News

See below for the latest news from Rochelle Community Hospital including important announcements and high performer features!


  • RCH Auxiliary Presents Scholarships to Five Students
    Recipients of the 2022 Rochelle Community Hospital Auxiliary $1,000 healthcare scholarships have been announced. Five students received scholarships which included the Ward A. and Mabel T. Miller Award. Congratulations to […]
  • RCH Employees Recognized for Years of Service
    Rochelle Community Hospital would like to congratulate employees receiving service awards in 2022. The 33 employees being honored represent 410 years of service at Rochelle Community Hospital. Employee service award […]
  • RCH Goes Live With New Electronic Medical Record
    ROCHELLE, IL–Effective May 1, 2022, Rochelle Community Hospital is now live with Epic, their new electronic medical record. The Information Services Department has been working with PointCore, a division of […]
  • Jody Pagles Named May High Performer
    Congratulations to Jody Pagles who is our High Performer for May! Jody is the Multi-Specialty Clinic Coordinator and has 18 years of service at RCH. Her nomination reads, “The reason […]
  • RCH Announces New Lab Outpatient Hours Beginning May 1st
    ROCHELLE, IL—The Laboratory outpatient hours at Rochelle Community Hospital are changing. Effective May 1,2022, the new hours are: Monday through Friday 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturday 7:00 a.m. […]
  • Mary Beth Metzger Named April High Performer
    Congratulations to Mary Beth Metzger, RN who is our High Performer for April! Mary Beth is a nurse in our Same Day Surgery department and has 35 years of service […]
  • Tina Neale Named March High Performer
    Congratulations to Tina Neale, RN who is our High Performer for March! Tina is a Registered Nurse on the Medical/Surgical floor and has seven years of service at RCH. Her […]
  • RCH Reminds Public Masking Still Applies for Healthcare Settings
    With the changes in mask mandates, please note that federal rules still require masks in healthcare settings. Therefore, anyone entering Rochelle Community Hospital still needs to mask properly until further […]
  • RCH Staff Helped Save Life of Local Man and Continue Recovery After Heart Attack
    At 43 with no history of heart disease, Brett Martinson wasn’t expecting a heart attack. Thanks to the life-saving measures of the Rochelle Community Hospital Emergency Department and the continued […]
  • RCH Announces Visitor Restriction Changes; Reopens Cafeteria
    With the significant reduction in COVID-19 cases, effective immediately, Rochelle Community Hospital will now allow one visitor at a time per patient. This means family members or friends can visit […]
  • Michelle Becerra Named February High Performer
    Congratulations to Michelle Becerra who is our High Performer for February! Michelle is a Screening Aide at our west entrance and has one year of service at RCH. Her nomination […]
  • RCH Auxiliary Offers Scholarships
    Scholarships are available through the Rochelle Community Hospital Auxiliary to area students who are planning to pursue careers in the healthcare field. Five scholarships are available in 2022, which include […]