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Albert Einstein died from an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, but you don’t have to

Posted on 06-23-2016
(Belleville, IL) – It doesn’t take an Einstein to recognize an aortic aneurysm, just a simple screening ultrasound. Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital now offers a screening ultrasound to identify abdominal aortic aneurysms, the third leading cause of sudden death in men over 60. It is also what caused Albert Einstein’s death in 1955.
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Bronze bust of cardiologist Anil Shah, MD, unveiled at HSHS ST. Elizabeth's Hospital

Posted on 06-20-2016
A memorial statue was dedicated to honor the late Anil Shah, MD, at HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital on Friday, June 17. He was a long-time champion in bringing high-quality cardiology physicians and advanced technologies to Southwestern Illinois.
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Stay Safe in the Summer Sun

Posted on 06-16-2016
(Belleville, IL) – HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital recommends important skin cancer prevention tips to help protect you and your family in the sunny months ahead.
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HSHS St. Elizabeth's offers MultiPoint Pacing Technology for Heart Failure patients, first in metro

Posted on 06-13-2016
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, in partnership with Prairie Cardiovascular Consultants, is the first facility in the Metro East to utilize the new MultiPoint Pacing technology, featured on the Quadra Allure MP™ CRT-pacemaker (CRT-P). Prairie cardiologist Dr. Atul Shah performed the procedure today in the multi-million dollar electrophysiology lab at the Belleville campus.
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Senior Aerobics Program offered by HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital

Posted on 06-03-2016
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital offers seniors a chance to get active for their health. The Senior Aerobics program is held at the Belleville Parks and Recreation’s Nichols Center, 515 East ‘D’ Street, on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.
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Replacement Hospital Project

Photo submissions requested for display at new hospital facility

Posted on 04-27-2016
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital is building a new, state of the art hospital to provide high-quality health care to the patients of the Southwestern Illinois Region. The facility is expected to open in the fall of 2017. Once the new facility is open, the hospital hopes to have beautiful, healing artwork adorn the walls. In order to involve the community in this process, St. Elizabeth’s Hospital is asking that all photographers (professional and amateur alike) submit digital photographs to contribute to the new building’s aesthetic quality. Once photos are choses, they will be transformed into gallery wraps in order to maintain a common theme throughout the facility.
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HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital breaks ground on $300 million project

Posted on 06-05-2015
Joined by Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) colleagues, Hospital Sisters, hospital board members, government officials, civic leaders, clergy and other project supporters, HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital today held a ceremonial groundbreaking and blessing ceremony on the future site of its replacement hospital and ambulatory care center.
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State of Illinois approves HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital plans to build a replacement hospital and

Posted on 04-21-2015
Bolingbrook, IL – HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital today received approval from the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board (HFSRB) to build a replacement hospital and ambulatory care center along Interstate 64 and Green Mount Road in St. Clair County. It was a unanimous approval of eight to zero votes.
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HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital to review Health Facilities and Services Review Board Recommendations

Posted on 01-27-2015
Bolingbrook, IL – HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital today received feedback and was issued an “intent to deny” after one member of the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board (HFSRB) voted “no” on the hospital’s proposal to build a replacement hospital and ambulatory care center along Interstate 64 and Green Mount Road in St. Clair County.
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Vote delayed on HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital’s plans to build a replacement hospital

Posted on 12-15-2014
At the request of HSHS St. Elizabeth’ Hospital, the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board (HFSRB) has deferred Tuesday’s vote on the hospital’s proposal to build a replacement hospital and ambulatory care center along Interstate 64 and Green Mount Road in St. Clair County. St. Elizabeth’s will request that HFSRB consider the project again at their board meeting scheduled for January 27, 2015.
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Albert Einstein died from an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, but you don’t - (Belleville, IL) – It doesn’t take an Einstein to recognize an aortic ...

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