Auxiliary Presents Scholarships

Every year, the Anderson Hospital Auxiliary presents students pursuing various medical fields, scholarships for their medical education.  This year, the Auxiliary presented five $1,000 scholarships to the following recipients:

Kennison Adams, Edwardsville, pursuing studies at University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine with a career goal to be a Pediatric Hospitalist/Sports Medicine Physician.

Michaela Crabtree, Belleville, pursuing studies at Goldfarb School of Nursing with a career goal of BSN to eventual MSN.

Courtney Deiters, Breese, pursuing studies at St. Louis College of Pharmacy with a career goal of Pharmacist.

Sahra Donnelly, Collinsville, pursuing studies at Southern Illinois University School of Nursing with a career goal of DNP or Midwife.

Emily Duncan, Highland, Pursuing studies at St. Louis University School of Medicine with a career goal of Physician.

Eligible students must be enrolled in hospital-related healthcare fields.  Congratulations to our 2021 recipients and best wishes for continued success to the excellent candidates who submitted applications.

Funds raised by the Anderson Hospital Auxiliary support this scholarship program, shuttle and Chaplain services, along with special hospital projects.  Thank you to the community, hospital staff and auxiliary members who support our fund-raising efforts.

PICTURE:  Students were presented their awards in person during the July Auxiliary General Meeting.  Three awardees were able to attend the event including (L to R): Sahra Donnelly, Emily Duncan, Michaela Crabtree

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Local EMS Offering Stop the Bleed Training

Knowing how to control bleeding from a serious injury is essential knowledge to keep you and those around you safe. This year, May 20 marks the fourth annual National STOP THE BLEED® Day, and the third annual National STOP THE BLEED® Month will be observed throughout the month of May. The Edwardsville, Glen Carbon and Maryville Fire Departments from Anderson Hospital Region IV EMS will be offering STOP THE BLEED CLASSES on May 20th. Don't miss out on this FREE opportunity.

EDWARDSVILLE:

The Edwardsville Fire Department  will be offering STOP THE BLEED CLASSES on May 20th. Class Schedules are as follows:

09:00 – 10:15
10:30 – 11:45
LUNCH BREAK
13:00 – 14:15
14:30 – 15:45
16:00 – 17:15
DINNER BREAK
18:30 – 19:45
20:00 – 21:15
Prior registration is required to maintain social distancing. For questions about the STOP THE BLEED program or to register for a class at the Edwardsville Public Safety Building, call (618) 692-7540.
 
COLLINSVILLE:
 
Collinsville Fire Department will provide Stop the Bleed classes for the public on May 20, 10:00 am and 11:30 am.Collinsville Fire Station #1130 South ClintonCollinsville, IL. 62234Sign up by calling 346-5022
 
HAMEL:

Hamel EMS will host a Stop the Bleed Class for the public on May 20, 7 pm, at Hamel Fire Department.

MARYVILLE/GLEN CARBON:

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TROY:

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Anderson Healthcare Breaks Ground on New Addition to the Goshen Campus

Edwardsville, Illinois – May 7, 2021 -- Today representatives from Anderson Healthcare, Triple Net Management, The Korte Company, and City of Edwardsville ceremoniously broke ground on a new addition to the Anderson Healthcare Goshen Campus.  

 “We are excited to add a 50,000 square foot medical building to our Goshen Campus in Edwardsville,” said Anderson Healthcare President and CEO, Keith Page. “This unique 2-story building will help us consolidate many of our Anderson Medical Group primary care practices into one convenient location,” he explained. “The facility will have clinical space for approximately 20 providers.”

In addition to Anderson Medical Group physicians, the building will house several outpatient services including an imaging center, urgent care, lab services and outpatient rehab therapies. “The imaging center will be known as the Goshen Imaging Center and will be an affiliate of the Maryville Imaging Center located in Maryville,” explained Page. “We are also in discussions with a healthcare partner to offer urgent care services specific to pediatrics.”

The project, approximately $20 million, is being developed by Triple Net Management. Triple Net Management is led by Terry Johnson, a veteran commercial real estate broker and developer with 35 years’ experience in office, retail, investment, and land sales. “We have had the opportunity to work with Terry in the past on a similar project and know that it will be a first-class facility,” said Page.

The project was approved by the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board earlier this year.  Anderson has also been working with closely with the City of Edwardsville’s Planning and Zoning Division. The project is slated to be complete in summer 2022.

This building will be located on the northwest quadrant of the Anderson Healthcare Goshen Campus. The campus is situated on Goshen Road across from the Meyer Center YMCA and adjacent to District Drive. Access to the medical building will be via the main entrance on Goshen, as well as another entrance off of District Drive. The building is being designed and built by The Korte Company.

The Anderson Healthcare Goshen Campus opened its first building anchored by Anderson Surgery Center and SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital Specialty Clinic last fall. A free-standing rehabilitation hospital, known as Anderson Rehabilitation Institute, is nearing completion and set to open this summer on the campus. It is a joint venture between Anderson Healthcare and Kindred Healthcare, LLC.

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