KSB has been re-designated as a Level II Perinatal Facility. In order to obtain this status, hospitals are required to comply with a strict set of standards developed by the […]


KSB has developed the Pet and Wellness Service (PAWS) to enhance the patient experience by providing therapy dog visits in acute care areas. The PAWS program brings in specially trained […]

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Lose weight, feel better, and be healthy!We’re starting a new session of Operation Move to Win, a 12 week weight loss and health improvement initiative. Join us for body fat […]

Dr Plescia Friend of Public Health 2015

From the Lee County Health Department, April 20, 2015:The Lee County Health Department recently presented its 12th Annual Friend of Public Health award to Dr. John Plescia.  Each year, in […]


The Illinois Department of Public Health today announced that KSB Hospital has been designated an Emergent Stroke Ready Hospital, having met requirements in accordance with state law.KSB Hospital reviewed its […]


The latest innovation in cardiac care has come to KSB Hospital, and our three cardiologists haven’t skipped a beat in employing it to help with early detection of rhythm problems.Called […]


The power of health and happiness lies within you. Come here how the connection between a healthy mind and body keeps you in balance. KSB providers Dr. Les Perkowski, D.O., […]

KSB Hospital has renewed its commitment to the Ashton community and eastern Lee County by announcing that it will continue to operate the Ashton Clinic family medicine facility.Dr. Kurt Crowe […]

Dr. Sameer Jain, our Primary Care Physician at the KSB Center for Health Services – Polo Clinic, also has begun seeing patients in Dixon.Dr. Jain is in Dixon at Town […]

The Kalnins family is developing a knack for having holiday deliveries. Lynn and Matt Kalnins delivered the first baby of 2015 at KSB Hospital when Caroline Marie was born on […]

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