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Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital

Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital

St. Margaret’s Hospital is an Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) recognizes St. Margaret’s Hospital as an Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital within the state of Illinois.  We are capable of providing quality stroke care and assisting in the delivery of care within the State of Illinois. This certification ensures that stroke patients of the Illinois Valley receive the right care, in the safest environment, when it matters most. As an Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital (ESRH), we diagnose, treat, and transport acute stroke patients to a higher level of care if needed. ESRHs must continually authenticate with IDPH their continue compliance with the required ESRH criteria to ensure the hospital satisfies these requirements 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

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IDPH Clears St. Margaret's Emergency Department Project

St. Margaret’s is pleased to announce that the Illinois Department of Public Health recently granted “Occupancy” to the second phase of the Emergency Room construction project. The project, which began in May 2015, consisted of two phases that renovated the existing department and created an additional 4,200 square feet, ultimately doubling the size of the previous department. This created new exam rooms with updated fixtures and equipment, support areas, a much larger waiting room, a Results Pending Area, a Family Consultation Room, a new egress corridor, and much more. St. Margaret’s is excited about offering a better experience for our patients and their families when they visit the Emergency Room.

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IDPH Clears St. Margaret’s Emergency Department Project

St. Margaret’s is pleased to announce that the Illinois Department of Public Health recently granted “Occupancy” to the second phase of the Emergency Room construction project. The project, which began in May 2015, consisted of two phases that renovated the existing department and created an additional 4,200 square feet, ultimately doubling the size of the previous department. This created new exam rooms with updated fixtures and equipment, support areas, a much larger waiting room, a Results Pending Area, a Family Consultation Room, a new egress corridor, and much more. St. Margaret’s is excited about offering a better experience for our patients and their families when they visit the Emergency Room.

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