Wabash General Hospital District

Wabash General Hospital District
1418 College Drive
Mount Carmel, IL 62863
Opened:
1951
Phone:
(618) 262-8621
Fax:
(618) 262-8621
Web:
wabashgeneral.com

Description

Wabash General Hospital is a not-for-profit district hospital located in Mt. Carmel, Illinois. It is a Critical Access Hospital with a 25 bed capacity. The hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. It has been managed by Alliant Management Services since 1987. The total service population is 50,000 people and the population of Mt. Carmel is 8,000 people.

Awards

2013

The Leapfrog Group Top Hospital Award

The Leapfrog Group (Leapfrog) announced its list of Top Hospitals at its Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. 90 hospitals out of 1,324 who voluntarily participated in the Leapfrog Hospital Survey received the Top Hospitals Award. Wabash General Hospital in Mt. Carmel, Illinois was one of those 90 Top Hospital Award winners.

Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award

Wabash General Hospital was recently presented the 2013 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award for Patient Satisfaction. Press Ganey is a national company who for the past 29 years has used survey methods to measure patient satisfaction as a means to improve health care. This award was given to Wabash General Hospital and 226 other deserving hospitals at Press Ganey’s National Client Conference in Orlando, Florida this past November 19th. Over 10,000 Press Ganey clients are eligible to earn this award if they meet the criteria however only these 227 out of the 10,000 hospitals reached the 95th percentile for patient satisfaction for one full year. The Guardian of Excellence Award is given in recognition of these 227 hospitals reaching the 95th percentile for patient satisfaction based on data collected from May, 2012 through April, 2013.

2014

Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award

Wabash General Hospital is proud to announce it has been named a 2014 Guardian of Excellence Award winner by Press Ganey Associates, Inc. The Guardian of Excellence Award recognizes top-performing facilities that consistently achieved the 95th percentile of performance in Patient Experience. Wabash General Hospital is pleased to have achieved this award for two consecutive years.

2015

Five Star Ranking from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

With just over 3,500 U.S. hospitals receiving ratings from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), only 251 hospitals received the highest rating of five-stars, including Wabash General Hospital. 1,205 hospitals received four-stars, 1,414 hospitals received three-stars, 582 received two stars and 101 hospitals received the lowest ranking of one star. Only two other hospitals in the tri-state area received a five-star rating, but Wabash General was the only critical access hospital in the tri-state to receive the five-star rating.

2017

ICAHN Excellence in Quality of Care

ICAHN Ecellence in Patient Satisfaction

 

Attractions

Mt. Carmel is a very peaceful place to live. It is bordered by the Wabash River on the east, which is the border between Illinois and Indiana. Mt. Carmel is only 20 miles north of Interstate 64, which is the corridor from St. Louis, Missouri to Louisville, Kentucky. Mt. Carmel is only 45 minutes away from the vastly growing community of Evansville, Indiana. Evansville offers the University of Evansville, the University of Southern Indiana and many shopping outlets.

Mt. Carmel offers a number of churches along with excellent education opportunities with your choice of a public or private grade school, a high school, and Wabash Valley Junior College. Mt. Carmel offers areas for indoor and outdoor recreation, such as our well maintained and regionally recognized 18-hole golf course and Beall Woods State Park, which features miles of trails within the largest existing stand of virgin forest in Illinois. Also, the city owns and maintains an outdoor public swimming pool and an indoor pool that is available at Wabash Valley Junior College.

For additional resources, the following links are available:

https://www.illinoisouth.org/

http://www.wabashcountychamber.com/

 

 

 

