Hamiliton Memorial Hospital
Hamilton Memorial Hospital is a 25 bed Critical Access Hospital.
CAH status allows the hospital to receive better reimbursement for Medicare patients, assuring its financial stability.
Hamilton Memorial Hospital offers a 24-hour physician covered emergency department and adult and pediatric medical/surgical care. Hamilton also offers inpatient and outpatient surgical services.
Surgical Services offered at Hamilton Memorial include General Surgery, Orthopedic, and Ophthalmology.
The hospital also provides physical, occupational, and speech therapy; respiratory therapy, and hospice services.
Diagnostic services offered at Hamilton include MRI, CT,
X-ray, mammography, bone density studies, and laboratory services.
Medical specialists visiting the hospital include cardiology, dermatology, podiatry, GYN, Nephrology and ophthalmology.
Hamilton Memorial Hospital also offers an array of social and educational services to the community.
Hamilton Memorial Hospital just completed an 18.5 million dollar expansion and renovation project which included all new private inpatient rooms, an aquatic therapy pool, new physician offices, new operating rooms, and a new emergency department. It is a very modern hospital that is truly unbelievable for a small, rural hospital.
McLeansboro is the county seat of Hamilton County. McLeansboro is located in picturesque southern Illinois. The community is 271 miles southwest of Chicago, 161 miles southeast of Springfield, 103 miles (1 ½ hour) southeast of St. Louis, Missouri, and 60 miles west of Evansville, Indiana. McLeansboro offers easy access to interstate 57 and 64. The community has most everything for you and your family’s everyday needs including casual dining, shopping, supplies, and beautiful library offering multiple actives for young and old. McLeansboro is part of the Hamilton County School District. The district offers K-12, preschool, and a family resource center. McLeansboro is also less than 30 minutes from Mt. Vernon Illinois. Mt. Vernon offers a large array of restaurants, shopping, outlet malls, etc. The McLeansboro area offers abundant recreational activities for you and your family. Dolan Lake offers fishing, hunting, picnicking, camping, boating, and beautiful scenery. McLeansboro is also located just on the edge of the Shawnee National Forest. The Shawnee National Forest includes an abundance of wetlands, floodplains and riparian areas. The Shawnee National Forest is made up of 146 miles of rivers and streams, more than 200 individual lakes and ponds encompassing 5,200 surface acres. The Forest also contains many visually attractive hydrologic features including waterfalls, lakes, ponds and rocky streams. The area provides picnicking, hunting, fishing, fly fishing, biking, hiking, camping, rock climbing, rappelling, canoeing, gold panning, and majestic views.