Mark Turner Elected to 2016 Illinois Health and Hospital Association’s (IHA) Board of Trustees

Mark J. Turner, president of Memorial Regional Health Services and Memorial Hospital has been elected to the 2016 Illinois Health and Hospital Association’s (IHA) Board of Trustees. The Board of Trustees is the policymaking body for the Association, which represents more than 200 hospitals and nearly 50 health systems across Illinois.

Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Now Accepting Donations for Book Bazaar

Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is now collecting donations for the annual Book Bazaar. Books, sheet music, vintage magazines (prior to 1945), art prints, phonograph records, cookbooks, yearbooks, CDs, movie videos and DVDs are now being accepted.

First-Ever Lumivascular Technology System to Help Treat PAD Available at Memorial

Memorial Hospital’s Heart and Vascular Center of Excellence is using the Ocelot catheter system to help patients facing Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD), an under-recognized epidemic that affects between 8 and 12 million adults in the U.S. and 202 million people globally.1, 2 PAD is caused by a build-up of plaque in the arteries that blocks blood flow to the legs and feet.