Hundreds of hospitals are getting millions of dollars from the state.   As a part of the Illinois Jobs Now program, Gov. Pat Quinn announced $71.3 million in grants to hospitals.  “These investments create hundreds of good construction jobs while helping these hospitals provide better service to the thousands of patients they serve every single day,” Quinn said.
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After first stopping at Mercy Hospital in Chicago, Quinn visited Presence Covenant Hospital in Urbana and Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mount Vernon to announce to grants.  Hospitals will use the funds for building renovations, as well as to upgrade equipment and technology.
List of hospitals by county:
Adams County
Blessing Hospital, Quincy, $359,922 for a new laboratory automation system.
Bond County
Greenville Regional Hospital, $184,175 to update the wall suction system.
Bureau County
Perry Memorial Hospital, Princeton, $185,007 for an electronic medical record system.
St. Margaret’s Hospital, Spring Valley, $200,150 to renovate the pharmacy.
Champaign County
Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana, $423,805 to renovate the Clinical Decision Unit and expand the Emergency Room.
Provena Covenant Medical Center, Urbana, $217,502 to renovate and expand the Emergency Department.
Christian County
Pana Community Hospital, $172,385 for an electronic medical record system.
Taylorville Memorial Hospital, $187,977 to replace radiology equipment.
Clay County
Clay County Hospital, Flora, $168,803 to replace the rooftop cooling system.
Clinton County
St. Joseph’s Hospital, Breese, $190,722 for roof repair and equipment upgrades.
Coles County
Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center, Mattoon, $274,467 for a new MRI machine.
Crawford County
Crawford Memorial Hospital, Robinson, $190,500 to renovate and expand the operating rooms.
DeKalb County
Kishwaukee Community Hospital, DeKalb, $222,402 to expand the Cardiac Catheterization Lab.
Valley West Community Hospital, Sandwich, $183,320 for equipment acquisition.
DeWitt County
Dr. John Warner Hospital, Clinton, $172,565 for a fire suppression system.
DuPage County
Adventist Glen Oaks Hospital, Glendale Heights, undetermined amount for a new cardiac monitoring system. 
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, Downers Grove, $217,500 for a new generator. 
Central DuPage Hospital, Winfield, $292,000 for new bedside monitors.
Edgar County
Paris Community Hospital, $172,812 to construct a Multi-Purpose Building.
Effingham County
St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital, Effingham, $235,362 to renovate the pharmacy.
Fayette County
Fayette County Hospital, Vandalia, $178,235 to acquire digital mammography equipment.
Ford County
Gibson Community Hospital, Gibson City, $178,392 to acquire radiology equipment.
Franklin County
Franklin Hospital, Benton, $176,345 to replace the water plumbing system.
Fulton County
Graham Hospital, Canton, $222,897 to renovate the Intensive Care Unit.
Greene County
Thomas Boyd Memorial Hospital, Carrollton, $170,495 for an electronic medical record system.
Grundy County
Morris Hospital, $209,172 for new cardiac catheterization equipment.
Hamilton County
Hamilton Memorial Hospital, McLeansboro, $176,120 for a new fire suppression system and new loading dock.
Hancock County
Memorial Hospital, Carthage, $178,055 for equipment replacement and IT upgrades.
Hardin County
Hardin County General Hospital, Rosiclare, $177,087 for new lab equipment and to renovate clinical space. 
Henry County
Kewanee Hospital, $190,272 for new equipment.
Iroquois County
Iroquois Memorial Hospital, Watseka, $191,735 for life/safety code upgrades. 
Jackson County
Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, $338,390 for an automated pharmacy dispensing system.
St. Joseph Memorial Hospital, Murphysboro, $179,585 for an automated pharmacy dispensing system.
Jefferson County
Good Samaritan Regional Health Center, Mt. Vernon, $257,750 for an operation room integration system.
Jersey County
Jersey Community Hospital, Jerseyville, $189,687 to renovate and expand the Emergency Department.
Kane County
Presence Mercy Medical Center, Aurora, $266,305 to acquire cardiovascular equipment.
Presence St. Joseph Hospital, Elgin, $187,217 for a new digital X-Ray machine.
Rush Copley Medical Center, Aurora, $288,917 for phone system hardware and software upgrades.
Sherman Hospital, Elgin, $307,075 for laboratory equipment upgrades.
Kankakee County
Presence St. Mary’s Hospital, Kankakee, $197,103 for a new telemetry unit and pharmacy renovation.
Riverside Medical Center, Kankakee, $303,902 to acquire a linear accelerator.
Knox County
OSF St. Mary Medical Center, Galesburg, $234,485 to renovate the Fluoroscopy Suites.
Lake County
Advocate Condell Medical Center, Libertyville, $325,525 for a new nurse call system and a new neuro microscope.
LaSalle County
Illinois Valley Community Hospital, Peru, $228,545 for a new CT scanner.
Mendota Community Hospital, $174,400 for IT upgrades.
Ottawa Regional Hospital, $232,235 for a Meditech Patient Care System.
St. Mary’s Hospital, Streator, $195,290 for new heating and cooling pumps.
Lawrence County
Lawrence County Memorial Hospital, Lawrenceville, $179,045 for an electronic medical record system. 
Lee County
Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital, Dixon, $215,000 to renovate the Patient Registration area.
