Memorial Hospital of Carbondale is applying for Level II Trauma Center designation from the Illinois Department of Public Health.
Rural communities look to their hospital for care, comfort and support in an emergency. Cox Medical Center Branson embraced patients as part of their community in the aftermath of a tragedy and was featured in a moving Missouri Hospital Association video.
CoxHealth will break ground in the coming months to construct a new hospital to replace the current facility, which opened in 1953.
Work is underway on a two-year, $49 million expansion of Moorman Pavilion at Blessing Hospital, Quincy, Illinois.
When a Southern Illinois Healthcare Memorial Hospital of Carbondale patient got a diagnosis of advanced heart failure, his medical journey led to BJC Collaborative partner Barnes-Jewish Hospital for a life-saving heart assist device and, ultimately, a new heart.