HSHS Medical Group - Effingham
St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital is a fully-accredited, not-for-profit general acute care facility with146 licensed beds and a workforce of over 900 employees that has been serving the healthcare needs of the Effingham community and surrounding area for nearly 130 years. The dedicated medical staff at St. Anthony's consists of 80 local physicians, 860 employess and more than 250 volunteers. The hospital offers medical, surgical, pediatric and obstetrical services as well as an intensive care unit. Oupatient services include state of the are diagnostic, surgical, imaging, laboratory, cardiac, rehabilitation radiation oncology.
The HSHS Medical Group currently has over 200 providers within its network and works in partnership with HSHS hospitals to give our providers the support they need to provide the highest level of patient care possible. HSHS Medical Group is affilaited with Hospital Sisters Health System, a multi-institutional health care system that sponsors 13 hospitals in 12 communities across Illinois and Wisconsin. The HSHS-affiliated local systems generate more than 1.5 billion in revenue annually and employ more than 14,000 people.
Effingham, Illinois has been named one of the best small towns in America for business by Site Selection magazine. The medical community benefits from the broad influx of people seeking health services in Effingham resulting in world-renowned specialists located in the community.
Effingham is centrally located 1.5 hours from St. Louis and 1 hour from Champaign-Urbana, home to the University of Illinois. People from across the nation have found a home in this central Illinois community, a community that offers big city conveniences with small town attitudes. The Effingham Park district offers a variety of modern gyms, recreation centers and three parks which include tennis courts, ball diamonds and wooded trails. Effingham also features an 800-acre Lake Sara with campgrounds, resort cabins and plenty of picnic area that draw outdoor enthusiasts year-round. Lake Sara is know for its bountiful fishing, boating and water skiing.