Inpatient Care

At Massac Memorial Hospital, our inpatient care providers strive to help you make a complete and speedy recovery by offering the latest in medical technology. Our staff is devoted to administering care focused on your comfort and recovery so you can return home in your best condition. At Massac Memorial, we make every effort to keep you informed and believe in complete communication between our staff and our patients. You will always have someone to listen to your concerns and answer your questions with respect and compassion.  Let us care for you and help you make a complete recovery.

Our Services

At Massac Memorial Hospital, we take care of the communities we serve with customized, patient-centered programs, provided by a team of skilled and thoughtful physicians and nurse managers. Also essential to our team are the professional laboratory, cardiopulmonary and radiology technologists, dieticians, speech and physical therapists. When you need inpatient care, shouldn’t it be at a place where you are considered a member of the family? At Massac Memorial Hospital, we provide compassionate care, close to home and we treat you like family.

At Massac Memorial, our model of care has a positive impact on patient outcome and has its foundation in a highly competent team and a free flow of information between the patients and their caregivers. Working together and establishing strong communication with our patients helps form healing relationships that build the foundation of recovery.

We continuously offer the highest quality of patient care and service, based on your individual values and needs, so you feel like one of our family.  We understand that every illness is different and every surgery is serious; we will address all the concerns and questions you and your family may have.  At the Massac Memorial Hospital In-Patient Care Department, we anticipate your worries and always strive to keep you comfortable, safe, informed, and engaged in your healing.

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Janet Hester, RN
Chief Nurse Executive

618-524-2176 x 218

jbarret@massachealth.org


Janet is the Chief Nurse Executive at Massac Memorial Hospital. Janet joined the Massac Memorial Hospital team because she felt that the patient care is outstanding and has always been proud of the hospital. Janet takes pride in her great working relationships with her team managers. Her goal for the future is to continue serving the community and providing a high level of personal care. Janet has been influential in the success of the Transitional Care Program and has worked hard to make the service available to patients from surrounding hospitals.

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