In order to provide the safest possible environment for patients and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic, beginning Friday, March 20th at noon, Hamilton Memorial Hospital District will implement restricted access measures.     No outside visitors will be allowed into Hamilton Memorial Hospital in-patient unit including access to transitional care rehabilitation patient rooms. Exceptions will […]


Hamilton Memorial Hospital is taking additional precautions to keep patients and staff safe during COVID-19 pandemic. A triage tent has been installed outside of the emergency department at 611 South Marshall Avenue in McLeansboro. This triage tent is not a COVID-19 testing center, but an area to triage patients presenting to the emergency department with […]

HMHD Welcomes Fabric Masks During COVID-19 Pandemic

Hamilton Memorial Hospital is welcoming fabric masks from the community as they prepare for COVID-19. Orders for standard/disposable masks are on long back orders, due to both demand and supply chain issues. Other hospitals across the country are reporting the same supply concerns.   According to,, fabric masks are a crisis response option when […]

HMHD Taking Active Approach to Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 to Patients

(McLeansboro) –Hamilton Memorial Hospital District (HMHD) is taking an active, common sense approach to preventing the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) by following prudent infection prevention strategies in effort to protect our patients.   Effective March 6, 2020, outside visitors of the in-patient unit, including transitional care rehabilitation patients, must complete the Illinois Department of […]

HMHD Hosts Grand Re-Opening of Aquatic Therapy Pool

(McLeansboro) – Hamilton Memorial Hospital (HMHD) will be hosting a grand re-opening celebration for their aquatic therapy pool on Wednesday, February 19, 2020. The celebration will be held at 2pm in the HMHD Rehabilitation Department. The event will include light refreshments and a chamber ribbon cutting.   HMHD opened the aquatic therapy pool in 2010 […]

20th Annual Foundation Dinner Raises Over $50,000

On Saturday, November 9th, Hamilton Memorial Hospital District (HMHD) Foundation hosted its 20th Annual Foundation Dinner.  The dinner was held at the Hamilton County Senior High School with seating at 5:00 p.m. and the dinner at 6:00 p.m.  Yesterday’s Catering Service from Carmi provided the meal and their food was definitely a treat again this […]

Hamilton Memorial Hospital December Board Meeting

Due to the upcoming holiday season, Hamilton Memorial Hospital District has changed their December 24th Board of Directors meeting to Tuesday, December 17th starting at 6 pm.  The board meeting will be held at Hamilton Memorial Hospital located at 611 S Marshall Avenue in McLeansboro.  For additional information contact HMHD Administration at 618.643.2361 ext 1000. 

2019 Call For Distinguished Healthcare Provider of the Year Nominations

  Each year at its Annual Foundation Dinner, the Hamilton Memorial Hospital District Foundation recognizes an individual – living or deceased, or group who has made an outstanding contribution to the health and welfare of residents of our area by presenting the Distinguished Healthcare Provider of the Year Award.  Nominations are now being accepted for […]