Health
 
Directories
AccessSI--AccessSI is a community online resource directory for southern Illinois that provides accessible, comprehensive, and up-to-date information about nonprofit southern Illinois agencies in the following categories:  health, social services, education, governmental, cultural, recreation, and workforce employment training and transition services.
Health Grades--This site grades hospitals, physicians and health plans.
Healthopedia--A medical and health consumer information resource containing comprehensive and unbiased information in patient-friendly language from trusted sources.
Hospital Link
The Internet Hospital Directory--One of the most comprehensive list of hospitals accessible via the internet.
Long Term Care Link--Long Term Care Link is a comprehensive, noncommercial source of long-term care information.  This site is well organized and offers information and services in a broad range of categories.  Its purpose is to educate the public on long-term care, give support and find services for caregivers, and provide a source of continuing education for long-term care advisors and providers.

 
Education
Illinois Practice Opportunities

 
Employment
Medi-Match.com--Serves the core needs of healthcare and medical professionals in the U.S. and the companies who hire them.  Provides access to professional opportunities, a professional community, web-based career management tools and resources. They are dedicated to empowering healthcare and medical related professionals with the necessary tools to market their abilities and skills.
MilitaryMatch.com--Military Match is an experienced outsourcing company specializing in permanent placement and locum tenens opportunities for active duty military officers and enlisted healthcare professionals.
Physicians Employment--Over 2000 physician employment opportunities for all specialties throughout the US.
 
General
Agency for Health Care Policy and Research--This site is operated by a branch of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and provides recommendations on the prevention and treatment of common illnesses and conditions.  Click on "Clinical Information," then on "Clinical Practice Guidelines Online," then on "Consumer's Guides."
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology--Contains the latest on asthma, immunology, rhinitis and other related diseases.
drkoop.com--An award-winning site with health news, family health, resources, and much more.
Healthfinder
Hospice of Southern Illinois, Inc.
Illinois Department of Public Health
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
Mayo Clinic
Merck & Co.--Features the online version of the "Merck Manual of Medical Information--Home Edition."
National Headache Foundation--This site offers information ranging from support groups to new drug studies.
National Institutes of Health--The ultimate gateway to health resources, including the National Cancer Institute and the NIH Office of Alternative Medicine.
National Library of Medicine (MEDLINE plus)--Contains health information for consumers.

 
Health Systems
BJC Health System--St. Louis, MO
 
Hospitals/Clinics--IL
Advocate Health Care--Chicago, IL
Alexian Brothers Medical Center--Elk Grove Village, IL
Carbondale Clinic--Carbondale, IL
Carle Foundation Hospital--Carle Clinic Assoc.--Urbana, IL
Catholic Health Partners (St. Joseph Hospital, Saint Anthony Hospital, Columbus Hospital)--Chicago, IL
CGH Medical Center--Sterling, IL
Children's Memorial Hospital--Chicago, IL
Edward Hospital--Naperville, IL
Good Samaritan Hospital--Downers Grove, IL
Good Shepherd Hospital--Barrington, IL
Heartland Regional Medical Center--Marion, IL
Illinois Valley Community Hospital--Peru, IL
Ingalls Health System--Cook County
Loyola University Medical Center--Maywood, IL
Lutheran General Hospital--Park Ridge, IL
MacNeal Hospital--Berwyn, IL
Methodist Medical Center--Peoria, IL
Mount Sinai Medical Center--Chicago, IL
Northwestern Memorial Hospital--Chicago, IL
Ohio Valley HeartCare--Evansville, IN
Richland Memorial Hospital--Olney IL
Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center--Chicago, IL
South Suburban Hospital--Hazel Crest, IL
Southern Illinois Healthcare (SIH)--Several hospitals throughout southern Illinois
St. Johns Hospital--Springfield, IL
Union County Hospital District--Anna, IL
Wabash General Hospital--Mt. Carmel, IL

 
Hospitals--KY
Lourdes Hospital--Paducah, KY
Western Baptist Hospital--Paducah, KY

 
Hospitals--MO
Saint Francis Medical Center--Cape Girardeau, MO
Saint Louis University Health Science Center--St. Louis, MO
 
Mental Health Services
Riveredge Hospital--8311 W. Roosevelt Road, Forest Park, IL 60130.  708-771-7000, -800-252-2540.
Private Psychiatric Hospital.  Inpatient, outpatient and partial hospitalization services for adults, teenagers and children.  Arbor Academy, a therapeutic day school offering K-12, is on premises and provides
educational services to our patients.  Experts in all aspects of mental health are available on our staff of: Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Social Workers, Addictions Counselors and Nurses.  JCAHO fully ccredited, member of National Association of Private Psychiatric Hospitals, member of Illinois Hospital Association, licensed by Illinois Department of Public Health.

 
Miscellaneous
Illinois Network of Centers for Independent Living
Baptist Children's Home and Family Services--Carmi, IL
 
Organizations
American Medical Association
Illinois Primary Health Care Association
 
Physical Therapy
PT Central


 
 

Updated 4/10/07

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