1900  State Street, Chester, IL 62233 618-826-4581

Memorial is a Joint Commission Gold Seal approved hospital. We provide our patients the highest level of quality care in a secure safe environment.

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Welcome to Memorial Hospital

Memorial Hospital in Chester, Illinois has been serving the citizens of Randolph County and surrounding communities since 1962. We are a 25-bed Critical Access Hospital and we take pride in providing quality healthcare through our highly trained professionals and state-of-the-art technology.

Memorial provides 24-hour, physician-directed emergency care, as well as Convenient Care Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

We feature all-digital radiographic imaging, including MRI, CT, Mammography, Ultrasound, Bone Densitometry and Nuclear Medicine. Our Therapy & Sports Rehab Center features state-of-the-art exercise equipment and a beautiful new aquatic rehab pool. In addition, our PT and occupational therapists provide a continuum of work injury prevention services which include functional employment testing, functional capacity evaluations, work hardening and work conditioning, job analysis/ergonomic assessments and a transitional return to work.

We have a full service laboratory, cardiopulmonary department, and sleep studies lab, and provide chemotherapy for our cancer patients.

Our list of outpatient consulting specialists includes, Cardiology, Orthopedics, Podiatry, Oncology/Hematology, Neurology, Urology, Nephrology, Pulmonology, Vascular, Obstetrics/ Gynecology, Allergy, Otolaryngology (ENT), Audiology, Rheumatology, Speech and Pain Management.

NO TOBACCO ON CAMPUS Memorial Hospital in Chester is a tobacco-free campus. This means employees, patients or visitors will no longer be permitted to smoke or use tobacco products while on hospital property, including privately owned vehicles that are parked on hospital property. “The decision to implement a tobacco-free policy is in keeping with the Hospital’s ongoing effort to promote good health among our staff, as well as the patients we care for,” said Administrator Steve Hayes. The ban on tobacco use will also apply to privately-owned vehicles that are parked on hospital property.
Hospital News & Events
Ronda Fritsche,
has been named the most recent Employee of the Quarter at Memorial Hospital in Chester. Ronda is an RN employed at Memorial since Nov. 19, 2001 Read more
John R. Groll, M.D., Cardiologist
On Memorial’s outpatient specialty team specializing in diagnostic and interventional cardiology. Read more

Memorial Hospital has received an ICAHN (Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network) grant, making it possible for the hospital to provide an accredited Diabetes Self Management Training Program in 2014. Read More

Cancer Support Group . . . Read More
Grief Support Group . . . Read More
Diabetes Support Group . . . Read More
FREE Prenatal Classes. . . Read More

July 9
Babysitting Class . . . Calendar

July 16
Food Sanitation Class . . . Calendar

July 17
Uniform Show . . . Calendar
Cancer Support Group . . . Calendar

July 19
Sports physicals/Chester Clinic . . . Calendar
Grief Support Group . . . Calendar

July 26
Sports physicals/Steeleville . . . Calendar
Prenatal Class, . . . Calendar

August 5, 6 & 7
Head Start CPR Class . . . Calendar

August 16
Grief Support Group . . . Calendar

August 21
Cancer Support Group . . . Calendar

September 4
Red Cross Blood Drive . . . Calendar

September 5
Auxiliary General Meeting . . . Calendar

Hospital Calendar
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