Title Location Posted
10.05.2018
Department:   Physician Office Responsibilities:      The Physician's Office nurse assists the physician in the delivery of health care services. Takes vital signs, assists in a variety of treatments,...
07.05.2018
Department: Pharmacy Responsibilities: The Pharmacist must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of patients including infants, pediatrics, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics. Duties include...
07.05.2018
Department: Laboratory Responsibilities: The Phlebotomist is responsible for providing the most accurate and concise test specimen as technically possible. Phlebotomist must be knowledgeable in recognizing if particular specimens have been...
10.05.2018
Department: Radiology Radiological Technologist takes radiographs of various portions of the patient's body as requested by the patient's physician to assist the medical staff in detection of foreign bodies and diagnosis and injuries. The...
01.24.2019
Department:   Surgery     Responsibilities:  The SDS RN has responsibilities to perform duties in all areas of the unit: PACU, Major and Minor surgery areas, as well as Same Day Surgery.  Using the nursing...
01.24.2019
Department:   Physician Office Responsibilities:  The Specialty Clinic Coordinator (SCC) assists the physician or mid-level provider in the delivery of health care services.  The SCC acts as a liaison between providers,...
01.24.2019
Department:   Emergency Room Responsibilities:  The Registered ER Nurse is responsible for assessing the needs of each patient:  infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric, using the nursing process.  Plans the...
11.02.2018
Department: Monitored Care Unit Responsibilities: Using the nursing process will assess, plan, implement and reassess nursing care for the serious and critical medical and surgical MCU patient. Provides care to patients of all ages, pediatric,...
07.05.2018
Department: Case Management Responsibilities: Case Management encompasses collaborative planning and coordination of all levels of patient care and post-hospital care. The RN case manager functions as a liaison between the treatment team and...
07.05.2018
Department: Surgery Responsibilities: The Surgical RN has responsibilities to perform duties in all areas of the unit: Central Supply, Recovery Room, Major and Minor surgery areas, as well as Same Day Surgery. Using the nursing process, each...
  1. Office Nurse (FT) Mount Carmel, IL
    Department:   Physician Office Responsibilities:      The Physician's Office nurse assists the physician in the delivery of health care services. Takes vital signs, assists in a variety of treatments,...
  2. Pharmacist (PRN) Mount Carmel, IL
    Department: Pharmacy Responsibilities: The Pharmacist must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of patients including infants, pediatrics, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics. Duties include...
  3. Phlebotomist (PRN) Mount Carmel, IL
    Department: Laboratory Responsibilities: The Phlebotomist is responsible for providing the most accurate and concise test specimen as technically possible. Phlebotomist must be knowledgeable in recognizing if particular specimens have been...
  4. Radiology Technologist (PRN) Mount Carmel, IL
    Department: Radiology Radiological Technologist takes radiographs of various portions of the patient's body as requested by the patient's physician to assist the medical staff in detection of foreign bodies and diagnosis and injuries. The...
  5. Same Day Surgery, Post-Anesthesia Nurse (FT) Mount Carmel, IL
    Department:   Surgery     Responsibilities:  The SDS RN has responsibilities to perform duties in all areas of the unit: PACU, Major and Minor surgery areas, as well as Same Day Surgery.  Using the nursing...
  6. Specialty Clinic Coordinator Mount Carmel, IL
    Department:   Physician Office Responsibilities:  The Specialty Clinic Coordinator (SCC) assists the physician or mid-level provider in the delivery of health care services.  The SCC acts as a liaison between providers,...
  7. Staff Nurse-ER (FT) Mount Carmel, IL
    Department:   Emergency Room Responsibilities:  The Registered ER Nurse is responsible for assessing the needs of each patient:  infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric, using the nursing process.  Plans the...
  8. Staff Nurse-Monitored Care Unit (FT) Mount Carmel, IL
    Department: Monitored Care Unit Responsibilities: Using the nursing process will assess, plan, implement and reassess nursing care for the serious and critical medical and surgical MCU patient. Provides care to patients of all ages, pediatric,...
  9. Staff Registered Nurse-Case Management (PRN) Mount Carmel, IL
    Department: Case Management Responsibilities: Case Management encompasses collaborative planning and coordination of all levels of patient care and post-hospital care. The RN case manager functions as a liaison between the treatment team and...
  10. Staff Registered Nurse-Surgery (PRN) Mount Carmel, IL
    Department: Surgery Responsibilities: The Surgical RN has responsibilities to perform duties in all areas of the unit: Central Supply, Recovery Room, Major and Minor surgery areas, as well as Same Day Surgery. Using the nursing process, each...