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Illinois hospitals full of empty beds

chicagobusiness.com — Hospitals full of empty beds Across Chicago and downstate, thousands of high-cost hospital beds routinely lie empty. Below, explore Crain's first-of-its-kind analysis of every hospital in the state. To find out what caused this massive oversupply and what can be done to fix it, click here.
Jan 25, 2015

RT @Jason_Mc: @kschorsch took a deep data dive and found nearly 4 of every 10 Illinois hospitals beds are vacant shar.es/1bIJpN via @crainschicago

Jan 24, 2015

RT @Jason_Mc: @kschorsch took a deep data dive and found nearly 4 of every 10 Illinois hospitals beds are vacant shar.es/1bIJpN via @crainschicago

Hospitals full of empty beds

Jan 25, 2015

Bulk of $$ for emptiest #Chicago hospitals from @CMSGov. For fullest ones? Private insurers. Read up, special report: tinyurl.com/p8y9wfc

Jan 25, 2015

This is ominous: Illinois has too many hospital beds—way too many. shar.es/1bDtvz via @crainschicago

Jan 25, 2015

RT @kschorsch: My special report on thousands of empty hospital beds across #Illinois >> tinyurl.com/nnwa9u7

Jan 24, 2015

RT @kschorsch: My special report on thousands of empty hospital beds across #Illinois >> tinyurl.com/nnwa9u7

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A few of David Morton's favorite things

An architect makes a modernist jewel his own

Stop yowling about using parkland for the Obama library already

Jan 25, 2015

Enough yowling already over the #Obama presidential library: Listen to South Siders. tinyurl.com/lbqyfee

'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks dies at 83

Illinois shoppers, your Amazon tax holiday is over

Jan 23, 2015

RT @JanParr: Illinois shoppers, your Amazon tax holiday is over shar.es/1bzJLJ via @crainschicago

Jan 23, 2015

Illinois shoppers, your Amazon tax holiday is over shar.es/1bzJLJ via @crainschicago

Jan 23, 2015

Illinois shoppers, your Amazon tax holiday is over shar.es/1bzJOF via @crainschicago

The best film critic may be big data

Jan 23, 2015

Classic case of confusing measurement with significance: The best film critic may be big data shar.es/1bzjMu via @crainschicago

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Why does Chicago even have a park district?

Jan 23, 2015

Good question: Why does Chicago even have a park district? shar.es/1bz48g via @cahillonbiz via @crainschicago

Jan 23, 2015

Good q re Obama library kerfluffle: Why have a stand-alone parks agency if it won't act independently of the mayor? ow.ly/HPSLJ

Jan 23, 2015

Why does Chicago even have a park district? asks Joe @CahillonBiz shar.es/1byDc2 via @crainschicago

Lisa Madigan blocks Northstar Lottery deal

Deal off to rescue black-owned bank on South Side

Jan 23, 2015

RT @CrainsChicago: FDIC closes Chicago's Highland Community Bank: trib.al/wdEev6I More on the South Side lender's troubles: trib.al/Zv5gfNS

U.S. regulators close Chicago's Highland Community Bank

Jan 23, 2015

RT @CrainsChicago: FDIC closes Chicago's Highland Community Bank: trib.al/wdEev6I More on the South Side lender's troubles: trib.al/Zv5gfNS

Lerner, Golden of @properties pitch mixed-use project near Google's new West Loop office

Jan 23, 2015

RT @CRED_by_Crains: MCZ chief, @properties co-founder plan development with 75 apts near Google bldg in W. Loop shar.es/1bzYf4 via @MicahMaidenberg

Jan 23, 2015

Mixed-use project--apartments, offices, retail--pitched for Lake Street, near Google building in West Loop shar.es/1bznhF

Seaway in the penalty box with regulators

Jan 23, 2015

Seaway 2.0? Chicago's largest black-owned bank hit with order requiring more capital and improved management. bit.ly/15EeSvi

This Reinsdorf is bullish on tech

Jan 24, 2015

It's #SoxFest weekend, but this Reinsdorf is more bullish about tech. shar.es/1bEdaC

Jan 23, 2015

Jonathan Reinsdorf talked to me about growing up the son of @chicagobulls & @whitesox owner Jerry Reinsdorf. chicagobusiness.com/article/201501…

Jan 23, 2015

Jerry Reinsdorf's son, Jonathan, on his payment tech biz, @FroogaliT. Sox use it in parking lots: chicagobusiness.com/article/201501… via @ShiaKapos

Jan 23, 2015

Jonathan Reinsdorf, son of #Bulls and #WhiteSox owner Jerry Reinsdorf, is working on tech start-up chicagobusiness.com/article/201501…

News involving South Loop among Crain's most-viewed real estate news

Jan 23, 2015

RT @CRED_by_Crains: South Loop land rush, Related affordable housing deal, among most popular stories this week on shar.es/1bi1fs via @CRED_by_Crains

Burr Ridge Marriott back on market after aborted Blackstone-Starwood deal

Court spikes AG Madigan's bid to hike Peoples Gas rates-wait, what?

Jan 23, 2015

Not an Onion hed: Court rebuffs IL's top consumer advocate's bid to halt Peoples Gas customer refund bit.ly/15mLxo7

Cheap gas drives up McDonald's sales, but rough road's ahead