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Accessibility Statement for Memorial Hospital Website

This is an accessibility statement from Memorial Hospital of Chester, Illinois.

Measures to support accessibility

Memorial Hospital of Chester, Illinois takes the following measures to ensure accessibility of Memorial Hospital Website:

  • Include accessibility throughout our internal policies.

  • Provide continual accessibility training for our staff.

  • Assign clear accessibility goals and responsibilities.

  • Provide accessibility standards for physical access to all of our locations.

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. Memorial Hospital Website is partially conformant with WCAG 2.0 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.


We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of Memorial Hospital Website. Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on Memorial Hospital Website:

  • Phone: 6188264581

  • Visitor Address: 1900 State Street, Chester, Illinois 62233

We try to respond to feedback within 2 Business Days.

Compatibility with browsers and assistive technology

Memorial Hospital Website is designed to be compatible with the following assistive technologies:

  • Despite best efforts, accessibility may not work well in every combination of operating system, web browser, and assistive technology. Our website has ben tested to determine compatibility with screen readers and mobile applications. Although our best efforts have been made, our website may not be compatible with some assistance programs and browsers.

Memorial Hospital Website is not compatible with:

  • Regarding Text in Images Important text in site images is included in alt text to allow assistive technology, like screen readers to read the images. Regarding Linked Text To the best of our ability all linked text is underlined or in a different, contrasting color to allow for easy visibility. Regarding Zoomed Content To the best of our ability all content on our page should be visible when zoomed into 200% to aid those with vision impairments. Regarding Media Alternatives All audio files, videos and GIFs on our site have alternative text captions when available. Due to how some files are provided, adding alternative text may not be possible by our website developer.

Technical specifications

Accessibility of Memorial Hospital Website relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:

  • HTML

  • CSS

  • JavaScript

These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.

Limitations and alternatives

Despite our best efforts to ensure accessibility of Memorial Hospital Website , there may be some limitations. Below is a description of known limitations, and potential solutions. Please contact us if you observe an issue not listed below.

Known limitations for Memorial Hospital Website:

  1. Comments from users or information provided to our site through an in-direct party.: Uploaded images or videos may not have text alternatives or captions. Imbedded elements from second-party websites may not meet our accessibility standards. because We cannot ensure the quality of contributions.. We monitor user comments and typically repair issues within 2-5 business days.. Please contact us if you encounter an issue.

Assessment approach

Memorial Hospital of Chester, Illinois assessed the accessibility of Memorial Hospital Website by the following approaches:

  • Self-evaluation

  • External evaluation

Formal complaints

If you would like to place a formal complaint, please contact our Administration Office at 618-826-4581 or mail a detailed letter of complain to Memorial Hospital at 1900 State Street, Chester, IL 62233.


This statement was created on May 16, 2023 using the W3C Accessibility Statement Generator Tool.

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