surgery http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Information about surgical infections at Illinois hospitals now online http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/information-about-surgical-infections-illinois-hospitals-now-online <p>For the first time, the <a href="http://www.idph.state.il.us/">Illinois Department of Health</a> is making information about <a href="http://www.idph.state.il.us/public/press11/12.16.11_Hospital_Rept_Card.htm">surgical infections in Illinois hospitals</a> available to the public.</p> Fri, 16 Dec 2011 16:41:23 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 2696 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Information about surgical infections at Illinois hospitals now online Cochran VA again under fire for sterilization issues http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cochran-va-again-under-fire-sterilization-issues <p>The John Cochran Veterans Affairs Medical Center has <a href="http://www.ksdk.com/news/article/242146/40/VA-halts-surgery-amid-sterilization-problems">canceled all surgeries until further notice</a> after discovering that some surgical equipment may not have been properly sterilized.</p> Fri, 04 Feb 2011 13:56:06 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 460 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Cochran VA again under fire for sterilization issues