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“Healthy Hearts” Event Welcomes “Biggest Loser” Finalist, Sonya Jones, February 6

Posted on 01-22-2016

(Belleville, IL) - On Saturday, February 6, 2016 HSHS Southern Division Hospitals, HSHS Home Care/Hospice Southern Illinois and Prairie Heart Institute will host a HEALTHY HEARTS EVENT. The event will take place from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at St. Clair Square’s Center Court, next to the sponsored play area on the lower level.


Learn to save a life in the New Year, attend a Heartsaver CPR/AED course

Posted on 01-05-2016

Belleville, IL – All you need are your hands and a few hours of training to learn how to help save someone’s life. Sudden cardiac arrest is a major cause of death in the United States. It claims about 335,000 lives each year. That’s five lives every eight minutes.


HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital wants to keep your Children Safe around a Fireplace

Posted on 12-22-2015

Belleville, IL – Curling up in front of a warm fireplace is one of the many joys of the winter season, but a fireplace can also be very dangerous for children. HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital recommends a few important tips to keep your children safe around a fireplace.


Celebrate Safe Toys & Gifts Month with HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital

Posted on 12-18-2015

Belleville, IL – With Christmas fast approaching your thoughts may be turning to shopping for toys and gifts. Before you make those last minute purchases HSHS St. Elizabeth’s wants you to remember to consider the safety and age-range of the toys.


HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital Now Offers 3D Mammograms

Posted on 12-17-2015

Belleville, IL – In order to continue to detect breast cancer at the earliest possible stage in our patients, HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital recently invested over $400,000 to expand the current mammography services with advanced 3D mammography. The advanced mammogram equipment was installed in November and is now available to patients.


Peggy Sebastian named HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital President and CEO

Posted on 12-16-2015

Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) today announced that Peggy A. Sebastian, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Highland, has accepted an invitation to serve as President and CEO of HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Belleville. Sebastian will begin at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital on January 18, 2016.


Wound Care Center Celebrates Three Years of Healing

Posted on 12-09-2015

HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Wound Care Center will be celebrating their third anniversary during the week of December 14-18. An Open House event is scheduled for Thursday, December 17 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The public, current and past patients, and all health care professionals are invited to attend.


HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Mother Child Center Receives Recognition

Posted on 12-03-2015

Belleville, IL – HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital recently received recognition for meeting the birth certificate accuracy guidelines of 95% set by the Illinois Perinatal Quality Collaborative (ILPQC) Birth Certificate Accuracy Initiative.


HSHS St. Elizabeth's earns Top Performer Recognition in Six Quality Measures

Posted on 12-01-2015

HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital announced that it has been recognized as a 2014 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accredit of health care organizations in the United States. The recognition is for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measure performance for Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Pneumonia, Surgical Care, Stroke and Perinatal Care.


HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital honors 20 RN Residents at 20th Transition Ceremony

Posted on 11-30-2015

Belleville, IL – HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital recently held the 20th RN Residency Transition Ceremony and reception for 20 Registered Nurses who completed St. Elizabeth’s Versant RN Residency Program.


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