"Decatur Memorial Hospital has received the Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award, the highest level award for stroke care, from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association."
"Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois has named the Central Illinois Orthopaedic Center at Decatur Memorial Hospital as a Blue Distinction Center+ in Knee and Hip Replacement."
"Get close to your heart in February by celebrating American Heart Month with Decatur Memorial Hospital. Learn how to improve and maintain heart health at various events and activities sponsored by DMH."
"Visit Decatur’s premier wound clinic at Decatur Memorial Hospital for an Open House on Thursday, Jan. 31, from 4 to 6 p.m."
"A revolutionary new heart test called Cardiac PET/CT is now being offered at Decatur Memorial Hospital in the fight against heart disease."
"DaTscan™ is the first FDA-approved diagnostic imaging agent of its kind in the United States to help doctors evaluate patients with suspected Parkinson’s Disease and is available for the first time in Decatur, only at Decatur Memorial Hospital."
"Decatur, Ill…Decatur Memorial Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ for its Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) program by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality"
"Decatur, Ill…Remember your loved one with a holiday light at Decatur Memorial Hospital. For each $10 donation, a light will be designated to shine at DMH through the holiday season. You will also receive a remembrance card with your loved one’s name writt"
"Decatur Memorial Hospital has been named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics.
The study examined the performance of more than 1,000 hospitals by analyzing outcomes for patients with heart failure and heart att"
"Decatur, Ill. – Decatur Memorial Hospital will hold a free Update on Prostate Cancer on Tuesday, Sept. 25 from 5 to 6 p.m. in the DMH Classrooms."
"Decatur, Ill. – Decatur Memorial Hospital will hold its Early Detection Connection program on Friday, Oct. 5 to recognize October as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month."
"Decatur, Ill. – Decatur Memorial Hospital will hold a free educational program for World Sepsis Day. The program will be held Thursday, Sept. 13 in the DMH Classrooms. Doors open at 4 p.m. and presentations begin at 5 p.m."
"Decatur Memorial Hospital will hold FREE prostate cancer screenings during National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month in September. The screenings will be held Thursday, Sept. 20 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Cancer Care Center of Decatur at 210 W. McKinley"
"Decatur, Ill…Decatur Memorial Hospital welcomes Cardiologist Anuradha Kolluru, MD. Dr. Kolluru specializes in the treatment of heart and vascular diseases. She completed both a clinical cardiovascular fellowship and an internal medicine residency at St. J"
"Decatur Memorial Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ for its Hip and Knee Replacement Program by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in disease-specific ca"
"Decatur, Ill… Decatur Memorial Foundation Community Nurse Program will be hosting their 17th parish nurse program this fall."
"Decatur, Ill… Enjoy dinner at Decatur Memorial Hospital while listening to a doctor discuss important information about your health."
"Decatur, IL – Cancer survivors are invited to celebrate National Cancer Survivors Day on Thursday, June 7 at 6 p.m. at the Decatur Conference Center & Hotel. The event is hosted by Cancer Care Specialists of Central Illinois, Decatur Memorial Hospital and"
"Decatur, Ill. – The DMH Cancer Care Institute is teaming up with local churches for the fourth year in a row in the fight against prostate cancer this Father’s Day."
"Decatur Memorial Hospital announced today that it has entered a new era in advanced patient care with the O-arm® Multidimensional Imaging System manufactured and distributed by the Navigation division of Medtronic, Inc. Medtronic is the world’s largest med"
"Decatur, Ill…Decatur Memorial Hospital PrimeTime and the Decatur Bar Association are hosting a seminar
about Advance Directives on Wednesday, May 16, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the DMH Classrooms. This seminar will help you learn why you many want to designat"
"The DMH Wellness Center will hold its annual 5K race on Saturday, May 19 at 9 a.m. The race will be held at the DMH Wellness Center, located at 241 W. Weaver Road in Forsyth. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m"
"Decatur Memorial Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes DMH’s commitment and success in implementing excellent care for st"
"Decatur, Ill. – Decatur Memorial Hospital will hold a free educational program to kick-off May as National Stroke Awareness Month. The public is invited to attend the program on Saturday, April 28 from 8:30 a.m. to noon in the Classrooms at DMH."
