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Westlake Fitness Center

September 28, 2014

Keep fit and active by participating in a regular exercise program. The Westlake Fitness Center has a special discounted membership rate for individuals ages 55 and over.
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Free Mammograms in October

September 15, 2014

Thanks to generous grant funding, Westlake Hospital is again offering free screening mammograms during the entire month of October to women residing in the following towns located in Proviso Township.
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Westlake Hospital Names New Chief Nursing Officer

July 20, 2014

Ruth Matthei has been named Chief Nursing Officer for Westlake Hospital, effective July 10, 2014. Matthei has served in nursing and quality leadership roles at Westlake Hospital for the past eight years, most recently serving as Director of Quality and as Interim Chief Nursing Officer.
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Are You Heart Smart?

February 28, 2013

Trust your heart to expert care and free screenings offered by West Suburban Medical Center and Westlake Hospital on Saturday, March 23. Hear presentations about heart health from our expert cardiologists.
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Westlake Hospital Designated Stroke Center

August 01, 2012

Westlake Hospital in Melrose Park once again earned the Gold Seal of Approval™ from The Joint Commission for Advanced Disease-Specific Certification as Primary Stroke Center. Westlake earned this distinction after the Joint Commission conducted an all-day on-site review of the hospitals’ acute stroke program.
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Westlake Hospital Receives An 'A' For Patient Safety by Hospital Safety Score

June 07, 2012

Westlake Hospital was honored with an “A” Hospital Safety ScoreSM by The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits. Westlake Hospital received the top grade based on levels of infections, injuries and medical and medication errors. Fewer than half of the hospitals in the Chicagoland area received an “A” rating.
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Westlake Doctor Recieves Esteemed Honor

May 15, 2012

Westlake Hospital recently presented its quarterly Very Impressive Physician (VIP) award to Nabil Saleh, M.D., a pediatrician who has been a member of Westlake Hospital’s Medical Staff for 31 years.
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