HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital Offers Share Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group
Posted on 06-17-2015
(BELLEVILLE, IL) - Each year there are 900,000 early pregnancy losses, over 26,000 stillbirths, and approximately 19,000 neonatal deaths in the United States. To help support Metro East residents who are suffering from the devastating loss of a baby, HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital recently became a designated Share Chapter and will begin to host Share support group meetings beginning July 8 from 7-9 p.m.
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.
Friends of St. Elizabeth’s announce name change to HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Foundation
Posted on 05-31-2015
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital is proud to announce that “Friends of St. Elizabeth’s Hospital” is changing its name to the HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Foundation. The new name better reflects the mission and role as the philanthropic arm of HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital,
Inaugural DAISY Award for Excellence In Nursing Presented to Kathy Dryden, RN
Posted on 05-19-2015
Nurses at HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital were honored for being nominated for The DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation's nationwide program to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform everyday. The first award recipient at St. Elizabeth’s was Kathy Dryden, RN.
HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital Receives Practice Greenhealth Partner for Change Award
Posted on 05-15-2015
(BELLEVILLE, IL) - HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital was awarded the 2015 “Greenhealth Partner for Change” Award by Practice Greenhealth, the nation’s leading health care community that empowers its members to increase their efficiencies and environmental stewardship while improving patient safety and care through tools, best practices and knowledge.
Belleville Hospitals' Golf and Tennis Classic Celebrates 32nd Year
Posted on 05-12-2015
More than three decades ago, a group of Belleville civic and business leaders discussed ways they could help support Belleville’s two hospitals. With the assistance of Master’s Golf Champion Bob Goalby, this group founded the Belleville Hospitals’ Golf Classic to support Memorial and St. Elizabeth’s Hospitals. A tennis tournament was added in the early 1990’s.
HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital Encourages Community to ACT F.A.S.T. During American Stroke Month, May
Posted on 04-30-2015
Belleville, IL – Stroke is currently the fifth leading cause of death in the United States, with a stroke occurring every 40 seconds, yet 80 percent of strokes are preventable.
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital now offering Home Care services
Posted on 04-28-2015
Continuity of compassion and caring makes hospital to home transition seamless
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital recognized as a Best Value Hospital™
Posted on 04-24-2015
HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital in Belleville, Illinois has been recognized as one of Illinois' Ten “Best Value Hospitals™” by Verras Healthcare International.
HSHS St. Elizabeth's Wound Care Center® Offers Tips for National Foot Care Month in April
Posted on 04-07-2015
BELLEVILLE, IL – As many as six million diabetics will have a foot ulcer that may result in chronic non-healing wounds and, in extreme cases, lead to amputation. Tragically, those cases are hardly isolated: on average a staggering 180 amputations a day are performed in the United States on patients with diabetes.