Spotlight on the CGH Medical Center

Spotlight on the CGH Medical Center

$24 million expansion delivers state-of-the-art medical care to Sterling area


Two years in the making, the recent opening of the 66,000 sq. ft. North Wing, means that the CGH Medical Center now offers some of the most cutting edge medical technology and services in the region.

The new addition includes:

•    New surgical suites that accommodate more diverse procedures
•    New private rooms with advanced security technology
•    High-field GE MRI equipment
•    Larger elevators for easier patient transfer
•    An improved helicopter pad with more ready access to the ER and Critical Care Unit

“We want residents from throughout the Sauk Valley community to rest assured that they can get the best in medical resources without leaving the area,” said Ed Anderson, president and CEO of CGH Medical Center. “The design of the addition focused on the safety and security of CGH patients and guests, as well as adding family-friendly amenities to enhance patient and visitor comfort.”