Free CEU Program on Airway Clearance Offered June 7
Posted on 05-25-2016
As a service to area health care professionals, especially Case Management and Respiratory practitioners, HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital is offering an educational seminar on Airway Clearance on Tuesday, June 7 at 8:00 a.m. in the Millennium Room of the hospital, 340 West Lincoln Street, Belleville. A continental breakfast will be provided.
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital Honors Extraordinary Nurse with National DAISY Award
Posted on 05-18-2016
(Belleville, IL) – Recently, HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital awarded Chelsea Watson, a Registered Nurse from the Float Pool, 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 every day.
Open House and Demonstration of New da Vinci Robotic Surgical System, May 16
Posted on 05-10-2016
In April 2016, HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital installed the da Vinci Xi Surgical System, a robotic technology used for minimally invasive procedures. An Open House and Demonstration event is scheduled for Monday, May 16 from 3-6pm in the Centennial Room at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital. The public is welcome to see the robotic surgery system in action and hear from the highly-skilled surgeons who will be performing the complex procedures with the robot.
HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital Encourages Community to Act F.A.S.T. During American Stroke Month
Posted on 05-09-2016
Belleville, IL – During American Stroke Month, HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital along with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association encourages the public to learn their risk of stroke and learn to ACT F.A.S.T. when stroke symptoms present.
National Nurses Week
Posted on 05-06-2016
Belleville, IL – On this special occasion of National Nurses Week, May 6-12 which marks the birthday of nursing pioneer Florence Nightingale, HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital would like to take the opportunity to thank and recognize our nurses who serve our patients each day with Respect, Care, Competence, and Joy.
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital hosts Beam Topping Ceremony at Replacement Hospital Site
Posted on 05-05-2016
Joined by Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) leadership, Hospital Sisters, hospital board members, government officials, and civic leaders, HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital today presented and placed a ceremonial last beam on the replacement hospital. Hospital colleagues and those present at today’s ceremony signed the steel beam
Greenville Regional Hospital joins Hospital Sisters Health System, becomes HSHS Holy Family Hospital
Posted on 05-04-2016
Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) is pleased to announce the addition of HSHS Holy Family Hospital in Greenville – formerly known as Greenville Regional Hospital (GRH) – to its health care family.
April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, 7 Tips Can Help Save Lives
Posted on 04-29-2016
(Belleville, IL) - April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month. Up to 90 percent of all car crashes are caused by driver error, and about 26 percent of all car crashes involves cell phone use – including hands-free.
Photo submissions requested for display at new hospital facility
Posted on 04-27-2016
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital is building a new, state of the art hospital to provide high-quality health care to the patients of the Southwestern Illinois Region. The facility is expected to open in the fall of 2017. Once the new facility is open, the hospital hopes to have beautiful, healing artwork adorn the walls. In order to involve the community in this process, St. Elizabeth’s Hospital is asking that all photographers (professional and amateur alike) submit digital photographs to contribute to the new building’s aesthetic quality. Once photos are choses, they will be transformed into gallery wraps in order to maintain a common theme throughout the facility.
HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital installs da Vinci Xi Robotic Surgery System
Posted on 04-19-2016
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of the da Vinci Xi Surgical System. The da Vinci Xi System was designed with the goal of further advancing the technology used in minimally invasive surgery and can be used across a spectrum of minimally invasive surgical procedures.