Health Care

Southwestern Illinois’ thriving health care industry provides residents with the highest-quality medical services available. It also makes a strong, positive impact on the economy as it is the largest private employer in the area.

The regions’ two hospitals are taking the lead and keeping the focus on quality health care. Both provide a full spectrum of acute, therapeutic and preventative care for the community.

Memorial Regional Health Services

Memorial Regional Health Services (MRHS) is a nonprofit organization jointly governed by Memorial and BJC HealthCare. It is the parent organization of Memorial Hospital Belleville, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Care Center, Memorial Medical Group and Memorial Foundation.

Memorial Hospital Belleville is a 216-bed acute care MAGNET designated hospital offering emergency and critical care services as well as medical, surgical and obstetrics along with a full complement of diagnostic and treatment services. It was recently recognized as Top 10 percent in the Nation for General Surgery.

Also located on the Belleville campus, The Orthopedic and Neurosciences Center offers a comprehensive rehabilitation program that includes physical, occupational, speech and hand therapy. Memorial also operates Belleville Health and Sports Center, a fitness facility located in west Belleville.

Memorial Hospital East is a 94-all private bed hospital located in Shiloh, Illinois. Memorial Hospital East offers a 24/7 emergency department, medical, surgical and diagnostic services including cardiac catheterization, imaging and laboratory. The Family Care Birthing Center features 16 spacious LDRP suites, two dedicated c-section rooms and 24/7 neonatology coverage.

Memorial Care Center is an 82-bed award winning skilled rehab nursing facility located adjacent to Memorial Hospital Belleville. In addition, the Memorial Medical Group is a multi-disciplinary group with 82 providers located in 38 offices throughout 10 communities in Southwest Illinois.

Memorial Regional Health Services employs over 2,400 full- and part-time employees and ranks among the top employers in St. Clair and Madison Counties.

HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital

HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital maintains a Gold Seal of approval from the The Joint Commission – the nations’s preeminent hospital accreditation body. The hospital was founded by the Hospital Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis over 140 years ago. Today they continue the mission of their founding sisters: to provide care for the sick and needy with a spirit of respect, care, competence and joy.

HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital is a member of Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS), a multi-institutional health care system that sponsors 14 hospitals in 13 communities across Illinois and Wisconsin, and an integrated physician network. As the name implies, they are a healing ministry guided by the historic mission of the Hospital Sisters of St. Francis. At the same time, they are firmly grounded in modern best practices.

HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital delivers a comprehensive array of health care services to both inpatients and outpatients. Their accredited programs have consistently demonstrated quality outcomes that positively impact their patients and their families, and the entire community. HSHS St. Elizabeth’s is an accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI, Echocardiography Center with IAC, and is also an Emergency Department Approved for Pediatrics. They are also an Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital, and are accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, the Commission on the Accreditation of Rehab Facilities, the College of American Pathologists, the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Labs, and American College of Radiology.

They use progressive physician partnerships and the latest technology to provide personal, integrated health care across their entire system. They continue to demonstrate commitment to the communities they serve and to their Franciscan traditions by providing quality, caring and compassionate health care to all – including the sick, needy, uninsured and underinsured. They continue to grow thoughtfully, through our commitment to professional lay leadership. Stewardship of resources and strategic investments help ensure the highest standards of clinical quality and service as well as the long-term viability of the system.

The Cancer Treatment Center

Memorial & St. Elizabeth’s Cancer Treatment Center provides state-of-the-art comprehensive care in a comfortable, easy environment. Established in 1986, they continuously work to find better ways to fight cancer, and better ways to improve the patient’s quality of life during the process.

Newer, better imaging and treatment technologies are continuously emerging and they are often the first in the area to adopt them. The Cancer Treatment Center invests millions in state-of-the-art technology to ensure they can provide their patients with the best care science has to offer.

Centers for Reproductive Medicine and Wellness

Centers for Reproductive Medicine and Wellness is dedicated to helping patients achieve their dreams of parenthood. By providing cutting-edge medical options, customized individual treatment plans and an unparalleled patient experience, they provide a nurturing experience that understands the challenges of infertility. They are committed to helping others achieve fertility success.