Pana Community Hospital has received a large donation towards their expansion project thanks to the U.S.D.A. and Shelby Electric Cooperative. Many were on hand as a one-million dollar check was presented to hospital officials Monday.
Pana Community Hospital President and CEO Trina Casner says the expansion and support from the community are vital to providing the best care for area residents in the future.
Shelby Electric Cooperative President and CEO Josh Shallenberger says the check was made possible through the Rural Economic Development loan and grant program. He says it is vital for rural areas to have high quality healthcare for its residents.
Central Illinois Congressman Rodney Davis was also on hand for the check presentation Monday morning. He says this expansion doesn’t just provide better quality healthcare for Pana area residents.
The entire PCH expansion project is expected to be completed by April 2019.
PCH President and CEO Trina Casner speaks to those in attendance about the hospital's expansion project along with the check presented by the U.S.D.A. and Shelby Electric Cooperative Monday morning.