"Decatur, Ill… The Decatur Memorial Hospital Varicose Vein Center, located in Suite 2350 of the hospital at 2300 North Edward St. is now open. Board certified DMH Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgeon, Marvin Derrick, M.D., utilizes the latest in advanced tec"
"Decatur, Ill…Illinois Heart Specialists at Decatur Memorial Hospital will host an open house for the community on Saturday, March 10, from 1 to 3 p.m. The cardiac physicians group has relocated into newly renovated and expanded space conveniently located i"
"Decatur, Ill…Doctors at Decatur Memorial Hospital are using an advanced digital X-ray imaging system to see extremely detailed, real-time images of patient anatomy during procedures that require precision."
"Decatur, Ill…Get close to your heart in February by celebrating American Heart Month with Decatur Memorial Hospital. Learn how to improve and maintain heart health at various events and activities sponsored by DMH."
"Decatur, Ill. – The physical and emotional changes resulting from a stroke can be difficult for stroke survivors and their caregivers to adjust to. Decatur Memorial Hospital offers “Stroke of Luck,” a support group for people recovering from stroke and th"
"Decatur, Ill. – If you’ve had trouble keeping your New Year’s resolutions in years past, turn to the DMH Wellness Center this January."
"Fifty-five hours, one chef, and 16 children…that’s what it took to create a Gingerbread Winter Wonderland.
Millikin University Foodservice Chef Brian Pehr was assisted by a group of community children to create the gingerbread village, donated to Decatur"
"Decatur, Ill…Remember your loved ones with a holiday light at Decatur Memorial Hospital. Decatur Memorial Foundation will host One Light to Remember, a lighting ceremony to commemorate and honor loved ones, on Thursday, Dec.1, at 5:30 p.m., in Barnes Lobb"
"Decatur, Ill. – Decatur Memorial Hospital has been named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Thomson Reuters."
"Decatur, Ill. – DMH Medical Group has introduced DMH e-visits, online doctor “visits” that are a convenient option for the treatment of minor symptoms such as coughs and colds."
"Decatur Memorial Hospital has gifted an office building located at 310 W. William St., in Decatur to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Illinois."
"Decatur Memorial Hospital has upgraded its da Vinci robotic-assisted surgical system to the new da Vinci® Si™ Surgical System third generation technology."
"The Pink Glove Dance is spreading to Decatur Memorial Hospital to help spread the word about breast cancer awareness and prevention. The video features more than 250 DMH employees, physicians and volunteers and stars one local breast cancer survivor."
"Bring your dance partner and dance the night away at Decatur Memorial Hospital’s “Evening in Pink” Friday, Oct. 7 from 7 to 10 p.m. at The Decatur Club in downtown Decatur."
"Decatur Memorial Hospital will sponsor a FREE performance by comedian and cancer survivor Scott Burton on Tuesday, Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. at the Decatur Conference Center and Hotel."
"The DMH Wellness Center will offer a Freedom From Smoking® program beginning Tuesday, Oct. 4 at 5:30 p.m. The cost for the seven-week program is $20. All classes are held at the DMH Wellness Center, located at 241 W. Weaver Rd. in Forsyth."
"Decatur, Ill…Decatur Memorial Hospital Heart & Lung Institute’s Nuclear Cardiology Laboratory was recently granted reaccreditation by the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Nuclear Medicine Laboratories (ICANL)."
"Decatur, Ill. -- Millkin University has contracted with Decatur Memorial Hospital to provide medical services through the DMH Medical Group to the Millikin Wellness Center."
"Decatur Memorial Hospital’s Express Care East will re-locate this fall to a new facility located at 4455 U.S. Route 36 East, just east of Ruby Tuesday."
"Decatur, Ill. – Decatur Memorial Hospital is the winner of Modern Healthcare magazine’s 2011 IT Case Study Contest. The national contest is held each year to recognize health information technology implementation projects that have improved patient care."
