Improve your Communication Skills in 2015
Posted on 01-16-2015
Belleville - St. Elizabeth’s Hospital invites area community members to join its Toastmasters International Club, a nonprofit organization, focusing on communication and leadership development, in which professionals can gain confidence and public speaking skills in a relaxed, supportive environment.
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital Participating in Rural Health Tele-Network Launched with Federal Grant
Posted on 12-18-2014
BELLEVILLE, IL - In recent years, many rural Illinois hospitals have expressed a need for tele-medicine and tele-health services to better serve patients. Beginning this past summer, HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital and 15 other hospitals formed the “Illinois CONNECT Rural Health Tele-Network” (Tele-CONNECT). Tele-CONNECT’s purpose is to coordinate and improve the access, quality and delivery of tele-medicine and tele-health services for patients in underserved and rural areas of central and southern Illinois.
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Wound Care Center Celebrates Two Years of Healing
Posted on 12-15-2014
Belleville – HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Wound Care Center will be celebrating their second anniversary on December 18. This date not only serves as the anniversary of the Wound Care Center’s opening, but also marks the beginning of healing for many area residents who suffer from chronic or non healing wounds. Since opening in 2012, the Center has seen 558 new patients, and provided over 5940 wound care visits, resulting in over 700 healed wounds.
Stay Healthy During the Flu Season
Posted on 12-11-2014
BELLEVILLE – HSHS St. Elizabeth’s is encouraging area residents to take steps during this flu season to keep themselves and their families healthy. Healthy habits can help protect individuals and their families from getting or spreading germs at home, work or school.
First in region cardiac ablation procedure performed at Prairie Heart Institute at St. Elizabeth's
Posted on 12-10-2014
First in region procedure performed at HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital to stop an erratic heartbeat and eliminate the need for medication.
Dr. Paban Saha of Prairie Cardiology Consultants performed procedure
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Replacement Hospital Project
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.
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.
St. Elizabeth's invites residents to meet with CEO to learn about hospital project
Posted on 09-29-2014
St. Elizabeth’s Hospital President and CEO Maryann Reese today announced that she will host three “open house” sessions where members of the community can ask her questions about St. Elizabeth’s plans to move inpatient services to a location along I-64 and maintain ambulatory care services at its current campus in downtown Belleville.
St. Elizabeth's Hospital Files Certificate of Need Applications
Posted on 08-26-2014
St. Elizabeth’s proposal is next step is fulfilling hospital’s 139-year mission in Metro East.
St. Elizabeth's Announces Plans for Replacement Hospital; Re-envisioned Belleville Campus
Posted on 06-25-2014
Belleville, IL – Joined by community supporters, building trades leaders and elected officials from throughout the Metro East region, leaders of St. Elizabeth’s Hospital and Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) on Wednesday announced plans to build a new, state-of-the-art hospital along Interstate 64 and Green Mount Road in St. Clair County. St. Elizabeth’s and HSHS also outlined plans to deliver health care services at the existing St. Elizabeth’s campus in Belleville.