1900  State Street, Chester, IL 62233 618-826-4581

Memorial is a Joint Commission Gold Seal approved hospital. We provide our patients the highest level of quality care in a secure safe environment.

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Welcome to Memorial Hospital

Memorial Hospital in Chester, Illinois has been serving the citizens of Randolph County and surrounding communities since 1962. We are a 25-bed Critical Access Hospital and we take pride in providing quality healthcare through our highly trained professionals and state-of-the-art technology.

Memorial provides 24-hour, physician-directed emergency care, as well as Convenient Care. In an effort to improve service of care and patient satisfaction, Memorial Hospital has extended Convenient Care hours.

New Convenient Care Hours:
Monday-Saturday 8:00am-8:00pm
Sunday 11:00am-3:00pm
No Holidays

We feature all-digital radiographic imaging, including MRI, CT, Mammography, Ultrasound, Bone Densitometry and Nuclear Medicine. Our Therapy & Sports Rehab Center features state-of-the-art exercise equipment and a beautiful new aquatic rehab pool. In addition, our PT and occupational therapists provide a continuum of work injury prevention services which include functional employment testing, functional capacity evaluations, work hardening and work conditioning, job analysis/ergonomic assessments and a transitional return to work.

We have a full service laboratory, cardiopulmonary department, and sleep studies lab, and provide chemotherapy for our cancer patients.

Our list of outpatient consulting specialists includes, Cardiology, Orthopedics, Podiatry, Oncology/Hematology, Neurology, Urology, Nephrology, Pulmonology, Vascular, Obstetrics/ Gynecology, Allergy, Otolaryngology (ENT), Audiology, Rheumatology, Speech and Pain Management.

Memorial Hospital offers two rural health clinic locations in Chester and Steeleville.
Policy Title: Office of Civil Rights Section 1557-Nondiscrimination Notice
Memorial Hospital complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Details
NO TOBACCO ON CAMPUS Memorial Hospital in Chester is a tobacco-free campus. This means employees, patients or visitors will no longer be permitted to smoke or use tobacco products while on hospital property, including privately owned vehicles that are parked on hospital property.

Hospital News & Events

Memorial Hospital recognized American Heart Health Month
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Abdominal Aortic
Aneurysm Screening
Bone Density

Conversion of a new electronic health record system. Details

What Do You Know About Family Medicine?

New Seamans CT scanner
Memorial Hospital purchase state of the art low dose, state of the art CT scanner. Read Details

Care Transition Program
FREE program to help patients have better outcomes at home.
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Memorial Hospital is offering a new program
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Memorial Hospital is now offering the
Home Noxturnal Sleep Study

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Diabetes Training

Rapid Pass

Memorial Hospital featured in article Communtiy Links 10 Great Reasons
Chester, Illinois

10 reasons
kari schaefer Kari Schaefer was presented with the 2016 Isreal D. Newmark Memorial Service Award.
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IDPH recognizes Memorial Hospital Chester for being certified as a “Stroke Ready Hospital” Read more

Memorial Hospital laboratory receives accreditation Read more

CEO, Brett Bollmann named Heather Schuessler Employee of the Quarter for 1st Quarter 2017.
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Morgan Brendorf

Free Prenatal Classes
Memorial Hospital in Chester holds prenatal classes several times throughout the year.
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Grief Support Group . . . Read More
Diabetes Support Group . . . Read More
FREE Prenatal Classes. . . Read More

3/21  Red Cross Blood Drive. . . Read More
3/28 Diabetes Class. . . Read More
3/30 Happy Doctors’ Day. . . Read More
4/6  Beta Delta Diabetic Teaching. . . Read More
4/7 Auxiliary Meeting 12pm. . . Read More
4/11 Stress & Grieving Support. . . Read More
4/12 Prediabetes Teaching. . . Read More
4/20 Prediabetes Teaching. . . Read More
4/27 Prediabetes Teaching. . . Read More
4/29 Food Sanitation Class. . . Read More
5/3 Diabetes Class. . . Read More
5/4 Prediabetes Teaching. . . Read More
5/5 Auxiliary Meeting. . . Read More
5/6 Relay For Life. . . Read More
5/9 Stress & Grieving Support. . . Read More
5/11 Prediabetes Teaching. . . Read More
5/13 Stress/Coping Support Group. . . Read More
5/17 Red Cross Blood Drive. . . Read More
5/18 Prediabetes Teaching. . . Read More
6/2  Auxiliary Meeting. . . Read More
6/5 Food Sanitation Clas. . . Read More
6/7 Diabetes Class. . . Read More
6/13 Stress/Coping Support Group. . . Read More
7/7 Auxiliary Meeting. . . Read More
7/11  Stress/Coping Support Group. . . Read More
7/13 Red Cross Blood Drive. . . Read More
8/2 Diabetes Class. . . Read More

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