Cook County Health Celebrates World AIDS Day December 1st


Founded in 1988, World AIDS Day was the first ever global health day designated by the World Health Organization, and is commemorated on December 1st each year. It’s an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV,… [Read More]

CCH Makes HIV-Preventive Medication More Accessible


The Cook County Health (CCH) is making PrEP, an HIV-preventive medication, more accessible to people who are at high risk for getting the virus by expanding the number of health centers that prescribe the medication, as well as clinic hours,… [Read More]

CCH CORE Center Announces Grant for Project CONNECT


CHICAGO – The Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center announces that Project CONNECT was refunded by The Chicago Community Trust (CCT) under its Improving Access to Care initiative.   Project CONNECT transitions HIV positive patients to outpatient care services at the CORE… [Read More]



Project CONNECT is dedicated to help transition patients at Stroger Hospital of Cook County who are HIV positive to the Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center to receive (a) primary & specialty care, (b) social services, (c) education and training, and… [Read More]

Core Center Gets Funding for Access to Care Programs


Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center is Awarded Funding for Prevention and Access to Care Programs Programs highlight HIV rapid testing, prevention education about HIV/AIDS and improved access to care services  CHICAGO – The Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center announced today… [Read More]