Labor & Delivery

...early signs of labor. Depending on your contractions, they will tell you when to go to the hospital. Some obstetricians want you to go immediately to the hospital, while others want your cervix dilated to a certain point. What to Expect During Delivery Vaginal birth During delivery, your cervix will need to dilate to 10 centimeters before you can begin...

Careers

...will also get emailed a copy automatically Frequently Asked Questions Below are answers to commonly asked questions and issues regarding the employment process in Cook County Health. How do I apply? Only online applications are accepted for open positions. Please note that to apply for a job with Cook County Health, you must have a valid e-mail address. For further...

Office of Research & Regulatory Affairs (IRB)

...CFR 46 HHS Common Rule: http://www.hhs.gov/ohrp/humansubjects/guidance/45cfr46.html 21 CFR 50 & 56 FDA Rules: https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/cdrh/cfdocs/cfcfr/CFRSearch.cfm?CFRPart=50 https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/cdrh/cfdocs/cfcfr/CFRSearch.cfm?CFRPart=56 CITI Program: http://citiprogram.org/login Training for Human Participant Research All persons who are to be substantively involved in human participant research at Cook County Health must be properly trained. Research & Regulatory Affairs is excited to introduce the CITI Program for Research Ethics and Compliance Training...

Online & Print Journals

Online Journals ​ All the access to the online journal is IP authenticated. If there is any problem in accessing the online journals, please go to the CCHHS intranet, library website to access the journals. AJN, American Journal of Nursing JAMA JAMA Dermatology JAMA General Psychiatry JAMA Internal Medicine JAMA Neurology JAMA Ophthalmology JAMA Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery JAMA...

Billing & Insurance

Pay My Bill Cook County Health offers patients several ways to pay their bills. You may either pay online, by phone, by mail or by making an in-person payment at one of our walk-in locations listed below. We currently accept payments online, in cash, check or money order. Please make any checks or money orders payable to Cook County Health....

Residency/Fellowship Confirmation

...your email submission, please visit the following website: https://www.promisepoint.com/cchhslogin and log in with your username (first and last name, all lowercase and no spaces) to complete the assignments. If you are still having trouble accessing or completing the assignments, email us at professionaled@cookcountyhhs.org Online Modules – Complete the online educational modules. As proof, please print the Infection Control certificate, and...

Women and Children’s Care

...labor and delivery facilities offer private and calming rooms with modern technological advances. Our commitment to women’s health is long-standing, and our broad range of expertise allows us to provide care for patients at every stage of their pregnancy and after. You can rely on us for care after your baby is born, so you can recover quickly and feel...

Anesthesiology and Pain Management

...Jr. Hospital of Cook County, one of the oldest and continually accredited programs in the nation. We offer a strictly four years categorical Anesthesiology program, that has recently received a ten-year approval cycle from the ACGME/Anesthesiology Residency Review Committee with zero citations! This is indeed a rare feat in graduate medical education anywhere in the U.S., something we are very...

Human Resources

...salary. Plus, you have the option to elect for additional term insurance at affordable rates. Learn more about Cook County’s Benefits and Insurance Programs from the Department of Risk Management at (312) 603-6422 or online at www.cookcountyrisk.com. Family Leave for Special Needs Cook County is committed to supporting employees and their families, particularly when workers require time off to handle...

Request Medical Records

...chart below, and you can pay by check or online at www.healthportpay.com. Original Medical Record Format Method of Delivery Estimated Fee Electronic Medical Records Delivered on CD or USB $6.50 flat fee Electronic Medical Records Produced to paper $0.90 flat fee electronic to paper $0.32 for envelope plus postage and $0.05 per page of paper Hybrid (part electronic part paper)...

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