What’s New at SIH

Memorial Hospital of Carbondale Auxiliary Celebrates 50 Years of Service

August 3rd, 2015:

The dictionary describes a volunteer as being a person who freely offers to take part in an enterprise or undertakes a task. Memorial Hospital of Carbondale Auxiliary & Volunteers has over 100 members who have done just that for the past 50 years. The group was honored during a luncheon last Thursday. Hospital Administrator Bart… Read more

SIH Cancer Institute Receives National Outstanding Achievement Award

June 17th, 2015:

The SIH Cancer Institute was recently presented with the 2014 Outstanding Achievement Award by the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACS). SIH’s cancer program is one of a select group of only 75 U.S. health care facilities with accredited cancer programs to receive this national honor for surveys performed last… Read more

Stroke: What You Need to Know

May 26th, 2015:

Sudden facial drooping. Weakness on one side of the body. Slurred speech. It’s a stroke, a brain attack, and time is of the essence. But for now, let’s use our brains to store a few things. 1. Stroke is not just for old people. You actually need to get the “it’s for old people” notion… Read more