Fairfield Memorial Hospital Medical Staff and Employees want to express their appreciation to the community for their due diligence in helping to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus. By following the scientific recommendations of wearing a mask, staying six feet apart, and frequent... Read More.
Fairfield Memorial Hospital Chief Executive Officer, Katherine Bunting-Williams, Ph.D., announced today that Fairfield Memorial Hospital has received a certificate of their continued designation as an Acute Stroke Ready Hospital as of January 26, 2021 by the Illinois Department of Public Health. An Acute Stroke-Ready... Read More.
Reduced Rate Lab Testing with Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Laboratory Department will take place March 1st – March 20th by appointment only. There will be six convenient locations to choose from: Horizon Healthcare Carmi Medical Clinic, Horizon Healthcare Grayville Medical Clinic, Horizon Healthcare Fairfield Medical... Read More.
Fairfield Memorial Hospital is pleased to announce Dr. Jodi Pelegrin, DO, Family Practice physician, will be joining the staff at Fairfield Memorial Hospital/Horizon Healthcare in March 2021. Dr. Pelegrin comes to the award winning team at Fairfield Memorial Hospital with more than 20 years... Read More.
(McLeansboro, Illinois) – Hamilton Memorial Hospital District (HMHD) is currently awaiting COVID-19 vaccine allotments, including for those who are aged 65 and older, from the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH). At this time, all COVID-19 vaccine allotments available for Hamilton County residents are exclusively... Read More.
Dr. Wesley Thompson, MD, Chief of Staff at Fairfield Memorial Hospital, has accepted a position with Veteran’s Administration Hospital in Idaho and will be leaving the Wayne County community in March 2021 after 17 years... Read More.
A Whitney McKenzie Memorial 5k Run/Walk will be held this Saturday morning using the same route as the Annual Candy Corn Run. This will be for fun only- not competitive. The run will start at the First Christian Church in Carmi at 9 am this... Read More.
(McLeansboro, Illinois) – On Monday, December 14, Hamilton Memorial Hospital District (HMHD) with the assistance of Wayne White Electric and Peoples National Bank’s Loan Officer, Mark Epperson, secured $580,000 through the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Economic Development Loan and Grant (REDLG) program.... Read More.
Fairfield Memorial Hospital has been a steadfast leader in healthcare for over 50 years. This has never been more evident than it has been this year due to the COVID Pandemic that has changed how everyone goes about their daily lives. The decision to administer... Read More.
The Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network (ICAHN) recently recognized Fairfield Memorial Hospital for its ongoing commitment to exceptional quality of care, during a ceremony held November 17th during ICAHN’s Annual Conference via Zoom. As part of... Read More.