Memorial Physician Services News

Charles Callahan Named Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Memorial Health System

April 02, 2014

Charles Callahan, senior vice president and chief quality officer for Memorial Health System, has been promoted to executive vice president and chief operating officer, effective April 1.
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Memorial Health System, Passavant Area Hospital Affiliation Approved

April 01, 2014

Passavant Area Hospital in Jacksonville has cleared all regulatory approvals and has become the fourth hospital to join Memorial Health System.
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Memorial Health System Annual Report Available Online

January 29, 2014

Memorial Health System's annual report is now available to the public online.
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Mental Health Centers of Central Illinois to Relocate its Lincoln Office

November 26, 2013

Mental Health Centers of Central Illinois (MHCCI) will relocate its staff to Memorial Physician Services-Lincoln, 515 N. College St., on Dec.9.
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All Memorial Physician Services' Primary-Care Offices Receive National Medical-Home Recognition

November 06, 2013

All of the Memorial Physician Services' primary-care locations were recognized as Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Homes, the highest level possible, by the National Comittee for Quality Assistance (NCQA) Patient-Centered Medical Home 2011 (PCMH 2011) program.
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Avinash Viswanathan, MD, Accepting New Patients at Memorial Physician Services - Koke Mill

August 29, 2013

Avinash Viswanathan, MD, "Dr. Avi," has established an internal medicine practice with Memorial Physician Services - Koke Mill and is accepting new patients.
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Gildner Receives Certification to Treat Female Urinary Incontinence

August 19, 2013

Dr. James Gildner with Memorial Physician Services – Women’s Healthcare has been certified to prescribe a medical device to help women with bladder leakage.
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New Physician Clinics Scheduled to Open on Passavant Area Hospital Campus in June

April 17, 2013

A new 70,700-square-foot medical office building on the Passavant Area Hospital campus will open to the public on June 3.
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Jacksonville’s New Medical Office Building Nears Completion

February 08, 2013

The new 70,700-square-foot medical office building on the Passavant Area Hospital campus is on target to be open to the public on June 3.
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Visitors to Memorial Health System Hospitals Encouraged to Take Precautions to Prevent Spread of Flu

January 15, 2013

For the safety of patients and their families, Memorial Health System is recommending visitors to its three hospitals — Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln and Taylorville Memorial Hospital in Taylorville —help prevent the spread of respiratory infections by requesting that: • Inpatient hospital visits be limited to two visitors per patient at one time; • All visitors be 18 or older and show no signs of illness.
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