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University of Chicago Medical Center
University of Chicago Medical Center

Bronzeville Liquor Store Security Guard Charged With Murder After Grandmother Killed In Crossfire

Police said the man fired shots down 35th Street Tuesday night, aiming at a man who had just shot him. Instead he killed Bobbye Johnson, 55, who was walking down the street.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Study Confirms What South Siders Said For Years: A Trauma Center Is Improving Emergency Care For Black Chicagoans

On average, trauma patients in South Shore reached a hospital nearly nine minutes faster the year after the trauma center opened compared to the year prior.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Jason Heyward Of Cubs Gives $100,000 To UChicago Medicine For Coronavirus Tracing, Health Care Workers

Half of the money will fund COVID-19 contact tracing on the South Side.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

UChicago Medical Center Closing Coronavirus Units

As of Thursday morning, the medical center was treating 14 coronavirus patients, down from a mid-April peak of more than 140.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

UChicago Medicine To Test Up To 1,000 People For Coronavirus Every Day For Free

UChicago will be testing the general public in Hyde Park, at partner South Side hospitals and in south suburban Harvey.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Sophy Hyde Park Hotel Offers 90 Rooms For Medical Workers To ‘Rest And Restore’ Between Shifts

The rooms will be available until at least April 17, at which point hotel and University of Chicago officials will consider an extension based on "what the world looks like at that point," a hotel spokesperson said.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

UChicago Medicine Brings Furloughed Workers Back, Requires All Employees To Wear Masks

The university furloughed asymptomatic workers who were exposed to the disease or recently traveled to a country with "high infection rates."

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

U Of Chicago Hospital Patient Tests Positive For Coronavirus

The patient is being treated in isolation, officials said.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

University Of Chicago Classes Will Be Held Remotely Through June Due To Coronavirus Concerns

Students who can return home should plan on leaving on-campus housing by March 22, but "housing, dining, health, and other resources" will be available for those who must remain.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

3 Adults, 1 Child Seriously Injured When Car Hit By Metra Train In South Shore

The crash came hours after a pedestrian was hit by a train along Metra's South Chicago line near 73rd Street.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

UChicago Medicine Admits Patient Suspected Of Having Coronavirus

If confirmed, the patient would be the fifth case of coronavirus in Illinois.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

U Of Chicago Hospital Nurses Set To Strike Again Nov. 26

The nurses' one-day strike in September led to a five-day lockout, as the medical center opted to hire replacement nurses with a five-day contract.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

UChicago Nurses Will Return To Bargaining Table: ‘We Do Not Want To Strike’ Beforehand, Despite University’s Claims

The nurses will vote on another strike "if it came down to that," but for now they're focusing on working out a deal in good faith, bargaining team member Grazyna Cohen said.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore