HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital - Highland News

Outpatient diabetes and nutrition services to resume

 September 29, 2020

Local HSHS hospitals will resume Outpatient Diabetes and Nutrition Services in person and via telehealth.

 

AED donated to Highland High School

 September 29, 2020

HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital Highland donated Automated External Defibrillator to Highland High School.

 

How to help children cope with stress

 September 24, 2020

Helping children cope with anxiety and stress. Advice for parents and caregivers.

 

The Value of Vaccines

 September 15, 2020

Six things to know about vaccines.

 

Patient Experience receives 5 Stars

 September 15, 2020

HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital Highland achieves Five-Star Rating for Patient Experience from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

 

Back-to-School Health Tips

 September 10, 2020

HSHS Illinois offers good sleep and nutrition tips for your family.

 

Masking tips for safety and comfort

 August 13, 2020

With the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the state of Illinois highly recommending that people help prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) by wearing cloth face coverings...

 

Lawn mowing is not child's play

 July 30, 2020

Although we are over halfway through the summer, there are a few months where lawns will need mowing. While mowing is a seemingly innocuous activity, the HSHS St. Joseph's Highland wants to...

 

Staying Cool in a Heat Wave and Warning Signs of Heat-Related...

 July 20, 2020

With the excessive heat warnings for the region, it is important to take steps to stay safe in the heat. The hospitals of HSHS Illinois are providing tips for staying cool and how to know the...

 

HSHS St. Joseph's Highland named One of Best Hospitals for Nurse...

 July 15, 2020

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland received top marks on patients' HCAHPS surveys for nurse communication, as reported recently by the Becker’s Hospital Review publication.

 

Sun Screen Safety and Frequently Asked Questions

 July 13, 2020

As we spend more time out of the house with outdoors activities such as spending time on the beach, hiking, swimming, etc., it is important everyone take steps to prevent sun damage on their skin...

 

Be Safe this 4th of July Holiday

 June 30, 2020

With the Fourth of July just around the corner, thoughts turn to celebrating the holiday with fireworks. Although fireworks can be exciting, festive and fun, your HSHS Illinois hospitals want to...

 

Ticks and Lyme Disease

 June 17, 2020

With the official start of summer just around the corner, many are spending more time outdoors in areas where ticks are active. Follow these tips and reminders to help everyone recognize and treat...

 

Keeping Kids Safe Around Water this Summer

 June 5, 2020

As the weather heats up and more children and families head to pools and beaches, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland always wants to remind parents and caregivers to keep an eye on their...

 

EMS Week Honors Front-line Professionals

 May 18, 2020

During National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland recognize the tremendous role that local EMS partners make to improve health in this...

 

Intubation box donated by Stevens Industries

 May 14, 2020

Innovation has become more important in health care during the COVID-19 pandemic as hospitals look for ways to provide care more safely to prevent the spread of the virus amongst their staff.

 

Elective Surgeries and Procedures to Resume

 May 8, 2020

In accordance with Governor J.B. Pritzker announcement of a modified Stay-At-Home order through May that allows certain elective surgeries for non-life-threatening conditions, HSHS St. Joseph&rsquo...

 

Reminder: Viruses don't disappear outdoors

 May 1, 2020

It’s an exciting time in southern Illinois as the forecast predicts a warm weekend, but health officials are reminding communities that COVID-19 and other viruses do not take a break during...

 

Hearts for Healthcare Signs and Shirts Available for Purchase to...

 April 22, 2020

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland has partnered with HeartsForHealthcare.com to raise money for the HSHS St. Joseph’s Foundation. By visiting ...

 

Understanding Universal Masking

 April 13, 2020

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the U.S. Surgeon General recommend the practice of universal masking when in public and interacting with others. Universal masking, in...

 

HSHS Home Care and Hospice Delivers Baskets of Blessings to Patients

 April 3, 2020

ILLINOIS — HSHS Home Care & Hospice Southern Illinois and HSHS Home Care Central Illinois teamed up to prepare and deliver Baskets of Blessings to their home care and hospice...

 

“Hearts for Health Care” Encourages Community Members to Spread the...

 April 1, 2020

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, ILLINOIS) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland, HSHS Holy Family Hospital in Greenville and HSHS Southern Illinois Home Care and Hospice...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital shows thanks to area physicians in honor...

 March 27, 2020

(HIGHLAND, IL) – Medical providers will be honored at health care organizations throughout the country March 30, 2020 during National Doctors’ Day. This annual event recognizes...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Accepting Donations of Sewn Non...

 March 25, 2020

(HIGHLAND, IL) – As potential shortages of masks and other personal protective equipment are being reported in the news, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland has received several...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital and HSHS Holy Family Hospital Greenville...

 March 21, 2020

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, ILLINOIS) – With the spike in novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases throughout Illinois including the southern Illinois region, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital...

 

HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital Breese & Highland Temporarily Stopping...

 March 17, 2020

Effective March 14, 2020 Illinois Governor J. B. Pritzker declared a Public Health Emergency due to the increase of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Illinois.

 

HEALTH FAIR POSTPONED

 March 10, 2020

Due to concerns about the coronavirus, influenza and other illnesses, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland has regretfully decided to postpone the health fair scheduled for April 15 at...

 

Local HSHS Hospitals in Breese, Greenville & Highland Introduce...

 March 4, 2020

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, ILLINOIS) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland and HSHS Holy Family in Greenville are offering support and education to mothers through a...

 

HSHS Athletes Advantage Trainers honored during National Athletic...

 March 3, 2020

(HIGHLAND, IL) – The Certified Athletic Trainers (ATs) of HSHS Athletes Advantage Sports Medicine at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland are celebrating National Athletic Training Month...

 

Fourth Annual Heart Glo Bingo Event to be Held on March 20

 March 2, 2020

(HIGHLAND, IL) – In celebration of Heart Month and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week, the Center for Cardiac Rehab and Wellness at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland will host the fourth...

 

Pre-Registration Open for 2020 Spring Health Fair in Highland

 February 28, 2020

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland will host their spring health fair Wednesday, April 15, from 5:30 to 10 a.m. at Highland Hope United Methodist Church, located at...

 

Eat Your Way to Better Health Education Series Offered at Highland...

 February 28, 2020

(HIGHLAND, IL) – The clinical nutrition services team at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland invites the community to a free series to promote healthier eating. Eat Your Way to Better...

 

Local HSHS Hospitals Honor Military Volunteers with Statement of...

 February 27, 2020

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – To honor their colleagues who serve as volunteers in branches of the military, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland and HSHS Holy...

 

Highland Hospital is Offering Colorectal Cancer Screening Kits for ...

 February 27, 2020

(Highland, IL) – In recognition of Colorectal Cancer Awareness month, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland is offering Fecal Immunochemical Test (FIT) Kits for $10.

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Wound Healing Center Raises Awareness...

 February 26, 2020

(HIGHLAND, IL) – An alarming 33% of Americans currently suffer from cardiovascular disease. During Heart Health Awareness Month, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Wound Healing Center, a...

 

The Top Three Risk Factors for Heart Disease

 February 26, 2020

(HIGHLAND, IL) – Half of all Americans have at least one of the top three risk factors for heart disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The top three risk...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Highlights Awareness on...

 February 13, 2020

(HIGHLAND, IL) – While love may be in the air with Valentine’s Day, the cold wintery days with little to no sun can be difficult to handle for many. These winter days that are...

 

Community invited to “Cram the Cars” with Canned Goods for the...

 February 5, 2020

(HIGHLAND, IL) – In recognition of February being National Canned Food Month, HSHS  Home Care and Hospice Southern Illinois is teaming up with several community organizations to &ldquo...

 

American Heart Month: What You Should Know About Heart Attacks

 February 4, 2020

(HIGHLAND, IL) – Every 40 seconds, someone in the United States has a heart attack, according to the American Heart Association.

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Auxiliary Hosting New to You Accessory Sale

 February 4, 2020

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland’s Auxiliary is hosting a New to You Accessory Sale in the Frisse Conference Room, Tuesday, March 12 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. A...

 

National DAISY and BEE Awards Given at Highland Hospital

 January 30, 2020

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland has awarded Vicki Huelsmann, RN with the national DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of the DAISY...

 

Local Hospitals Collecting Used Hearing Aids

 January 16, 2020

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – In recognition of St. Francis de Sales, HSHS St. Joseph’s Breese and Highland and HSHS Holy Family Greenville are hosting a used hearing aid...

 

2020 Support Group Schedule Offered for those Living with Diabetes

 January 14, 2020

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland will continue providing diabetes support to the community in 2020. All individuals living with diabetes are invited to join us for a...

 

New Rehabilitation Program Offered to Help Those with Peripheral...

 January 8, 2020

(HIGHLAND, IL) – To help those living with peripheral arterial disease, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland recently added a new cardiopulmonary rehabilitation program, Supervised...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Highland Hospital Welcomes New Physicians and...

 December 30, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL)  –  HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland continues to expand their Medical Staff and advanced practice providers to meet the health care needs of area residents,...

 

Radon Detection Education Offered at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital

 December 20, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland has partnered with the Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA) and the American Lung Association to provide education and...

 

HSHS Southern Illinois Division Hospitals Adjust Visiting...

 December 13, 2019

(O’FALLON, EFFINGHAM, BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – With flu activity now classified as regional in our area of Illinois, visitors to the hospitals in the HSHS Southern Illinois...

 

Emily Wilson Named Major Gift Officer for HSHS St. Joseph’s...

 December 4, 2019

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – The Hospital Sisters of St. Francis Foundation is pleased to announce that Emily Wilson, marketing specialist with the HSHS Southern Illinois Division...

 

Tips for Diabetes Awareness Month

 November 27, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL)  – November is American Diabetes Month and the health care experts at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland are working to increase awareness about diabetes as well as...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Diabetes Education Program...

 November 21, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – The diabetes self-management education program at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland has been awarded Recognition from the American Diabetes Association (ADA). This...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital to Host Electronics Recycling Event...

 November 19, 2019

(Highland, IL) - HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland will be sponsoring an electronics recycling event on Saturday, November 23. Local residents will be able to recycle old electronics...

 

Local HSHS Hospitals encourages smokers to make a plan to quit smoking

 November 15, 2019

(BREESE/HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland are encouraging everyone to commit or recommit to healthy, smoke-free lives by participating in the American...

 

Affordable Care Act Enrollment Event Hosted at HSHS St. Joseph’s...

 November 6, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – On Saturday, November 23, certified application counselors will be available by appointment only at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland to help individuals and families...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Auxiliary Hosting a Used Book Sale

 October 31, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland’s Auxiliary is hosting a Used Book Sale on Thursday, November 7 through Saturday, November 9 in the Ungacta Conference Center...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Auxiliary Hosting a Used Book Sale

 October 31, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland’s Auxiliary is hosting a Used Book Sale on Thursday, November 7 through Saturday, November 9 in the Ungacta Conference Center...

 

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

 October 8, 2019

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is a national campaign to increase awareness of the disease, encourage women to get their annual mammogram...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Offers CPR AED Class

 September 30, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Highland is offering a Community Heartsaver CPR AED American Heart Training Course on Tuesday, October 15 in the hospital’s Sullivan...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Auxiliary Hosting a Shoe Sale

 September 27, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland’s Auxiliary is hosting a Shoe Sale on Thursday, October 17, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Ungacta Conference Center located at...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Offering Additional Health Fair...

 September 26, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – In addition to the hospital’s health fair hosted in Highland on October 18, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland will host an additional health fair on Wednesday...

 

Local HSHS Hospitals Hosting Blessing of Animals

 September 26, 2019

On October 4, people all over the world celebrate the feast day of Saint Francis of Assisi, the Patron Saint of Animals and of Hospital Sisters Health System. In remembrance of St. Francis of...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Encourages Awareness about Sepsis

 September 26, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL)  – September marks Sepsis Awareness Month, dedicated to putting a spotlight on the third leading cause of death in the U.S. – sepsis.

 

Clogged Arteries in Legs Pose Major Health Risk

 September 26, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL)  – September is Peripheral Artery Disease Awareness month. Peripheral artery disease affects as many as 12 million people in the United States, and increases in prevalence...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland to Host Blood Drive on...

 September 20, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland and Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center are hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, October 9, from 2 to 6 p.m. in the hospital...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland to Host Grief Support Group

 September 17, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital Highland is hosting an eight-week support group for those grieving the loss of a loved one. Sessions will be held on Tuesdays, from October 1...

 

National DAISY and BEE Awards Presented to Highland Hospital...

 September 16, 2019

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland recently awarded Courtney Holtgrave, RN with the national DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of the...

 

Pre-Registration Open for 2019 Fall Health Fair in Highland

 September 6, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland will host their fall health fair Friday, October 18, from 5:30 to 11:00 a.m. at Highland Hope Church, located at 12846 Daiber Road...

 

Second Annual Women, Wellness & Wine Event

 August 28, 2019

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) –  HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese and Highland and HSHS Holy Family Hospital Greenville are hosting their second annual women’s wellness...

 

Local HSHS Hospitals in Breese, Greenville & Highland Introduce...

 August 27, 2019

(Breese, Greenville, Highland, Illinois)  – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland and HSHS Holy Family in Greenville are educating through a new online Diabetes...

 

Local Hospital Collects Record Number of School Supplies for Local...

 August 26, 2019

(HIGHLAND IL)- HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Mission Team Annual Stuff the Bus made a record number in donations of school supplies for local students.  The team collected school supplies...

 

New Diabetes Support Group Coming to HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital

 July 29, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland is educating through a new Diabetes Support Group. The first meeting will be held Friday, August 9, 2019, at 2 p.m. in the Sullivan...

 

Back to School Health Tips from Local HSHS Hospitals

 July 26, 2019

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – As the remaining days of summer end and a new school year begins, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland, and HSHS Holy Family in...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Offers CPR AED Class

 July 25, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Highland is offering a Community Heartsaver CPR AED American Heart Training Course on Tuesday, August 20 in the hospital’s Sullivan...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Sponsors Cooling/First Aid Station at...

 July 17, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland has partnered with the Madison County Fair to provide a cooling/first aid station at this year’s event. Also in the station...

 

Fairs and Festival Fun – How to Stay Safe This Summer

 July 15, 2019

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – Summers are synonymous with fairs, festivals, outdoor concerts, and carnivals.  Good music, tasty food, and fun rides and games at these events draw...

 

Know Your Medicare Benefits Seminar Offered on July 18

 July 3, 2019

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – The community is invited to a “Know Your Medicare Benefits” seminar on Thursday, July 18 at 10 a.m. in the Sullivan Room at HSHS St. Joseph...

 

Non-invasive Procedure to Detect Urinary Tract Abnormalities Now...

 June 25, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland is now offering cystoscopy procedures. The hospital purchased new equipment to allow for this non-invasive procedure to be offered...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital honors colleagues for years of service

 June 25, 2019

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland recently held colleague celebration events during Hospital Week, honoring the service of all St. Joseph’s colleagues or...

 

Community invited to Butterfly Release on June 27 in Healing Garden

 June 18, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland invites community members to join them for a Butterfly Release on Thursday, June 27 at 5:30 p.m. in the hospital Healing Garden...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Honors Colleagues with National...

 June 17, 2019

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland recently awarded Leah Becker, RN with the national DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of the DAISY...

 

Five-Star Rating for Patient Experience from Centers for Medicare &...

 June 13, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland has received a five-star rating for patient experience from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the top score in...

 

Police Department Giving Away 100 Helmets at Bike Rodeo Event on...

 June 5, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland and Highland Police Department invite the community to attend their annual Bike Rodeo on Saturday, June 22 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at...

 

New Epic Electronic Health Record System

 May 30, 2019

(BREESE AND HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland will soon go live with Epic, a new electronic health record (EHR) system as part of their ongoing...

 

May is National Asthma & Allergy Awareness Month

 May 21, 2019

(Breese, Highland, Greenville IL) – May, when plants and trees release pollen into the air, is the peak season for asthma and allergies.  Each year, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of...

 

St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland ER partners with tele-stroke network...

 May 14, 2019

Since 2015, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Highland has been a member of an emergency room tele-stroke network launched by Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) that helps save lives and...

 

Local HSHS Hospitals celebrating colleagues during National...

 May 13, 2019

(Breese, Highland, Greenville IL) – National Hospital Week is being celebrated nationwide May 12-18. HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland and HSHS Holy Family in...

 

HSHS Medical Group offering free school physicals for students...

 May 3, 2019

Ensure your athletes are ready for the upcoming sports seasons by registering your son or daughter for free sports physicals offered by HSHS Athletes Advantage Sports Medicine and HSHS Medical...

 

Open Interview Days for Registered Nurses and Certified Nurse...

 April 29, 2019

(Breese, Greenville, Highland, IL)  – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland and HSHS Holy Family in Greenville are hosting open interview days for registered...

 

HSHS Southern Illinois Division honors RN Residents at Transition...

 April 25, 2019

(O’FALLON, IL) – HSHS Southern Illinois Division (SID) hospitals recently held an RN Residency Transition Ceremony and reception for six Registered Nurses who completed the RN...

 

Discovery Group for Parkinson’s disease

 April 15, 2019

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland invites the community to attend a Parkinson’s Discovery Group on Tuesday, April 23 from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. in the Hospital...

 

HSHS Southern Illinois Division Hospitals showcase at State Capito

 April 12, 2019

(SPRINGFIELD, IL) – A number of quality improvement initiatives undertaken by HSHS Southern Illinois Division hospitals were on display in the State Capitol on April 3 as part of the...

 

HSHS Home Care and Hospice “Crams the Car” with Canned Goods

 March 29, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – In recognition of February being National Canned Food Month, HSHS Home Care and Hospice Southern Illinois recently teamed up with several local organizations to “Cram...

 

Diabetes Wellness Workshop Series offered by HSHS St. Joseph’s...

 March 26, 2019

(Breese, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland is launching their first interactive Diabetes Wellness Workshop series, providing a variety of education to live well with diabetes...

 

Breese, Greenville and Highland express thanks to area physicians...

 March 25, 2019

(Breese, Highland, Greenville IL) – Medical providers will be honored at health care organizations throughout the country March 30, 2019 during National Doctors’ Day.  This annual...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Raises Awareness for Colorectal...

 March 25, 2019

(Highland, IL) – In recognition of Colorectal Cancer Awareness month, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland encourages the community to learn more about colorectal cancer and their...

 

Raising Awareness during National Nutrition Month

 March 25, 2019

(Breese, Greenville, Highland, IL)  – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland and HSHS Holy Family in Greenville are educating the community about nutrition and the...

 

HSHS Athletes Advantage Trainers honored during National Athletic...

 March 12, 2019

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – The Certified Athletic Trainers of HSHS Athletes Advantage Sports Medicine at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese, HSHS Holy Family Hospital in...

 

Hospital Sisters Health System celebrates 40 years of incorporation

 February 13, 2019

SPRINGFIELD, IL – Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) is commemorating the 40th anniversary of its incorporation, which took place on December 26, 1978.  A celebration was...

 

Amy Liefer named Director of Business Development for HSHS Southern...

 February 12, 2019

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese, HSHS Holy Family Hospital in Greenville and HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland are pleased to...

 

New Auxiliary Officers installed

 February 7, 2019

The HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Auxiliary recently installed new officers for 2019. Those installed for the 2019-2020 term are Roma Wyatt, president; Carol Iskrzycki, vice-president; Rosalie...

 

Nurse at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Receives DAISY Award

 February 4, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – Recently, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital awarded Jane Deiters, a registered nurse (RN), with the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of The DAISY...

 

Community invited to “Cram the Cars” with Canned Goods

 January 31, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – In recognition of February being National Canned Food Month, HSHS  Home Care and Hospice Southern Illinois is teaming up with several community organizations to &ldquo...

 

State Health Insurance Program (SHIP) Counsellor Onsite at HSHS St....

 January 25, 2019

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – Beginning February 8, 2019, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland will have a State Health Insurance Program (SHIP) counselor onsite the second Friday...

 

Local Hospitals Collecting Used Hearing Aids

 January 25, 2019

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) –January 24 marked the Feast day of St. Francis de Sales, the Patron Saint of the Deaf.  Honored as a saint in the Catholic Church, St. Francis de...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland to Host Grief Support Group

 January 24, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital Highland is hosting an eight-week support group for those grieving the loss of a loved one. Sessions will be held on Tuesdays, from February 19...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Announces Pre-Registration Dates for...

 January 23, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland will host their spring health fair Tuesday, April 23, from 5:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Highland Hope Church, located at 12846 Daiber Road,...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Offers CPR AED Class

 January 22, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Highland is offering a Community Heartsaver CPR AED American Heart Training Course on Tuesday, February 19. This course is free, however...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland to Host Blood Drive on February 6

 January 21, 2019

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland and Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center are hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, February 6, from 2 to 6 p.m. in the hospital...

 

HSHS Southern Illinois Hospitals Stress Snow Shoveling Safety

 January 18, 2019

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – Winter is here and snow has already covered many regions of the United States. With the approaching snow event expected for the southcentral Illinois area...

 

MDsave and HSHS St. Joseph's Highland partner to help patients save...

 January 7, 2019

MDsave and HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese and Highland and HSHS Holy Family Greenville are working together to help local residents without insurance save money and get more of the medical...

 

Jed Driemeyer named Director of Human Resources for HSHS Southern...

 December 18, 2018

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese, HSHS Holy Family Hospital in Greenville and HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland are pleased to...

 

HSHS Southern Illinois Division honors 27 RN Resident graduates

 December 10, 2018

(Breese, Highland, IL) – HSHS Southern Illinois Division (SID) hospitals recently held the 28th RN Residency Transition Ceremony and reception for 27 Registered Nurses who...

 

HSHS Southern Illinois Hospitals to Host Giving Tree Breakfast Events

 November 28, 2018

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese, HSHS Holy Family Hospital in Greenville and HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland are each hosting a Giving...

 

Local HSHS Hospitals Donate V-Watches to Highland Pierron Volunteer...

 November 19, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital in Breese and Highland and HSHS Holy Family in Greenville recently donated two V-Watches to the Highland Pierron Fire Department. A V...

 

Local HSHS Foundations Celebrate Giving Tuesday

 November 12, 2018

The HSHS Holy Family Foundation in Greenville and HSHS St. Joseph’s Foundations in Breese and Highland have joined the global Giving Tuesday effort and ask their communities to...

 

Hospital Sisters Health System Receives ‘Most Wired’ Award

 November 8, 2018

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.— The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) designated Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) for 2018 Most Wired recognition for the second...

 

HSHS Southern Illinois Hospitals to Host Veterans Day Services

 November 2, 2018

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese, HSHS Holy Family Greenville and HSHS St Joseph’s Hospital Highland will be hosting Veterans Day Prayer...

 

Affordable Care Act Enrollment Event Hosted at HSHS St. Joseph’s...

 October 31, 2018

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – On Saturday, November 17, certified application counselors will be available by appointment only at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland to help...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland shares tips about choosing your...

 October 25, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital Highland is committed to providing patients with the highest quality care that is easily accessible and affordable.  As part of a health...

 

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on October 27

 October 19, 2018

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese, Holy Family Hospital in Greenville and St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland remind community members that National...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland to Host Grief Support Group

 October 10, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital Highland is hosting an eight-week support group for those grieving the loss of a loved one. Sessions will be held on Tuesdays, from October 2...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland to Host Grief Support Group

 October 10, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital Highland is hosting an eight-week support group for those grieving the loss of a loved one. Sessions will be held on Tuesdays, from October 2...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Invites Community to a...

 October 5, 2018

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland invites the community to attend a Parkinson’s Discovery Group event on Tuesday, October 23 from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. in the...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland to Host Blood Drive on October 10

 October 5, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland and Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center are hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, October 10, from 2 to 6 p.m. in the hospital...

 

HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital Auxiliary Celebrates 50 Years

 October 3, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Auxiliary is celebrating their 50th Anniversary on Tuesday, October 23 at St. Joseph’s Hospital with a luncheon from 11 a.m.&ndash...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Nurse Receives DAISY Award

 September 27, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – Recently, Jeana Olier, RN at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland, received the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of The DAISY Foundation'...

 

HSHS Southern Illinois hospital’s encourages discussions about the...

 September 26, 2018

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL)  – With students back in school and fall sports in high-gear, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland, HSHS Holy Family in...

 

HSHS Southern Illinois hospital’s recognizes Sepsis Awareness Month

 September 25, 2018

(BREESE, GREENVILLE HIGHLAND, IL)  – September marks Sepsis Awareness Month, dedicated to putting a spotlight on the third leading cause of death in the U.S. – sepsis.

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Hosts Pet Blessing

 September 12, 2018

In honor of the Feast of St. Francis, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital will be hosting a Blessing of Pets on Sunday, October 7 at 3 p.m., in the Hospital’s healing garden.  All are...

 

HSHS Southern Illinois Hospitals Host Women, Wellness & Wine Event

 September 6, 2018

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) –  HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese, HSHS Holy Family Hospital Greenville and HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland are hosting a women...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Announces Pre-Registration Dates for...

 August 28, 2018

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland will host their fall health fair Friday, October 19, from 5:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Highland Hope Church, located at 12846 Daiber Road...

 

HSHS Southern Illinois hospitals encourage back-to-school health...

 August 13, 2018

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – As a new school year begins, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland, and HSHS Holy Family in Greenville encourage everyone to make the...

 

Wound Care Center Recognized with National Award for Clinical...

 August 8, 2018

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland’s Wound Care Center has changed the lives of many people in the region by bringing healing and allowing people to return to...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Introduces New Breast Cancer...

 August 6, 2018

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland will host an introductory meeting of their new Breast Cancer Support Group on Thursday, August 16 at 6pm in the hospital’s...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Nurse Receives DAISY Award

 July 23, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – Recently, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital awarded to Deb Elledge, RN, BSN, Nurse Navigator, with the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of The...

 

HSHS Southern Illinois hospitals encourage safety when attending...

 July 13, 2018

(BREESE, GREENVILLE, HIGHLAND, IL) – Summers are synonymous with fairs, festivals, outdoor concerts, and carnivals.  Good music, tasty food, and fun rides and games at these events draw...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Announces New Dietitian for...

 July 10, 2018

(Highland, IL) – Brooke Lipe, Registered and Licensed Dietitian, will be the new instructor for the Summer Nutrition Series at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland.

 

HSHS Hospitals Identify Top Community Health Priorities

 June 15, 2018

(Breese, Greenville, Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland, and HSHS Holy Family Hospital in Greenville recently conducted its Community Health Needs...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland invites community to a Lunch...

 June 8, 2018

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland invites the community to attend a Lunch and Learn event about arthritis treatment and orthopedic services available at St. Joseph...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland receives the IAHQ President’s...

 May 23, 2018

(Highland, IL) – Representatives from HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital recently attended the Illinois Association for Healthcare Quality (IAHQ) Annual Conference on May 8, 2018, in Naperville...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland honors colleagues for years of...

 May 17, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland recently held their Hospital Awards and Recognition Banquet on Thursday, May 10. They honored the service of all St. Joseph’s...

 

Free school physicals for students entering 10th through 12th grade

 May 8, 2018

Ensure your athletes are ready for the upcoming sports seasons by registering your son or daughter for free sports physicals offered by HSHS Athletes Advantage Sports Medicine and HSHS Medical...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital to Host Electronics Recycling

 May 3, 2018

(Highland, IL) - HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland will be sponsoring an electronics recycling event on Saturday, May 19 in the hospital parking lot. Local residents will be able to recycle...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese and Highland Invite the Community...

 May 1, 2018

(BREESE, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese and Highland invite community members to join them for a butterfly release. Butterflies will be released in memory of loved ones on May...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Auxiliary Donates $10,000

 April 26, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Auxiliary donated $7,500 to replace a blood pressure kiosk and to purchase and additional kiosk for the hospital’s Center...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland and Highland Police Department...

 April 23, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland and Highland Police Department invite the community to attend their annual Bike Rodeo on Saturday, May 5 from 9 a.m. to noon at...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland receives National Award for...

 April 19, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – In recognition for achievements in sustainability and waste reduction, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Highland a Partner Recognition Award from Practice Greenhealth...

 

HSHS Southern Illinois Division leaders meet with Legislators at...

 April 18, 2018

(SPRINGFIELD, IL) – On April 12, leaders from HSHS Southern Illinois Division hospitals met with legislators in the Illinois State Capitol to share quality improvement initiatives they...

 

Wound Care Center offers foot health tips during National Foot...

 April 17, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – April is National Foot Health Awareness Month and a time when the experts at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland ’s Wound Care Center suggests people take a...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Invites Community to a...

 April 16, 2018

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland invites the community to attend a Parkinson’s Discovery Group event on Tuesday, April 24 from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. in the...

 

Accepting Applications for their Patient and Family Engagement Council

 April 11, 2018

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland, and HSHS Holy Family Hospital in Greenville are accepting applications for their Patient and Family Engagement...

 

New Report: HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Generates $86.8M...

 April 4, 2018

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland is a key contributor to the local and state economies, providing steady job growth while improving the health of the residents and...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland to Host a Colon Cancer...

 April 2, 2018

(Highland, IL) – Colon cancer is preventable, treatable and beatable when found early. HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland invites the community to attend an educational open house...

 

Breese, Greenville and Highland express thanks to area physicians...

 March 20, 2018

(Breese, IL) – Medical providers will be honored at health care organizations throughout the country March 30, 2018 during National Doctors’ Day.  This annual event recognizes...

 

Knights of Columbus Donates to HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland...

 March 16, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – The Highland Knights of Columbus pledged a $5000 donation over five years to support a second Friends Van for HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland.

 

HSHS Home Care and Hospice “Crams the Car” with Canned Goods for...

 March 15, 2018

(Highland, IL) – In recognition of February being National Canned Food Month, HSHS Home Care and Hospice Southern Illinois recently teamed up with several local organizations to &ldquo...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Invites Community to a Lunch & Learn on...

 March 13, 2018

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland invites the community to attend a Lunch and Learn event on March 28 from noon to 1 p.m. Kayla Toennies, MOT, OTR/L, and Olivia...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Announces New Maternity onto Motherhood ...

 March 2, 2018

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland is expanding their Women’s Health Services with the Maternity onto Motherhood (MOM) Program.

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Celebrates 140 Years of the...

 February 27, 2018

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland recently celebrated 140 years since the healing ministry of the Hospital Sisters of St. Francis began in Highland. The first...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Foundation Brings Vintage Circus to Highland for...

 February 26, 2018

(Highland, IL) – The HSHS St. Joseph’s Foundation will host their annual fundraising Gala supporting HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland on Saturday, April 7, from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Announces Pre-Registration Dates for...

 February 22, 2018

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland will host their spring health fair Tuesday, April 24, from 5:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Highland Hope Church, located at 12846 Daiber Road,...

 

Conference to explore Conflict as a Catalyst for Understanding

 February 22, 2018

SPRINGFIELD, IL – Health care providers and students of all disciplines and faith traditions are invited to attend the 2018 Spirituality in Health Care Conference: Conflict as Catalyst...

 

When Chest Pain Occurs Always Dial, Never Drive

 February 14, 2018

(O’FALLON, IL) – Each year, 1.2 million Americans will suffer a cardiac emergency. About one third of these patients will die before they reach the hospital for one critical reason: A...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Announces Parkinson’s Disease...

 February 12, 2018

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Outpatient Rehabilitation Department now offers Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT) BIG and LOUD Programs.

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland offering “Open Up Your Heart to...

 February 6, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – To recognize February as American Heart Month and to encourage people to take steps to improve their heart health, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland will be hosting...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland to Host Grief Support Group

 February 6, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital Highland is hosting an eight-week support group for those grieving the loss of a loved one. Sessions will be held on Tuesdays, February 20...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Nurse Receives DAISY Award

 February 6, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – Recently, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital awarded Tasha Rickman, a registered nurse (RN), with the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of The DAISY...

 

Community invited to “Cram the Cars” with Canned Goods for the...

 February 5, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – In recognition of February being National Canned Food Month, HSHS  Home Care and Hospice Southern Illinois is teaming up with several community organizations to &ldquo...

 

St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland to Host a Blood Drive on February 7

 January 30, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland and Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center are hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, February 7, from 2:00 until 6:00 p.m. in the...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital honored for excellence in quality of...

 January 23, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – The Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network (ICAHN) recently recognized St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland for its ongoing commitment to exceptional quality of care.

 

St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland and Center for Cardiac Rehab to Host...

 January 18, 2018

(HIGHLAND, IL) – In celebration of Heart Month, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland and Center for Cardiac Rehab and Wellness will host their second annual Heart Glo Bingo event on...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Announces New Instructor for Winter...

 January 12, 2018

(Highland, IL) – Kayla Barnes, Registered, Licensed Dietitian, will be the new instructor for the Winter Nutrition Series at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland.

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland adjusts visiting guidelines to...

 December 29, 2017

(Highland, IL) – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has classified flu activity as widespread in Illinois. Visitors to HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland are reminded...

 

Ashley Gramann named Manager of Communications for HSHS Southern...

 December 11, 2017

(Breese, IL) – Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) Southern Illinois Division is pleased to announce that Ashley Gramann was recently named the Manager of Communications within the...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Introduces Oncology Wellness...

 November 27, 2017

(Highland, IL) - HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland is pleased to introduce a new Oncology Wellness Program for patients undergoing cancer treatments. Oncology Rehab is therapy for anyone...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Foundation Promotes Local Giving Tuesday

 November 20, 2017

Highland, IL – HSHS St. Joseph’s Foundation has joined the global Giving Tuesday effort and asks the community to consider donating to HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital on this...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Hosts Blessing and Dedication of St...

 November 16, 2017

Highland, IL – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital – Highland hosted a blessing and dedication ceremony for its new statue of St. Francis of Assisi on Wednesday, November 15. The life...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Receives 2017 Press Ganey...

 November 1, 2017

Highland, IL – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland is pleased to announce it has been named a 2017 Guardian of Excellence Award® winner by Press Ganey. The Guardian...

 

Illinois Telehealth Network Receives Partnership for a Connected...

 October 17, 2017

On November 9, the Illinois Telehealth Network (ITN) will be honored with a ​statewide Excellence in Telehealth Leadership Award for Improved Care for Underserved...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland Rolls out Nutrition Series

 September 27, 2017

In January 2017, with funds provided by HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Foundation donors, Cindy Hartman, an HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital dietitian, rolled out the hospital’s first ever,...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Hosts Girls Night Out to Promote Women’s...

 September 22, 2017

Highland, IL - This October, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital - Highland is hosting its 5th Annual Girls Night Out event from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, October 26, in the Ungacta Conference Center...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Hosts Pet Blessing

 September 19, 2017

In honor of the Feast of St. Francis, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital will be hosting a Blessing of Pets on Sunday, October 1 at 3:30 p.m., outside in the hospital healing garden.  All are...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Hosts Fall Health Fair

 September 14, 2017

Highland, IL - St. Joseph’s Hospital will once again offer a fall health fair from 5:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 20, at Highland Hope Church, located at 12846 Daiber Road, Highland, IL.

 

HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital hots Pet Blessing

 September 14, 2017

Highland, IL - In honor of the Feast of St. Francis, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital will be hosting a Blessing of Pets on Sunday, October 1 at 3:30 p.m., outside in the hospital healing...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Nurse Receives DAISY Award

 September 14, 2017

Highland, IL – Recently, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital awarded Jody Kessinger, a registered nurse (RN), with the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of the DAISY...

 

HSHS Hospice Southern Illinois offering training for those wishing...

 August 28, 2017

(BELLEVILLE, IL) – Are you a person who enjoys helping others, and bringing peace and comfort to those in need? Then HSHS Hospice Southern Illinois would like you to consider joining their...

 

Orthopedic Surgeon to join HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital’s Medical Staff

 August 24, 2017

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital - Highland is pleased to welcome Dr. Peter Bonutti, who specializes in Orthopedics, to the hospital’s Medical Staff. He will begin...

 

Fall Health Fair date announced

 August 4, 2017

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital will be hosting registration events for the fall health fair starting Tuesday, September 5. The health fair will take place at Highland Hope Church, from 5:30 to 11...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland introduces Lymphedema Therapy...

 July 20, 2017

(Highland, IL) – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland is pleased to introduce Lymphedema treatment, information, education and support to patients with a physician referral.

 

Hospital Sisters Health System Named 2017 Most Wired

 July 13, 2017

(SPRINGFIELD, IL) – Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) has been named “Most Wired” by the 19th Annual Health Care’s Most Wired® survey, released today by the...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Sponsors Cooling/First Aid Station at...

 July 13, 2017

Highland - HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital has partnered with the Madison County Fair to provide a cooling/first aid station at this year’s event, while also offering “Personal Health...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Donates Collects School Supplies for...

 July 11, 2017

Highland, IL –HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital is hosting its annual Stuff the Bus drive which provides school supplies to local students through the Highland Area Christian Service Ministry ...

 

HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital celebrates Healthcare Risk Management...

 June 16, 2017

Join HSHS in celebrating Healthcare Risk Management Week June 19-23, 2017. This annual campaign from the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management, raises awareness about the critical role...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Donates AED Machine to Highland High School

 June 5, 2017

Highland, IL –HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital is recognizing National CPR and AED Awareness Week June 1-7, by celebrating a recent donation of an automated external defibrillator (AED...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Nurse Receives DAISY Award

 May 16, 2017

Highland, IL – Recently, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital awarded Jody Rutz-Marti, a registered nurse (RN), with the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of the DAISY...

 

Hospital Sisters Health System Tele-Stroke program helps more than...

 May 4, 2017

(Springfield, IL) – May is National Stroke Month, a month dedicated to raise awareness about the nation’s third leading cause of death and leading cause of disability.  A stroke is...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospitals in Breese and Highland Receive National...

 April 25, 2017

BREESE and HIGHLAND, IL – In recognition for successful programs to reduce their environmental impact, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese and HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Hosts Day of Family Friendly Events

 April 13, 2017

Highland, IL – For the third year in a row, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital - Highland is giving local residents an opportunity to live out their dreams of being a superhero – for at...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Receives Two Healthgrades Awards

 April 11, 2017

Highland, IL –HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital – Highland was recently recognized for its commitment to patient safety and patient experience with the 2017 Healthgrades Patient Safety...

 

HSHS Southern Illinois Division leaders meet with Legislators at...

 April 11, 2017

(SPRINGFIELD, IL) – On April 5 in the Illinois State Capitol, leaders from HSHS Southern Illinois Division hospitals gathered to display their efforts to enhance and elevate patient quality...

 

Sister Jomary Trstensky, OSF to receive Catholic Health Association...

 March 29, 2017

Springfield, IL – For a lifetime of contributions to the Catholic health ministry, Sister Jomary Trstensky, OSF, Chair, Hospital Sisters Ministries, will receive the “Lifetime...

 

Last Chance to Register for HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Spring...

 March 24, 2017

Highland, IL – There are just six more registration events for the HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital - Highland Spring Health Fair, which will be held on Tuesday, April 18, at the Knights of...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital expresses thanks to area physicians in...

 March 16, 2017

Highland, IL – Medical providers will be honored at health care organizations throughout the country March 30, 2017 during National Doctors’ Day.  This annual event recognizes...

 

HSHS Home Care and Hospice “Crams the Car” with Canned Goods for...

 March 10, 2017

(HIGHLAND/CARLYLE, IL) – In recognition of February being National Canned Food Month, HSHS Home Care and Hospice Southern Illinois recently teamed up with HSHS St. Joseph’s...

 

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

 March 1, 2017

Highland, IL – Colorectal cancer screening has been proven to save lives. HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital recently announced it has made the pledge to help increase colorectal cancer...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Begins Pre-Registration for Spring...

 February 7, 2017

Highland, IL – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland is now accepting pre-registrations for the Spring Health Fair that will be held on Tuesday, April 18, at the Knights of Columbus Hall...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Grief Support Group Starts this Month

 February 6, 2017

Highland, IL – HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital – Highland will be offering a series of eight grief support group meetings beginning on Thursday, February 23. The meetings will run from...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Promotes Heart Health

 January 31, 2017

Highland, IL – The Center for Cardiac Rehab & Wellness at HSHS St. Joseph’s Highland is celebrating Heart Health Month with a variety of events in February. With a focus on heart...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Hosts Free Skin Cancer Screening

 January 27, 2017

Highland, IL – HSHS St. Josephs’ Hospital – Highland is hosting a free skin cancer screening event from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 8. The event will feature 10-minute...

 

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Nurse Receives DAISY Award

 January 24, 2017

Highland, IL – Recently, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital awarded Cory Lucas, a registered nurse (RN), with the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of the DAISY...

 

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