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.

ICAHN Vendor Fair

ICAHN Vendor Fair

USDA Rural Development was among the 64 vendors exhibiting at ICAHN's annual Vendor Fair, held at the Crowne Plaza, Springfield. The event focused on employee engagement and wellness, including several speakers, collaborative break-out sessions, and interactive opportunities to network.

Quality Initiative

Quality Initiative

Illini Community Hospital receives top honors for Best Quality Improvement Initiative throughout their hospital during the 2014 Vendor Fair. Hopedale Medical Complex won Best Quality by Department; OSF St. Luke's Medical Center won Best in Employee Wellness; and Fairfield Memorial Hospital won Best Innovative Service Line.

Business Partners

Business Partners

Representatives from Amerinet and Midwest Energy are among ICAHN's Preferred Partners and are shown here participating in the 2013 Vendor Fair. This year's Vendor Fair features more than 60 vendors and an expectation of more than 150 participants plus nationally known speakers focused on employee engagement and patient satisfaction.

2014 CAH Conference Hand-outs

In an effort to 'go green,' please click above to see the hand-outs for each of the event speakers. Please print any or all information you wish and bring to the conference with you. 

Clinical Documentation Webinar

ICAHN/i-NET are offering "Proper Clinical Documentation to Avoid Liability," a webinar featuring Barbara A. Weiner, attorney, on Thursday, December 4. Click above to register.

ICAHN Rural Nurse Residency Program

The ICAHN Rural Nurse Residency Program will launch its Southern Illinois Cohort on Tuesday, January 6. The program will include four face-to-face seminars plus webinars, clinical story-sharing, and online discussion boards. 

Innovation of the Year Award

Holly Hicks of OSF Saint Luke Medical Center accepts the 2014 Hospital "Innovation of the Year" Award from Pat Schou, ICAHN Executive Director, during the CAH Conference, held recently at the Crowne Plaza, Springfield.

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Clinical Occupational Medicine

Physicians, nurse practitioners, and all other interested clinic management staff are invited to participate in a CME webinar series, "Clinical Occupational Medicine for Primary Care Providers, on Wednesdays, December 3 and 10. Click above to register.

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Motivational Interviewing

The webinar series, "Empowerment, Motivational Interviewing, and Adult Learning Tools for Successful Patient Behavior Change" will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 2 and 9.

Thanking our Preferred Partners for their generous support!
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