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Wound Healing Center Opens at Hamilton Memorial Hospital

Hamilton Memorial Hospital announced today the opening of their Wound Healing Center, an outpatient facility offering a comprehensive approach for patients with non-healing wounds.  The center’s patients are examined by surgeon, Dr. Rodney Miller who is trained in wound care and evaluated for all possible related conditions, such as diabetes, that could interfere with proper […]

PUBLIC NOTICE: MAY 2020 BOARD MEETING LOCATION CHANGE

The Board of Directors of the Hamilton Memorial Hospital District hereby provides public notice that the May 26, 2020 Board of Director meeting location has been changed to St. Clement Catholic Chapel at 603 E. Market Street, McLeansboro, Illinois.  This change does not affect future meetings.   ###

HAMILTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL WEEKEND CLINIC UPDATE

Hamilton Memorial Hospital is taking additional precautions to keep patients and staff safe during COVID-19 pandemic. Effective Saturday, March 21, 2020 both the McLeansboro and Carmi Family Clinics will be seeing patients by appointments only. Clinic hours will remain the same., to find additional information or clinic hours of operation, visit hmhospital.org. /clinics.  Patients who […]

HMHD RESTRICTS VISITORS EFFECTIVE FRIDAY, MARCH 20

In order to provide the safest possible environment for patients and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic, beginning Friday, March 20th at noon, Hamilton Memorial Hospital District will implement restricted access measures.     No outside visitors will be allowed into Hamilton Memorial Hospital in-patient unit including access to transitional care rehabilitation patient rooms. Exceptions will […]

HAMILTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL TAKING PRECAUTIONS TO AVOID COVID-19 EXPOSURE IN ED

Hamilton Memorial Hospital is taking additional precautions to keep patients and staff safe during COVID-19 pandemic. A triage tent has been installed outside of the emergency department at 611 South Marshall Avenue in McLeansboro. This triage tent is not a COVID-19 testing center, but an area to triage patients presenting to the emergency department with […]

HMHD Welcomes Fabric Masks During COVID-19 Pandemic

Hamilton Memorial Hospital is welcoming fabric masks from the community as they prepare for COVID-19. Orders for standard/disposable masks are on long back orders, due to both demand and supply chain issues. Other hospitals across the country are reporting the same supply concerns.   According to, www.cdc.gov/coronavirus, fabric masks are a crisis response option when […]

HMHD Taking Active Approach to Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 to Patients

(McLeansboro) –Hamilton Memorial Hospital District (HMHD) is taking an active, common sense approach to preventing the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) by following prudent infection prevention strategies in effort to protect our patients.   Effective March 6, 2020, outside visitors of the in-patient unit, including transitional care rehabilitation patients, must complete the Illinois Department of […]

HMHD Hosts Grand Re-Opening of Aquatic Therapy Pool

(McLeansboro) – Hamilton Memorial Hospital (HMHD) will be hosting a grand re-opening celebration for their aquatic therapy pool on Wednesday, February 19, 2020. The celebration will be held at 2pm in the HMHD Rehabilitation Department. The event will include light refreshments and a chamber ribbon cutting.   HMHD opened the aquatic therapy pool in 2010 […]

20th Annual Foundation Dinner Raises Over $50,000

On Saturday, November 9th, Hamilton Memorial Hospital District (HMHD) Foundation hosted its 20th Annual Foundation Dinner.  The dinner was held at the Hamilton County Senior High School with seating at 5:00 p.m. and the dinner at 6:00 p.m.  Yesterday’s Catering Service from Carmi provided the meal and their food was definitely a treat again this […]