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E-Cigarettes & Tobacco Worksite Policy

The current issue of JOEM was just released, and it contains an important new article in the ACOEM Guidelines section. This article summarizes the latest evidence on e-cigarettes and informs current guidance to employers. It was developed by a diverse joint team, and if you refer to the middle line of the alphabetical list […]

By |March 7th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on E-Cigarettes & Tobacco Worksite Policy

Are Illinois Hospitals Prepared for Treating Infectious Diseases?

Institute of Medicine of Chicago
2014-2015 Leadership Breakfast Series
Thursday, November 6, 2014
Wildfire Restaurant
159 W. Erie
Chicago, IL
7:30am – 9:30am

$38 IOMC members.
$50 non-members.

Register Here

Maryjane Wurth, President and CEO of Illinois Hospital Association will focus her remarks on how hospitals are responding to development of accountable care organizations (ACOs) and accountable care entities (ACEs), under the Illinois Medicaid […]

By |October 29th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Are Illinois Hospitals Prepared for Treating Infectious Diseases?

Dr. Douglas Wendland to fight Ebola in Sierra Leone

From: Duluth News Tribune

At a time when many Americans are panicking about the Ebola virus, a Duluth doctor is about to spend six months in the epicenter of the crisis.

Dr. Douglas Wendland, a physician at the St. Luke’s Occupational Health Clinic in West Duluth, will leave later this month […]

By |October 23rd, 2014|Professional News|10,119 Comments

Quilts of Valor

Donna Robinson (David Robinson’s wife) and the St. Ann’s Quilters make quilts for the Quilts of Valor (QOV)  Program.  The quilts are truly amazing.   The group makes 12-14 quilts per year.  St. Ann Quilters  have had quilts delivered by helicopters to Germany be given to those who are injured […]

By |October 5th, 2014|Member News|Comments Off on Quilts of Valor

Message from the President

Dear Fellow Members of CSOEMA: I feel quite honored to be elected to help guide this wonderful organization in the next year. Occupational Medicine, as are all medical fields, in a state of change. The next few years are an urgent time to speak up and become leaders in […]

By |September 6th, 2014|CSOEMA|11,743 Comments