Letter from the Chief Nursing Officer

St. Mary's Chief Nursing OfficerI am excited to tell you about nursing at HSHS St. Francis Hospital in Litchfield, Illinois. Depending on the reference used, the general definition of a Nurse - is a person formally educated and trained to tend or minister to the sick. The word minister is actually a part of the definition of nursing. What better way to show others the love of Christ than for them to see Christ in all of us and in what we do. 

At HSHS St. Francis, you will be given the opportunity to minister to people through your work. Your work is important in so many ways, the decisions you make and the interactions you have with patients, families and colleagues’ everyday not only defines you but defines HSHS St. Francis Hospital.

Our colleagues are committed to our Core Values of Respect, Care, Competence and Joy. HSHS St. Francis scored in the top 10% in the nation for colleague engagement. We have begun our journey of high reliability and zero harm.

Our colleagues are friendly and welcoming. We truly work together as a team to accomplish both great outcomes and a great patient experience. At HSHS St. Francis Hospital, you will have the chance to make a difference in the lives of patients and your community every day. What kind of difference will you make today?  Apply today.

John Peipert, RN, BSN, MM, CENP
Chief Nursing Officer
HSHS St. Francis Hospital


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