FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — FHN President and CEO Mark Gridley, MBA, FACHE has answered some common patient and community questions about COVID-19 (the novel coronavirus) in a new video.
“This is a difficult time for everyone in our communities, and I wanted to give people some answers to their questions and other important information face-to-face,” Gridley said. “We at FHN have trained and prepared for an event like the COVID-19 outbreak, and we’re doing all we can to care for those who need it and keep the public informed.”
FHN, a not-for-profit organization with nearly 1,200 employees, is an award-winning regional healthcare system committed to the health and well-being of the people of northwest Illinois and southern Wisconsin. FHN Memorial Hospital has been recognized as one of the state’s top hospitals for safety by the Leapfrog group and Healthgrades as well as by the world’s largest, completely independent, non-profit product- and service-testing organization. FHN caregivers serve an average of 1,500 people each day across FHN’s 19 locations in 5 counties spanning northwest Illinois. Organized in 1995 as an integrated healthcare delivery system, FHN is comprised of FHN Memorial Hospital, the Leonard C. Ferguson Cancer Center at FHN Memorial Hospital, 13 family healthcare centers offering primary and specialty medical care, hospice, and outpatient mental health services. For more information about FHN, please visit www.fhn.org.