Outpatient Services Center
Built in 1954, Taylorville Memorial Hospital has changed
dramatically, most recently with the opening of the
outpatient services center
in early 2011.
A three-phase construction plan began with a 42,000-
square-foot, two-story medical office building completed
in the fall of 2009. The new facility, Springfield Clinic
Taylorville, has been completely leased by Springfield
Clinic. The physicians, who had previously been at three
different locations in the community, are now consolidated
into one building. Housed in the new facility are a full-time
medical team of eight physicians, six mid-level providers
and more than 60 staff members. Additionally, the facility
hosts more than 20 Springfield-based specialists who see
patients locally as part of Springfield Clinic’s Specialty
Phase two of TMH’s building project, the construction of the
outpatient services center, began in October 2009 and
opened in early 2011. The 32,000-square-foot facility is
home to emergency,
The single-story center is designed for outpatients, who
account for more than 70 percent of the services provided
by Taylorville Memorial Hospital. The center includes three
spacious new operating rooms equipped with cutting-edge
technology as well as a state-of-the-art CT scanner and a
high field strength MRI scanner.
The outpatient services center offers closer parking with
no elevators, and the design emphasizes patient privacy.
Visitors can quickly reach the new center for tests like
mammograms and CT scans as well as outpatient surgery
thanks in part to the third phase of the project: a direct
connection between the hospital and Route 29.
road provides quick access and diverts traffic away from
the schools and surrounding residential areas. At least 70
percent of traffic is expected to be directed away from
those areas, alleviating congestion and improving safety to
patients, neighborhood residents and children. It also
improves ambulance access to the hospital.