"The DMH Wellness Center will begin a free monthly diabetes support group for anyone needing help and support managing diabetes. The first meeting will be held Thursday, July 14, from 11 a.m. to noon at the DMH Wellness Center at 241 W. Weaver Rd. in Forsy"
"DMH Medical Group Physicians Anthony T. McCormack, M.D., and Timothy A. Miller, M.D., have been awarded recognition by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Physician Practice Connections® Patient-Centered Medical Home™."
"The Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) has announced that Decatur Memorial Hospital Hospitalist Larry W. Holder, M.D., has earned the Fellow in the Hospital Medicine (FHM) designation."
"Decatur Memorial Hospital was recently named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals® by Thomson Reuters.
The Thomson Reuters 100 Top Hospitals® study evaluates performance in 10 areas: mortality; medical complications; patient safety; average patient"
"Decatur Memorial Hospital will host a free World Kidney Day event Thursday, March 10, from 1 to 3 p.m. to help raise awareness about Chronic Kidney Disease. Free comprehensive health screenings will be offered in the Decatur Memorial Hospital classrooms."
"Decatur, Ill. – Decatur Memorial Hospital recently received the American Stroke Association’s Get With The GuidelinesSM– Stroke Gold Performance Achievement Award. The award recognizes Decatur Memorial Hospital’s commitment and success in implementing a"
"Decatur Memorial Hospital’s CrossFit Enhance will host an Olympic Weightlifting CrossFit Trainer Certification Course Saturday, Feb. 26 and Sunday, Feb. 27 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m."
"Decatur Memorial Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ for its Acute Myocardial Infarction (heart attack) program by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety"
"Volunteer coaches are needed for the Redbird Rookies 2011 season.
“We had more than 500 players last year on 34 teams and are preparing for around 700 this season so we’ll need about 45 coaches,” said Wendell Becton, M.D., DMH’s Sports Medicine Medical"
"Decatur Memorial Hospital is the first hospital in the United States to receive delivery from Medline Industries of a new invention called Tapease™ that makes starting an IV easier."
"The Decatur Memorial Foundation will receive a check from the Sandy McKenzie Golf Tournament Committee to benefit breast cancer research in Decatur and Macon County; the Mammography Initiative; and the HER (Helping Each other Recover) breast cancer support"
"Café DMH, Decatur Memorial Hospital’s new hospital cafeteria and kitchen, will open Monday, Nov. 16, 2009."
"Decatur Memorial Hospital PrimeTime is providing Zostavax® for adults age 60 and older."
"The DMH Inpatient Rehabilitation Skilled Nursing Unit and the DMH Outpatient Rehabilitation Program are now accredited by the internationally recognized Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)."
"The new DMH Millennium Pain Center opened Aug. 3, 2009 on the Decatur Memorial Hospital campus in the West Hay Medical Center in Suite 100."
"A grand opening of the new DMH Express Care North will be Jan. 26, following a move from its current location at 2975 N. Water St., to a larger new state-of-the-art facility located at 3131 N. Water St."
"Decatur Memorial Hospital will be awarded the proceeds from the Sandy McKenzie Memorial Golf Tournament. The news conference and check presentation will be held Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2008 at 2 p.m. at Decatur Memorial Hospital Barnes Lobby."
"Decatur Memorial Hospital has been named one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals® for cardiovascular care by the Healthcare business of Thomson Reuters."
"A new health care option for seniors is available on the campus of Decatur Memorial Hospital. The DMH Senior Life Enrichment Center was designed to meet the specific needs of our growing population, age 55 and over. It is exclusively for seniors who want t"
"Decatur Memorial Hospital is planning a new state-of-the-art DMH Express Care facility located at 3131 N. Water St., on the site of the former Lone Star Restaurant."
"A Certificate of Need from the Illinois Health Facilities Planning Board was granted today for the new Cancer Care Center of Decatur."
"The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and the American Diabetes Association (ADA) recently recognized family practitioners Anthony McCormack, M.D., Timothy Miller, M.D., Kristin Newcome, M.D., and Brian Yocks, M.D., with recognition from the"
"Stroke. Just mentioning the word evokes fear and dread. And it should. In the United States, stroke is the third leading cause of death."