McDonough District Hospital

Money Saving Measures
4:02 pm
Thu November 13, 2014

McDonough District Hospital Outsources Jobs

McDonough District Hospital
Credit TSPR'S Rich Egger

McDonough District Hospital will no longer handle dining and housekeeping services in-house.

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Emergency Drill
1:14 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

MDH Prepares for Emergencies

McDonough District Hospital
Credit TSPR'S Rich Egger

McDonough District Hospital hopes to now be better prepared to respond to an emergency.

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Big Turnout for Open House
6:16 pm
Thu August 28, 2014

MDH Clinic in Bushnell Now Open

The MDH McDonough Medical Group facility in Bushnell
Credit Rich Egger

There is a lot of excitement about the completion of a project two years in the making in this western Illinois community.

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New Psychiatric Ward
2:51 pm
Wed July 16, 2014

McDonough District Hospital Adding Services

The McDonough District Hospital.

McDonough District Hospital is expanding its services by adding a psychiatric ward. 

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$32 Million Project
10:50 am
Thu April 17, 2014

MDH Expansion Underway

Credit Rich Egger

McDonough District Hospital is embarking on a major expansion project in hopes of providing better care.

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MDH Project
3:34 pm
Tue August 6, 2013

New Medical Services Building for Bushnell

An artist's rendering of the soon-to-be-built MDH facility in Bushnell
Credit MDH

A celebration was held in a former farm field on a warm and muggy Tuesday morning on the north edge of Bushnell.

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More Federal Money for Residency Spots
9:46 am
Wed May 29, 2013

Legislation to Alleviate Doctor Shortage

Schock says GME slots haven't been increased in over ten years.
Credit Congressman Schock's Office

An Illinois Congressman has introduced legislation that he says will help alleviate an upcoming doctor shortage.

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2:29 pm
Tue March 6, 2012

Hospital Will Add New Specialty

McDonough District Hospital's biennial surveys have shown district residents would like to see an ear, nose and throat specialist on staff.

Director of Public Relations and Funding John Maguire said the hospital will meet that need next year with the arrival of Dr. Jeff Sparks. He will join the hospital in the summer of 2013 after the completion of his residency.

Maguire said Sparks will bring an excellent mix of experience and the latest medical expertise.

He said, "The fact is (he) has a great deal of training and we're delighted that Dr. Sparks will join us."

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