Meetings and Announcements
Upcoming Events and Meetings

ISQIC Virtual Conference
Friday, July 10, 2020

Join us for a virtual discussion including:

  • A message from Dr. David Hoyt about the ACS Response to COVID-19

  • Shared experiences from nursing and surgeon perspectives

  • Roundtable discussion with COVID-19 response leaders throughout the state


We will have updates on our Continuous Quality Initiatives

  • Prehabilitation Optimization

  • Surgical Site Infection Reduction

  • Post-Discharge VTE Prophylaxis

  • Opioid Reduction


There will be information provided about new and upcoming quality programs available.

To register click here.

Second Annual Illinois Surgical Conference (ISC) 

Saturday, April 24, 2021

Union League Club, Chicago, IL

ISQIC has again partnered with the Chicago Surgical Society, the Metro Chicago and Illinois Chapters of the American College of Surgeons, and the Illinois Surgical Society to provide an exciting combined meeting. More details to come.


Pilot Grants

ISQIC Pilot Grants are available for all hospitals to apply on a rolling basis. Applications can be found on the ISQIC documents tab.

ISQIC Opioid Reduction Resources

In order to share and more broadly circulate our opioid reduction resources, they can now be accessed without logging into On the Opioid Reduction Initiatives page you will find access to webinars and additional resources that can easily be shared with others at your hospital.


To propose topics that are of interest to your hospital, questions, success stories, or challenges related to implementing opioid stewardship initiatives at your hospital, please contact Brianna D'Orazio at

Opioid Webinars

All past opioid stewardship webinars are posted here. The recordings can also be found on by going to 'ISQIC Documents' and selecting 'Opioid Reduction Initiatives.'

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