest

New to this year's Vendor Fair! ICAHN hospitals are invited to showcase their departments, their team spirit, and their service excellence in a music video of their own creation. You could win $500. Click above for criteria and guidelines. Deadline is August 7th.

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Call for Presenters for CAH Conference

ICAHN is seeking presenters for its 15th Annual CAH Conference, slated for Wednesday-Thursday, November 11-12 in Springfield. To obtain a form for submission, click above.

Thanking our Preferred Partners for their generous support!