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Crusader Foundation Elects Three New Board Members

The Crusader Community Health Foundation named three new board members: Lisa Carter; Rishi Malhotra, Vice President Marketing, Greenlee Textron, and Jamie Cassel, Esq., Partner, Ren & Zahm, LLP. The Crusader Community Health Foundation’s mission is to support Crusader Community Health.

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Jessica Zandri MD Joins Crusader

Crusader Community Health welcomes Board Eligible Obstetrics & Gynecology Physician, Jessica Zandri  MD, to the Crusader Women’s Health medical team. Dr. Zandri received her Doctor of Medicine degree from Ross University School of Medicine, Picard, Dominica, West Indies and did her residency at Central Michigan University, Medical Education Partners,  Saginaw, Michigan.  Dr. Zandri joins a […]

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2018 Advocate Award Announced

Shayna Chiarelli Receives Co-Worker Recognition Congratulations to Shayna Chiarelli who was awarded the 2018 Crusader Community Health Advocate of the Year at the Crusader Winter Conference on January 20, 2018. Shayna was recognized for being a team player and exemplifying the 5 C’s of Crusader. She is humble, kind and would always puts others before […]

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Crusader Receives Joint Commission Award

CRUSADER COMMUNITY HEALTH AWARDED RE-ACCREDITATION FROM THE JOINT COMMISSION Crusader Community Health has earned The Joint Commission’s accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in ambulatory care organizations. In addition, the Joint Commission certified Crusader for Primary Care Medical Home. The accreditation award recognizes Crusader’s dedication […]

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Kinzinger Visits Crusader

US 16th Congressional District Rep Tours Alpine Facility Adam Kinzinger, US Representative for Illinois’ 16th Congressional District, visited Crusader Community Health on Alpine Monday, October 30, 2017. The purpose of the visit was to tour the recently opened Crusader facility and discuss the impact of Community Health Centers in Illinois and throughout the country. Gordon […]

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Linda Niemiec Receives Achievement Award

Linda Niemiec, Vice President Development, Crusader Community Health, received the Danny K. Davis Achievement Award, one of the Illinois Primary Health Care Association’s Awards of Excellence, at an award ceremony on October 20, 2017. The award was presented to Ms. Niemiec for her 27 years of outstanding service to Crusader’s mission. She developed the Crusader […]

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2017 Spirit of Caring Recipients Announced

2017 SPIRIT OF CARING RECIPIENTS Crusader Community Health announced the recipients of the annual Spirit of Caring Awards at its 45th Anniversary EVENING OF CARING event, Friday, October 20, 2017 at Giovanni’s. The event, attended by 500+ supporters, recognized 45 years of caring at Crusader Community Health.The evening featured a 1972-era theme, entertainment from The […]

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Crusader Celebrations Nation Health Center Week

CELEBRATING NATIONAL HEALTH CENTER WEEK This week legislative leaders at the local, state and national level will join communities in celebration of National Health Center Week 2017. Their messages and visits to health centers will demonstrate that it is possible to move beyond the partisan divide over health care and to support and agree on […]

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