Press Releases

Franklin Hospital Partners with National Kidney Foundation of Illinois to Offer Free Health Screening

August 1, 2023

BENTON, ILLINOIS — The National Kidney Foundation of Illinois is teaming up with Franklin Hospital to provide a free kidney and health screening on Monday, September 18, 2023 for all community members. The screening will be held at Franklin Hospital from 12:00pm-4:00pm, and anyone interested in getting screened for kidney disease, high blood pressure or diabetes is encouraged to attend. There is no cost...Read More

Allison Reider, RN, BSN to serve as next Chief Nursing Officer at Franklin Hospital

July 26, 2023

BENTON, ILLINOIS — Franklin Hospital, located in Benton, Illinois is delighted to announce Allison Reider, RN, BSN as the next Chief Nursing Officer (CNO), effective August 21, 2023. In this leadership role, Reider will oversee the strategy and vision of the hospital’s nursing practice following the mission of Franklin Hospital. Allison joins Franklin’s leadership team after...Read More

Beginning Wednesday, August 2, 2023 Franklin Hospital will offer Lab Draws at West Frankfort Clinic

July 24, 2023

BENTON, ILLINOIS — Franklin Hospital, located in Benton, Illinois, is pleased to announce expanded services at the West Frankfort Family Healthcare Clinic in West Frankfort, Illinois. Beginning on Wednesday, August 2, 2023 outpatient lab services will be available on Monday, Wednesday and Friday...Read More