Memorial Medical Center has launched a new initiative in its cafeteria to help employees, patients and visitors make healthier food choices.
Area women are invited to a free community event featuring fun and interactive breakout sessions to improve their heart health at Celebrate the Heart of a Woman from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 1, at the Gus and Flora Kerasotes YMCA.
The Regional Cancer Partnership of Illinois will provide free colorectal cancer home screening kits for individuals age 50 and older on selected dates in March at two Springfield locations.
Tickets are now on sale for the third annual Hospice Gala sponsored by the Memorial Medical Center Foundation to raise donations for a fund that helps fulfill the wishes of hospice patients.
Memorial Bariatric Services, a comprehensive program introduced by Memorial Medical Center and Springfield Clinic in 2002, is now available to residents of Macon County and the surrounding communities through a partnership with Decatur Memorial Hospital.
With flu cases in Illinois declining, Memorial Health System's three hospitals - Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln, Memorial Medical Center in Springfield and Taylorville Memorial Hospital - have lifted their visitor restrictions.
Douglas L. Rahn, DBA, executive vice president and chief operating officer of Memorial Health System, has been selected by the Passavant Area Board of Directors as the next president and CEO of Passavant Area Hospital, pending the successful completion of Passavant's affiliation with the health system.
The Memorial Medical Center Foundation has awarded more than $435,000 in health-related grants for community and health-system initiatives.
Memorial Medical Center's 24th annual Festival of Trees raised $308,000 to be used for health-related projects and programs in the community.
Memorial Medical Center's Heart and Vascular Services was named to Becker's Hospital Review's "100 Hospitals with Great Heart Programs" list.
Memorial Medical Center is accepting applications for a free, four-day summer camp for high school students interested in a nursing career.
Memorial Health System's annual report is now available to the public online.
The Institute for Plastic Surgery at Southern Illinois University (SIU) School of Medicine has launched the first clinical hand transplant program in Illinois for patients who have suffered from an amputation of their upper extremity.
Memorial Medical Center has been reaccredited by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).
Memorial Health System and Southern Illinois University HealthCare have launched a new partnership designed to develop innovative solutions for improving healthcare access, quality, safety and communi