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Walk-In Clinic Holiday Hours

Two of St. Margaret’s clinics will be closing early on Christmas Eve so that our providers & staff can be with their families.

St. Margaret’s Midtown Health Center in Peru and the Center for Family Health in Princeton will close at 5:00pm on Christmas Eve and closed on Christmas Day. We will resume regular business hours December 26th.

Merry Christmas and happy holidays!

From all of us at St. Margaret’s

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Beat The Flu Bug

St. Margaret’s Hospital will offer flu vaccinations at local locations throughout the month of October.

Registration is NOT required. Walk-ins are welcome.

Fee $30. Medicare accepted, please present card at time of service.

The vaccine covers 4 strains, including the 2 most common strains of influenza A and B.

St. Margaret’s Hospital will offer flu vaccinations at the following locations:

  • Oct. 1 – Liberty Estates, Peru, 9am – 12pm
  • Oct. 8 – DePue Library, DePue, 8:30am – 10am
  • Oct. 11 – Granville Village Hall, Granville, 9am – 11am
  • Oct. 12 – St. Margaret’s Hospital, Spring Valley, 9am – 11am
  • Oct. 16 – Princeton Senior Center, Princeton, 10am – 12pm
  • Oct. 17 – Oglesby Library, Oglesby, 10am – 12pm
  • Oct. 22 – Mendota Civic Senior Center, Mendota, 10am – 12pm
  • Oct. 24 – St. Margaret’s Hospital, Spring Valley, 4pm – 6pm

For more information

Contact Health Promotions at St. Margaret’s Hospital | (815) 664-1440

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St. Margaret’s Holiday Raffle

Take a chance on bringing a little bit of extra joy into your holidays.

The 2019 St. Margaret’s Foundation Holiday Raffle offers prizes throughout the holidays


$250.00 Hy-Vee Gift Card


$500.00 Sapp Bros. Gas Card

New Years

$ 1,000.00 Cash

Tickets are $10.00 and each one is eligible for all three drawings and early winning tickets are returned for the next drawing.

Once again thank you for your continued generosity.


We will confirm your order by sending your ticket stubs in the mail.

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Local Hospitals to Pursue Historic Affiliation

St. Margaret’s and IVCH propose formation of Regional Health Network

SPRING VALLEY, Illinois (March 4, 2019) –

St. Margaret’s Health in Spring Valley, a member of SMP Health System, and Illinois Valley Community Hospital (IVCH) in Peru have signed a non-binding Letter of Intent (LOI) to consolidate their healthcare operations and form a regional health network.

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Auxiliary Scholarship

The Auxiliary  is sponsoring their scholarships for 2019.  Two ($1,000) from the Auxiliary and one ($1,000) from the Janyce Stuckert Memorial Scholarship Fund. Applications can be picked up Switchboard, the Gift Shop or call (815) 664-1130 to have an application emailed or mailed. Applicants MUST be currently enrolled in the actual medical program to be considered for these scholarships.

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St Margaret’s Now Offers 3-D Tomosynthesis Mammography

We’ve Added Another Dimension To Our Care.

During a 3-D mammo, the X-ray tube moves in an arc over the breast—taking low-dose X-ray images. A computer then produces a 3-D image of the breast in slices, allowing the Radiologist to view the tissue in greater detail, resulting in earlier detection of small breast cancers. Continue reading “St Margaret’s Now Offers 3-D Tomosynthesis Mammography”

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St. Margaret’s Acquires New Orthopedic Surgery Technology

St. Margaret’s Health is the first local hospital to offer Stryker’s robotic-arm assisted total knee application for use with its Mako System. This latest advancement in joint replacement surgery transforms the way total knee replacements are performed. This system can also be used for partial knee and total hip replacement.

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