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Be Kind To Your Mind This Month Of May! Mary Hammond, MS, LCPC - New Beginnings Program, Senior Behavioral Health It’s a good time to check in with ourselves and family members to address our overall mental health. It is critical to our emotional wellness that we take time to recognize the importance of maintaining...

Red Cross Blood Drive At the Salem Community Activities Center Sponsored by the Salem Township Hospital 416 Oglesby, Salem, IL 62881 Wed., June 12, 2024 / 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. For an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/find-drive Sponsor code:...

Congratulations to the 2024 recipient of the Salem Township Hospital Foundation Employee of the Year Award! Kristina Feig, Director of Surgical Services & Surgical Clinic. Here is what co-workers have written about Kristina: She has been committed to see our entire department do our best for our hospital. She is a...

Angela Betters, a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, discussed the issue of isolation and depression among the elderly population during the May Lunch & Learn presentation. Attendees enjoyed a hot lunch, dessert, and coffee. Three lucky attendees also received a door prize. Social isolation can increase a...

Happy Nurses Week! Thank you to the wonderful Nursing Team at Salem Township Hospital that MAKE THE DIFFERNCE every day for our patients and community.

At our May Lunch & Learn, Angela Betters, Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, will be "Addressing Isolation and Depression in the Older Population." Join us: Wed., May 8, 2024 / 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm First Christian Church, 1200 W. Boone St., Salem, IL Please RSVP by Wednesday, May 1, 2024 Shelley Rose BSN,...

We want to thank our Health Information Professionals (HIPs) during Health Information Professional Week, April 15-19, 2024, for their dedication to safeguarding, preserving, and providing access to health information for patient care at Salem Township Hospital.

Medical Laboratory Professionals are an important part of health care and patient advocacy. April 14-20 is Medical Laboratory Professional Week and we would like to thank our Laboratory Services staff for the role they play in providing excellent health care to the patients at Salem Township Hospital. The...

Dr. Joseph Mossad, Salem Township Hospital's Primary Care Physician, spoke about “Preventive Care for Older Adults” at our April Lunch & Learn event. Attendees enjoyed a hot lunch, dessert, and coffee. Dr. Mossad provides both adult and pediatric care at Salem Township Hospital Rural Health Primary Clinic....

As April 8th approaches, local residents may want to consider advance planning and preparation for this huge event. State and local officials are expecting a tremendous influx of people from outside our area hoping to see the eclipse. This region of central and southern Illinois is considered to be within a prime...

Preventive Health Care for Older Adults Join us for our April Lunch & Learn presentation. Enjoy lunch, coffee, and dessert while Dr. Joseph Mossad, primary care physician, discusses "Preventive Health Care for Older Adults.” Wednesday, April 10 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm First Christian Church 1200 W. Boone St., Salem,...

Bottom Line: Colonoscopies Can Save Lives Colorectal Cancer doesn’t always have symptoms. If you are 45 years or older, routine screening is the best prevention. Colorectal cancer screenings are available at Salem Township Hospital with Dr. Kevin Claffey, General Surgeon. Getting screened may not sound pleasant,...

Open House / Friday, March 15 / 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tour Our Renovated Facility & Meet Dr. Joseph Mossad Entrance in Front Parking Area 1201 Ricker Dr., Salem, IL Conveniently walk right in at the new entrance of the Rural Health Clinic from the front parking area, tour the new facility, and meet Dr. Joseph...

Join us on Friday, March 15, 2024, at noon for the Salem Township Hospital Lunch & Learn event. We are excited to have Marsha Griffin from the Illinois Attorney General's Office as a speaker who will give a presentation on "Common Scams". While you enjoy lunch, coffee, and dessert, Marsha Griffin will...

Discounted lab vouchers are available for purchase on designated days as part of our Wellness Program. $40 Executive Profile $25 PSA $25 Hemoglobin A1c The next upcoming lab voucher event is: March 2, 2024 / 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Salem Township Hospital Booth at the Home Show Salem Community Activity Center 416 E...

March 3, 2024 9:00 am - 5:00 pm 1201 Ricker Dr., Salem, IL Outpatient Nursing Clinic 1st Floor of the Hospital Cost: $25* *Special pricing for March 3, 2024 only. To complete physicals, parents must be present to provide immunization records and sign physical forms. Call 618-740-0775 for an appointment.  

Lunch & Learn Breast Awareness for All Presented by: April L. Jackson, M.D. FACS, General Surgeon Salem Township Hospital Rural Health Surgical Clinic Wednesday, Feb. 14 / 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm First Christian Church 1200 W. Boone St., Salem, IL RSVP by Wednesday, Feb. 7 Shelley Rose BSN, RN, Outpatient Care...

Blood Drive Sponsored by the Salem Township Hospital. Salem Community Activities Center Commons 416 Oglesby, Salem, IL 62881 Wednesday, December 20, 2023 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 27, 2023 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please visit RedCrossBlood.org and enter: SalemActivities to schedule an...

Pain Management for the Mature Population Presented by: Janet Broom, APRN Wednesday, November 8 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm First Christian Church 1200 W. Boone St., Salem, IL RSVP by Wednesday, November 1 Shelley Rose BSN, RN Outpatient Care Coordinator (618) 740-1683 srose101@sthcares.org Lunch will be provided.

During the October 11th Lunch and Learn presentation, William Buckett, PA of Advanced Sleep and Neurodiagnostic Services explained the most common form of dementia - Alzheimer's Disease. It is a type of dementia that results in mild memory loss, which in most cases leads to complete memory loss or the inability to...

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