News

We're Going Virtual!

After careful consideration, the ICHP Executive Committee decided to move the in-person Annual Meeting, on September 23-25, to a virtual one in order to safeguard our speakers, member and non-member attendees. The goal is to honor these dates, as so ma... Read More

IDPH: Update - Pfizer Multi-Dose Vials

To:  LHD Administrators, LHD CD Staff, LHD Immunizations Director, LHD VFC Contractors, LHD Public Health Nurses, LHD ERCs, Hospital/Clinic Admin-CEO, Hospital/Clinic Pharmacy, Hospital/Clinic VFC Coordinators, Hospital/Clinic Emergency P... Read More

PTCB Reaches Milestone with 1,000 Compounded Sterile Preparation Technician (CSPT) Certifications Granted

WASHINGTON, DC -- Less than 3 years since launching its Compounded Sterile Preparation Technician (CSPT) Certification Program, the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB), the nation’s leading credentialing organization for pharmacy techn... Read More

PTCB Extends Recertification Deadlines - COVID-19

PTCB has extended recertification deadlines for 60 days for CPhTs and Compounded Sterile Preparation Technicians (CSPTs) who have March 31, April 30, and May 31 expiration dates to allow extra time for completing CE and submitting applications. For... Read More

ICHP Staff Is On the Job - But at Home

Starting Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 5pm, the Governor has shuttered all non-essential businesses and asked Illinois citizens to shelter in place (stay at home) through April 7, 2020. ICHP is complying with this order but still working for you!  W... Read More

2020 Spring Meeting Cancelled

The 2020 ICHP Spring Meeting has been cancelled. The Embassy Suites and Convention Center in East Peoria has graciously waived all cancellation fees for our Spring Meeting, so after much thought and consideration we feel the right decision is to can... Read More

Spring Meeting is Postponed

ICHP's 2020 Spring Meeting has been postponed.After much thought and consideration, we have decided to postpone the 2020 ICHP Spring Meeting.  We are currently working with the Embassy Suites and Convention Center in East Peoria to determine if a ... Read More

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

 As healthcare workers you are often on the front lines of patient care.  As you know our nation is on the cusp of what could become a pandemic from the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).  It’s important to keep ourselves educat... Read More

Free Sexual Harassment Prevention CE

In 2018 the Illinois General Assembly passed a new requirement that all licensed professionals in Illinois that are required to obtain CE credit for licensure renewal, must now obtain 1 hour of the required credits on the topic of sexual harassment ... Read More

Chicago Dept. of Public Health - Health Alert

Verona Integron-mediated Metallo-Β-lactamase-producing carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa (VIM-CRPA) infections among adult patients returning to the United States after undergoing invasive procedures Chicago Department of Public Healt... Read More

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