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Safe Ride Available for Memorial Day

There’s a safer alternative to driving for anyone who has too much to drink during the Memorial Day weekend. Safe Rides will be available May 26 to 29 to those at any bar in Lincoln. Safe Ride is a free ride home within the city of Lincoln sponsored by the Healthy Communities Partnership.

Memorial Health System CEO Ed Curtis to Receive Honorary Doctorate During UIS Commencement

Edgar J. Curtis, president and CEO of Memorial Health System, will receive an honorary doctorate of humane letters from the University of Illinois on May 13 during commencement ceremonies for the University of Illinois Springfield.

Pourchot Named April ALMH Employee of the Month

Tammy Pourchot of Emden, Illinois has been named the April Employee of the Month at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln. Pourchot has worked at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital for 18 years.

Prom Time and Underage Drinking

It’s not uncommon for parents to worry about underage drinking and their teenager’s safety on the road, especially on prom night. And the prom season is upon us. Healthy Communities Partnership reminds the community about the local DrunkStopper program as a way to be proactive and keep our children and our streets safer on prom night and every night of the year.

ALMH Receives National Award for Sustainability, Waste Reduction

Practice Greenhealth Partner Recognition Award honors emerging leaders in environmental stewardship

Memorial Health System Hospitals Lift Visitor Flu Restrictions

With flu cases in Illinois declining, Memorial Health System’s four hospitals, including Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln, have lifted their visitor restrictions.

ALMH Offers Free Prenatal Class

Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital reminds expecting families that each month it offers a free prenatal class. The next 3-hour class will be held Sunday, April 30 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The class will be held in Steinfort A at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln.

Bell Named March ALMH Employee of the Month

Vicky Bell has been named the March Employee of the Month at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln. Bell has worked as the nursing administrative assistant in the nursing administration at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital for 16 years.

ALMH Named as 2017 Top 100 Critical Access Hospital

Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln, Illinois was recently named one of the Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals in the United States by iVantage Health Analytics and The Chartis Center for Rural Health.

Dunn Named February ALMH Employee of the Month

Eric Dunn of Springfield was been named the February Employee of the Month at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln. Dunn has worked as a Registered Nurse in the acute care department at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital for 15 years.

Rigg Named January ALMH Employee of the Month

At the age of 17 Hazel Rigg was working in a long term care facility and immediately knew that she wanted to be a nurse. She completed her nursing degree after high school and now has a nursing career that includes experience in a variety of settings such as long term care, physician offices and hospital intensive care units. Rigg currently works in the acute care department at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln, Illinois.

The Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital Farmers Market Reopens May 13

The Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital Foundation is thrilled to announce a return of their initiative to improve the health of the people and communities in Logan and eastern Mason County. The ALMH Market will reopen on Saturday, May 13 and continue rain or shine on Saturdays through September 30.

ALMH Offers Free Prenatal Classes

Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital announced today that it is offering free prenatal classes to expecting mothers. The classes will be offered monthly with the first class scheduled for Sunday, January 29 from 1 to 4 p.m. The classes will be held in Steinfort A at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln.

Visitors to Memorial Health System Hospitals Encouraged to Take Precautions to Prevent Spread of Influenza

Illinois is experiencing a severe flu season, with many people experiencing flu-like symptoms throughout Illinois, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Influenza Precautions in Place at Memorial Health System Hospitals

Visitors to Memorial Health System Hospitals Encouraged to Take Precautions to Prevent Spread of Influenza

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