A partnership between Taylorville Memorial Hospital and Southern Illinois University School of Medicine brings the latest in virtual health care to the residents of Taylorville and Christian County.

Patients have access to advanced care in more than 15 specialties, including neurology, dermatology, plastic surgery and endocrinology. High-definition audio and videoconferencing technology enable specialists to deliver the same level of care as in-person visits.

Advantages of telehealth services include:

  • Improved access to care
  • Reduced time from referral to appointment
  • Improved patient outcomes
  • Lower out-of-pocket costs for patients.

Patients can schedule a telehealth visit by contacting their local physicians or calling Taylorville Memorial Hospital at 217-824-1696 or SIU Medicine at 217-545-8000.