Please join us for the Dine with a Doc program at the Shelby County Senior Center in Forest Park, Shelbyville on Monday, December 11 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. The program is free and all are welcome. Please reserve your seat at Shelby County Senior Citizens Center (217)-774-4473​.

HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital President and CEO Aaron Puchbauer will be the keynote speaker. Puchbauer became the CEO of the hospital in May and will speak about the new services offered and the current 1.2 million dollar construction project.

Attendees will be treated to a program which includes a free hot lunch, provided by Villas of Hollybrook of Shelbyville. Information will also be available about other local health care services.

“When Good Shepherd became part of the HSHS family, we promised to keep health care local and to expand the present services of the hospital,” said Puchbauer. “I look forward to sharing the exciting changes we have made with this group and explain our plans for what we have to come. We are working hard to take what has always been great health care to an even better experience for our patients.”

About HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital
Since its inception in 1916, HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital in Shelbyville (GSS) has been dedicated to excellence in healthcare for those living and visiting their communities. GSS has accomplished this by providing comprehensive health services and meeting the needs of patients served through their compassionate care, business integrity and community responsibility. GSS provides a 24/7 emergency department that is fully staffed by physicians and highly-trained nurses, and also features inpatient and outpatient services, including a 24-hour laboratory and an imaging department that meets today’s highest standards for diagnostic imaging technology. GSS has an advanced surgery department and an acute inpatient care unit. Dedicated to being a hometown hospital, GSS’ home health and rehabilitation departments are committed to excellence with a team of professional nurses and therapists providing a variety of medical services and rehabilitative therapies, all designed to help patients heal in their own environment. The group of visiting specialists in the outpatient clinic works closely with GSS to help keep the healthcare services local even if a specialized procedure or exam is required. GSS strives to be the first choice for the community’s healthcare needs. For more information about HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital, visit   
About Hospital Sisters Health System
Hospital Sisters Health System’s (HSHS) mission is to reveal and embody Christ’s healing love for all people through our high-quality Franciscan health care ministry. HSHS provides state-of-the-art health care to our patients and is dedicated to serving all people, especially the most vulnerable, at each of our 15 local systems and physician practices in Illinois (Belleville, Breese, Decatur, Effingham, Greenville, Highland, Litchfield, Shelbyville and Springfield) and Wisconsin (Chippewa Falls, Eau Claire, Oconto Falls, Sheboygan and two in Green Bay).  HSHS is sponsored by Hospital Sisters Ministries, and Hospital Sisters of St. Francis is the founding institute. For more information about HSHS, visit For more information about Hospital Sisters of St. Francis,

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HSHS Illinois
Office: 217-464-5610

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