Recycle for Earth Day at HSHS St. Elizabeth's Recycling and Collection Drive, April 22 & 23
Posted on 04-05-2016
April 22 is Earth Day and it is a perfect time to reflect on what you are doing to help protect the environment. Everyone shares the responsibility to do as much as they can to preserve the planet’s natural resources today and for future generations. One of the ways is to recycle, and St. Elizabeth’s is making that easier for you by hosting a Recycling Event and Collection Drive for clothing, shoes and electronics on April 22 and 23.
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital to Host Blood Drive, April 26
Posted on 04-04-2016
(Belleville, IL) – HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, in conjunction with the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center (MVRBC), is hosting a blood drive on Tuesday, April 26, in the Millennium Room from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Convenient parking is available just outside the Prairie Heart Institute Building (Bldg. A) at 340 West Lincoln Street.
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital Honors 21st RN Resident Cohort
Posted on 03-31-2016
Belleville, IL – HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital recently held the 21st RN Residency Transition Ceremony and reception for four Registered Nurses who completed St. Elizabeth’s Versant RN Residency Program.
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital Designated as a Blue Distinction® Center+ for Maternity Care
Posted on 03-29-2016
(Belleville, IL) - In an effort to help prospective parents find hospitals that deliver quality, affordable maternity care, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) announced that HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital has been designated as one of the first hospitals to receive the Blue Distinction® Center+ for Maternity Care designation, a new designation under the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program.
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital Encourages the Public to Care for your Kidneys
Posted on 03-28-2016
(Belleville, IL) – March serves as National Kidney Month and HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital along with the National Kidney Foundation encourages the public to take care of their kidneys.
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital Generates Over $405 Million Annual Impact on Local and State Economies
Posted on 03-28-2016
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital is a critical contributor to the local and state economies, providing steady job growth while improving the health of the residents and communities we serve. According to a new report, St. Elizabeth’s Hospital employs 1070 people, resulting in 1542 additional jobs for the community, and generates a total annual impact of $405,455,183 on the local and state economy.
Sodexo Unveils Bite App, Offers Transparency of Café Choices at HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital
Posted on 03-23-2016
(Belleville, IL) – Sodexo, the managing company of HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Food and Nutrition Services, is pleased to announce the launch of a new nutrition and menu app called Bite, which is now available for download on any iPhone, android or other mobile device.
Carol Vance of HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital is Appointed to National Infection Control Comittee
Posted on 03-22-2016
(Belleville, IL) – HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital is pleased to announce that Carol Vance BSN, CIC and Infection Prevention Manager for St. Elizabeth’s Hospital has been appointed to the National Education Committee for the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) for a term of three years.
HSHS St. Elizabeth's Hospital Supports Diabetes Alert Day, March 22
Posted on 03-18-2016
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital encourages the public to take a free Diabetes Risk Test on Tuesday, March 22 in support of American Diabetes Association Alert Day. This nationally recognized day is a “wake-up call” asking the American public to take a one-minute Diabetes Risk Test to find out if they are at risk for developing type 2 diabetes. Take the free online Self-Assessment Risk Test at www.diabetes.org/takeaminute
Free program offered to help smokers quit
Posted on 03-14-2016
“Freedom From Smoking” program offered free of charge by The Cancer Treatment Center and HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital.
HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital and The Cancer Treatment Center have partnered to offer a FREE smoking cessation program to those in our community who want to put their health first and quit smoking. The “Freedom From Smoking” program is now accepting participants in this 8-week course.