Carle Richland Memorial Hospital is a not-for-profit facility located in Olney, Illinois. As part of the Carle Health System, it currently serves eight Southeastern Illinois counties, with a total population of more than 109,000 individuals.
Carle Richland Memorial Hospital is licensed at 134 beds and is accredited by the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP).
For more than six decades, the hospital has been an essential part of the medical community with a mission of providing excellent healthcare, promoting wellness and educating the people it serves. Carle Richland Memorial Hospital prides itself on delivering exceptional service as part of its culture and upholds the core values of caring, trust, respect, competence and communication as it provides quality healthcare for the community.
Carle Richland Memorial Hospital currently employs nearly 600 individuals and is the second largest employer in Richland County. It also serves as a Clinical Hub for the Southern Illinois University Physician Assistant Program and partners with area community colleges and universities as a clinical training site for numerous health professions.
Carle Richland Memorial Hospital has Emergent Stroke Ready designation by the Illinois Department of Public Health, as well as Level Two Nursery designation. The Long Term Care Unit has a 5-Star Rating from the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services. The Hospital also has an “A” letter grade from The Leapfrog Group for patient safety initiatives. Carle Richland Memorial Hospital is also among the Nation’s Most Wired ® facilities for health information technology.
Carle Richland Memorial Hospital offers a diverse Medical Staff for the people of Southeastern Illinois representing a comprehensive range of specialties. The hospital also provides a complete spectrum of inpatient, outpatient and home care services.