HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital administration took on the Mission Possible challenge for October by teaming with Shelbyville Manor and Hawthorne Inn to collect coats and cold weather items for their 10th annual coat drive October 11 from 2– 4 p.m.

The following items are being collected: coats, hats, gloves, scarves, shoes, snow boots and snow suits. All sizes from infant to adults will be accepted. New and gently used items are welcome.

Donations can be dropped off at the Shelbyville Manor or HSHS Good Shepherd front desks. Deadline for donations is October 8.

Anyone in need of a coat or shoes for the winter, please attend the drive. It will be in the Bounce Back gym at Shelbyville Manor.

Each month, departments within the hospital take on the Mission Possible task of highlighting the hospital’s mission and core values to the community. For further information or questions please contact the Shelbyville Manor activity department at 217-774-2111 or HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital marketing department at 217-774-3961.
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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 www.hshsgoodshepherd.org/.   

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 (Breese, Decatur, Effingham, Greenville, Highland, Litchfield, O’Fallon, 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 www.hshs.org/. For more information about Hospital Sisters of St. Francis, visit www.hospitalsisters.org/

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HSHS Illinois
Office: 217-464-5610
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