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HMHD Administers COVID-19 Vaccine to 50

On Tuesday, December 29th, Hamilton Memorial Hospital District (HMHD) front line workers, Hamilton County Law Enforcement and Frist Responders received their first round of the COVID-19 vaccine.  50 people were vaccinated with more scheduled for later in the week. Jeanie Chamness, HMHD Hospitalist and McLeansboro Family Clinic weekend provider was among those vaccinated today. Jeanie […]

COVID-19 Vaccines Coming Soon

COVID-19 Vaccines coming soon! Hamilton Memorial Hospital District (HMHD) and Family Clinics are excited that the first round of COVID-19 vaccines are coming to HMHD for healthcare personnel!   Phase 1a of vaccines will be administered to healthcare professionals and long-term care patients. Phase 1b of vaccines will be administered to those who are 75+ […]

Dr. Alec Hood To Join Hamilton Memorial Hospital McLeansboro Family Clinic January 2021

Hamilton Memorial Hospital is pleased to welcome long-time, local physician Alec Hood, M.D. to the Hamilton Memorial Hospital McLeansboro Family Clinic beginning January 1, 2021. “I appreciate the trust my patients have shown in allowing me to provide for their medical needs since 1981,” said Dr. Alec Hood. “I will continue to provide the same […]

Mask Up Foxes

A group comprised of representatives from Hamilton Memorial Hospital, Local Emergency Management, McLeansboro Police Department, Hamilton County Unit 10 Schools and the Local Health Department is calling all Hamilton County residents to action in an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19. In efforts to protect the county’s most vulnerable community members, the Hamilton County […]

Hamilton Memorial Hospital District CEO Honored With The ‘4 Under 40’ Award

Hamilton Memorial Hospital District (HMHD) Chief Executive Officer, Victoria Woodrow named one of the “4 Under 40” at the Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network (ICAHN) annual conference. The “4 Under 40” award honors ICAHN member hospital professionals who are making a significant difference and have demonstrated success in their healthcare career. Nominees are judged on […]

Help Us Clear the Air

Hamilton Memorial Hospital District (HMHD) Foundation kicks off its “Clear the Air” campaign to help raise funds towards the installation of additional negative air pressure environments in the hospital. “Our Clear the Air campaign will be instrumental in helping provide quality healthcare during this national pandemic,” said Victoria Woodrow, CEO Hamilton Memorial Hospital. “The support […]

HMHD Senior Enrichment Hosting Annual “Antique Angel Tree” Program – 2021

Hamilton Memorial Hospital Senior Enrichment will host its annual “Antique Angel Tree” program for senior citizens in need. Nominees should be 65 years or older, live in Hamilton or White Counties, and meet one or more of the following criteria: ·         lives on a limited income ·         have recently suffered the loss of a loved […]

Hamilton Memorial Hospital McLeansboro Family Clinic Welcomes New Provider

Hamilton Memorial Hospital District (HMHD) and McLeansboro Family Clinic are pleased to welcome Certified Nurse Practitioner, Morgan Warren. Morgan completed her Associates of Science in Nursing at Southeastern Illinois College in Harrisburg, Illinois. She went on to complete her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science in Nursing at Graceland University in Independence, […]

Hamilton Memorial Hospital To Offer Fall Wellness Fasting Blood Draws

Hamilton Memorial Hospital will be offering the annual Fall Wellness fasting blood draws on October 5th through October 30th, Monday through Friday from 7am to 10am. There will be limited availability, so you must call 618.643.5863 to schedule an appointment. For patient and staff safety, masks will be required and temperatures will be checked upon […]

HMHD Receives Fresh Produce Donation from United Way South Central Illinois

United Way, with assistance from the USDA Farmer to Family grant and Cusumano & Sons, donated 200 fresh produce boxes to all Hamilton Memorial Hospital District (HMHD) employees. “On behalf of all HMHD employees, we sincerely thank United Way and Cusumano & Sons for their generous donation. This donation shows our employees how much our […]