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 […]

Within a few short weeks of each other, Craig Carpenter retired from his professional career and also stepped down from the KSB Hospital Board of Directors.After a 41-year career at […]


KSB Hospital and private donors have established several scholarships for students in health-related fields. Below are links to the scholarship applications and descriptions of the scholarships available. Please note the High […]


Ashleigh Reaver, an Endoscopy tech for the last two years at KSB Hospital, recently completed a service project while working on her Nursing degree at Highland Community College in Freeport. Ashleigh […]

Dr. Crowe Award

KSB Medical Group family medicine physician Dr. Kurt Crowe, M.D., has been awarded the 2014 Rural Physician of Excellence Award.Crowe was honored earlier this month with a reception and awards […]

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