Awards & Recognition

Stature and standards of medical care at high.

John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital Chief Operating Officer, Claudia Fegan

John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital Chief Operating Officer Awarded “Soul of Medicine”

Cook County Health Congratulates Dr. Claudia Fegan John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital Chief Medical Officer Awarded “Soul of Medicine” CHICAGO- The Cook County Health (CCH) Claudia Fegan is the newest recipient of the 2nd Annual Soul of Medicine Award. The… [Read More]


Provident Hospital’s Main Laboratory Receives Accreditation from the College of American Pathologists

Provident Hospital’s Main Laboratory was recently awarded accreditation by the Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP). The laboratory’s director, Vera H. Ray, MD, was advised of this national recognition and congratulated for the hospital’s demonstrated excellence of… [Read More]


AOA Resident Achievement Award

Marc Bjurlin is the winner of the AOA Resident Achievement Award. This award, based on Dr Bjurlin’s resident academic & scholarly activity is awarded to only 3 residents nationwide. In addition, he has been accepted as a Resident Scholar into the IVUmed… [Read More]

Tom Folan

Diagnostic Radiology Program Achieved 1st Place

Thomas Folan, a second-year resident in the Diagnostic Radiology program achieved 1st place winner status, American College of Radiology’s 2011 second annual poster competition – Case based report division. The title: Hemorrhagic Giant Adrenal Myelolipoma – A rare case- Radiographic and… [Read More]

Palliative Care Citation of Honor Mackie and Deamant

Palliative Care Program Receives National Honor

John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital’s Palliative Care program, now in its 12th year, recently received a Circle of Life® Citation of Honor from the American Hospital Association. Only three organizations nationwide received a Circle of Life Award and only four… [Read More]