U.S. News & World Report Names Memorial Hospital Belleville As High Performer

Memorial Hospital Belleville has been recognized as a “high performing” hospitals for treatment of heart failure and knee replacement.

“It is an honor to be consistently recognized by U.S. News and World Report as a high performing hospital in these specialty areas,” said Mark J. Turner, president.  “Our employees and medical staff are dedicated to providing exceptional care and compassionate services to our patients.  Awards like these validate that.”

In addition, Memorial Care Center, the 82-bed short-term rehab center located adjacent to Memorial Hospital Belleville has been named one of American’s Best Nursing Homes by U.S. News & World Report for nine consecutive years.

Consumers use the U.S. News & World Report rankings to help them find the best hospital care available when they are facing critical medical conditions and complicated procedures.  To learn more about what the rankings mean and how they are determined, to http://health.usnews.com/best-hospitals.

Additional Awards and Honors

MAGNET designated facility

MAGNET designation, the highest honor for excellence in nursing, Memorial is the only hospital south of Springfield, Illinois to achieve this designation.  Only 6% of hospitals in the nation have MAGNET recognition from the American Nursing Credentialing Center (ANCC). 

Chest Pain Center

Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care

American College of Cardiology

NCDR Chest Pain-MI Registry Silver Performance Achievement making it just one of 86 hospitals in the country to receive this award

Professional Research Consultants (PRC)

Recognized by PRC as a five-star rated hospital for Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation