The Daily Northwestern

Evanston nursing home fined $25,000 for care policy violations

Maia Spoto, Reporter

November 20, 2019

Health officials fined an Evanston skilled care facility for failing to notify a physician of a resident’s functional decline, which the state claims likely resulted in the resident’s death, a statement from the Illinois Department...

Feinberg teaching hospital penalized by Medicare for hospital-acquired conditions

Madeline Fox, Campus Editor

January 5, 2016

Northwestern Memorial Hospital is among 23 Illinois hospitals being penalized by Medicare for high rates of potentially avoidable infections and complications like staph infections, blood clots and bed sores, according to dat...