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Controversy Surrounding Recent Stripping of Trauma Center Designation at Waukegan Medical Center

WAUKEGAN, In poor health. — A medical center that recently lost its trauma center designation has been the topic of controversy within the northern suburbs and now the power’s CEO is weighing in. It began weeks ago when the Lake County Coroner penned a...

Concerns Arise Over Patient Care as Waukegan Medical Center Loses Level 2 Trauma Center Designation

WAUKEGAN, Unwell. — A medical center in Waukegan has been stripped of its level 2 trauma center designation, and the state’s decision has sparked some concern about patient care. The Illinois Department of Public Health notified Vista Medical Center East concerning the decision on Friday. In...

Police Reports: Items stolen from art fair booth, small fire at medical facility

These reports were pulled from the latest police summaries provided by departments in our coverage area (Wilmette, Winnetka, Highland Park, Northfield, Kenilworth and Glencoe). WILMETTE Reports not updated by press time (Tuesday, Sept. 5) WINNETKA Aug. 25 • A fraudulent AT&T account reportedly was opened using a resident’s personal...