Weiss In The News 2019
Derrick Heldt-Alvarez, who was recently promoted from Weiss Chief Nursing Officer to a new role as Senior Director, Data Governance and Management at our parent company Pipeline Health, was named by Crain’s Chicago Business in its 2019 list of notable LGBTQ executives. Read the article.
Loren Schechter, MD, medical director of The Center for Gender Confirmation Surgery, spoke with Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News about the growth of gender confirmation surgery, as well as changes in societal attitudes and insurance coverage. Read the full story here.
June 7, 2019
Loren S. Schechter, MD, FACS, Director of the Center for Gender Confirmation Surgery at Weiss, along with his team, wrote a letter to the editor as Illinois joins other states and countries that have acknowledged the importance of gender-confirming medical and surgical treatments. Read the full story in the Chicago Sun Times.
Henry Finn, M.D., Medical Director of the Chicago Center for Orthopedics at Weiss, discusses the impact of chronic pain in Chicago Health Magazine. Read the article.
Loren Schechter, MD, Medical Director of the Center for Gender Confirmation at Weiss, weighs in on gender confirmation surgery and reproductive capabilities in Chicago Health Magazine. Read the article.
¿Cuales son los síntomas del artritis, y qué se puede hacer para tratarlo? El Dr. Daniel Torres ofrece recomendaciones para personas que sufren del dolor de huesos. What are the symptoms of arthritis, and what can be done to treat it? Dr. Daniel Torres offers recommendations for people suffering from bone pain. View on Primera Hora: El Artritis Y Los Dolores Que Deja El Invierno (Primera Hora: Arthritis and the Pain of Winter), Univision Chicago.
Meet Weiss Memorial’s award-winning specialist in transgender health: A psychologist at the Center for Gender Confirmation Surgery at Weiss Memorial Hospital in Uptown, Randi Ettner was recently honored for her contributions to the field in Crain’s Chicago Business. Read the article.
ABC Channel 7‘s Stacey Baca interviewed infectious disease specialist Jeffrey Lisowski, M.D. and Weiss CNO Derrick Heldt-Alvarez about the importance of getting the flu shot. Watch the news segment.