Livingston County
OSF St. James Hospital, Pontiac, $191,802 to establish a Sleep Center and Pulmonology Clinic.
Logan County
Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital, Lincoln, $191,825 for new diagnostic equipment.
Macon County
Decatur Memorial Hospital, $282,856 for a new patient call system.
St. Mary’s Hospital, Decatur, $261,197 for anew Cardiac Catheterization Lab.
Macoupin County
Carlinville Area Hospital, $172,745 for an electronic medical record system.
Community Memorial Hospital, Staunton, $171,102 for life/safety code upgrades.
Madison County
Alton Memorial Hospital, $132,025 for a new air handling unit.
Anderson Hospital, Maryville, $149,399 for a new emergency department canopy.
St. Anthony’s Health Center, Alton, 163,322 for an electronic medical record system.
Marion County
Salem Township Hospital, $176,142 to renovate clinical space.
St. Mary’s Hospital, Centralia, $295,500 for new radiology and nuclear medicine equipment.
Mason County
Mason District Hospital, Havana, $146,225 for new digital mammography equipment.
Massac County
Massac Memorial Hospital, Metropolis, $173,780 to renovate the Rural Health Clinic Building.
McDonough County
McDonough District Hospital, Macomb, $203,300 for a new CT scanner.
McHenry County
Centegra Hospital, McHenry, $157,180 to relocate and renovate the Infusion Center. 
Centegra Hospital, Woodstock, $205,015 to renovate the Radiography and Fluoroscopy Rooms.
McLean County
Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, Bloomington, $210,775 for roof repair and to acquire medical equipment.
OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington, $146,942 for equipment upgrades.
Mercer County
Genesis Medical Center, Aledo, $170,360 to establish a Cardiac Outpatient Unit.
Montgomery County
Hillsboro Area Hospital, $172,677 for a new MRI machine.
St. Francis Hospital, Litchfield, $205,032 for an emergency generator upgrade. 
Morgan County
Passavant Area Hospital, Jacksonville, $221,817 to acquire new IV and PCA pumps.
Ogle County
Rochelle Community Hospital, $173,240 for IT upgrades.
Peoria County
Methodist Medical Center, Peoria, $496,030 for a new linear accelerator.
OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria, $833,485 to create a Surgical Holding Area.
Perry County
Marshall Browning Hospital, DuQuoin, $172,407 for equipment and HVAC upgrades.
Pinckneyville Community Hospital, $172,520 for roof replacement and a new fuel backup system.
Piatt County
Kirby Medical Center, Monticello, $170,427 for new medical equipment and IT upgrades.
Pike County
Illini Community Hospital, Pittsfield, $172,452 to renovate Physical Therapy Department space.
Randolph County
Memorial Hospital, Chester, $173,600 to upgrade the emergency generator backup system.
Sparta Community Hospital, $187,685 to replace radiology and fluoroscopic equipment.
Richland County
Richland Memorial Hospital, Olney, $230,120 for roof and façade repair.
Rock Island County
Genesis Medical Center, Silvis, $161,410 to renovate the Outpatient Cardiac Unit.
Trinity Medical Center, Rock Island, $315,895 for exterior building repairs.
St. Clair County
Memorial Hospital, Belleville, $275,575 for a new MRI machine.
St. Elizabeth Hospital, Belleville, $266,170 for patient room renovation.    
Saline County
Ferrell Hospital, Eldorado, $181,160 for an electronic medical record system.
Harrisburg Medical Center, $223,482 for equipment upgrades.
Sangamon County
Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, $398,987 for new hospital beds.
St. John’s Hospital, Springfield, $551,222 to establish a Neuro-Interventional Lab.
Schuyler County
Sarah Culbertson Memorial Hospital, Rushville, $176,246 for hospital entrance renovation and IT upgrades.
Shelby County
Shelby Memorial Hospital, Shelbyville, $178,325 for IT upgrades.
Stephenson County
Freeport Memorial Hospital, $235,317 to reconfigure and resurface the visitor parking lot.
Tazewell County
Pekin Memorial Hospital, $212,727 to renovate the seventh floor of the Patient Tower.
Vermilion County
Hoopeston Community Memorial Hospital, $170,720 for surgery and ER equipment upgrades.
Presence United Samaritan Medical Center, Danville, $296,292 for exterior façade renovation.
Wabash County
Wabash General Hospital, Mt. Carmel, $173,487 for new surgical equipment.
Warren County
OSF Holy Family Medical Center, Monmouth, $174,410 to renovate the operating rooms.
Washington County
Washington County Hospital, Nashville, $173,510 to construct a storage building and IT server room.
Wayne County
Fairfield Memorial Hospital, $183,680 for a new generator.
Whiteside County
CGH Medical Center, Sterling, $221,907 for a fire suppression system in the Clinic Building.
Morrison Community Hospital, $170,450 for a fire suppression system.
Will County
Presence St. Joseph Medical Center, Joliet, $307,592 to replace air handlers.
Silver Cross Hospital, Joliet, $351,107 for surgical equipment upgrades.
Williamson County
Herrin Hospital, $210,230 for an automated pharmacy dispensing system.
Winnebago County
OSF St. Anthony Hospital, Rockford, $167,665 for new radiology equipment.
Rockford Memorial Hospital, $539,342 for medical equipment upgrades.
Swedish American Hospital, Rockford, $431,815 to upgrade a linear accelerator.
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