Emergency Services staff receives Healing Hand Award


MACOMB, Ill. - McDonough District Hospital congratulated the Emergency Services staff with a Healing Hand award, an honor within the Grateful Patient Program at MDH. Sarah Schoper, Grateful Patient, thanked the Emergency Services staff for acting fast and saving her life. 

The Grateful Patient Program provides an opportunity for patients and/or families to show their gratitude and appreciation in honor of the excellent care received by a physician, nurse, staff member, volunteer or area of care. In addition to recognizing a Healing Hand, patients and/or families may make a financial contribution to support an area of care or direct their gift to a more specific cause. 

To learn more about the Grateful Patient Program at MDH, please contact the Foundation office at (309) 836-1757 or go online at

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