COVID-19 Vaccination Sites now taking walk-ins. Click here to learn more. Looking for a vaccine appointment? Visit vaccine.cookcountyil.gov or call 833-308-1988 (M-F, 7am-7pm CT) to learn more. Have you recently lost your health benefits due to COVID-19? You may be eligible for Medicaid or Marketplace insurance. Call 312-864-8200 and select #1 to hear about options and apply for health coverage.

Office of Research & Regulatory Affairs (IRB)

...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 to Cook County Health....

Media Resource Center

...visit. A consent form must be signed before a patient can be interviewed or photographed. If the presence of media seems as though it will interfere with the care of the patient at any time, the Communications Team may ask you to leave. We appreciate your cooperation to respect the privacy and safety of our patients at Cook County Health....

Human Resources

...This Employment Plan applies to all current Employees of the County who are assigned to Cook County Health (“Employees”), as well as to all Applicants and Candidates for Positions with Cook County Health. The Compliance Administrator (“CA”), while acting, has the right to monit*]}*or any and all aspects of this Employment Plan in order to assess CCH’s progress toward substantial...

Governance

...1-18-19 State and Federal Landscape articles 1-25-19 Human Resources article 02-19-19 Quality Article 02-22-19 Health Equity Article 1 02-27-19 Health Equity Article 2 02-27-19 Health Equity Article 3 02-27-19 Health Equity Article 4 02-27-19 Behavioral Health Article 1 02-27-19 Behavioral Health Article 2 02-27-19 Safety Net Article 1 02-28-19 Integrated Care Article 1 03-15-19 Integrated Care Article 2 03-15-19 Managed...

Doing Business with Cook County Health

...described in the RFP. The evaluation shall be performed by a committee chaired by the System SCM Director or designee with representatives from the appropriate System AfÍ`1liate(s) and other persons designated by the System SCM Director. Any or all Respondents or Proposers may be requested to make presentations and/or submit clarifications or revisions to their Responses or Proposals for the...

Anesthesiology and Pain Management

...variety and acuity of cases including complex airways, unusual and fascinating pathophysiology, and of course a plethora of trauma from across the Chicagoland area. As was always the case, we treat any and all patients that come through our doors, regardless of their ability to pay. Despite the fast-paced and high-pressure nature of our work, we maintain the highest standards...

Making an Impact

...is the leading cause of death for men & women. Adults In Illinois Have Diabetes Adults In Illinois Have Prediabetes Prediabetes is a serious health issue, where blood sugar levels are higher than normal. Heart disease and diabetes are linked. Both are manageable and preventable. Diabetes affects some communities more than others. African American and Latino people are 2-3 times...

Family and Community Medicine

...Insurance: Covered at 100%. Health and Disability Insurance: The County provides health benefits to housestaff physicians and dependents. The County offers to the housestaff physician and his/her family the option of choosing a Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) or Preferred Provider Organization PPO from those available and federally qualified in the Chicago area for this health coverage. Ordinary disability benefits will...

Billing & Insurance

...your coverage options. Our Financial Assistance Office will help you determine your Medicaid and Medicare eligibility and walk you through the redetermination process. Our certified application counselors are also available to help you enroll in a plan through the Illinois Health Insurance Marketplace or help you apply for two financial assistance programs: Care*]}*Link and the Illinois Hospital Uninsured Patient Discount...

Mental Health & Substance Use

...be serious and affect your emotional, psychological and social health. Although the bulk of services provided happens in our adult outpatient clinics, we also serve children and adolescents, those struggling with substance use, and we provide consultative services to general physicians. Mental Health Adjustment Disorders As you adjust to significant changes in your life or a stressful event, it’s normal...

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