Why Choose Passavant


If you’re looking to join a team that has the technology of a large facility, but hasn’t lost its small town community feel, Passavant Area Hospital is the place for you.

Located in Jacksonville, Illinois, Passavant is a progressive, forward-thinking hospital that is committed to providing patients with top-notch quality care. We go the extra mile, give that extra attention, and strive to make a difference in each and every life we touch.

But being a great place to work isn’t the only reason you should choose Passavant. We’re also part of a great community. We have fantastic schools, great retail business, diversity, a local symphony, community theatre and more. Add that the fact we are just a few hours away from big city activities in St. Louis and Chicago and it’s easy to see why when people come here to work, they come here to stay.

Passavant Area Hospital is a place you can call home.

Repeat Winners at Passavant-Gatorade 5K and 10K

Posted on: May 27, 2017

Jacob Covell, Kelly Vandermaiden, Henry Janssen and Tracy Dowell were the first place overall winners at this morning’s 25th Annual Passavant-Gatorade 5K and 10K Race at Passavant Area Hospital in Jacksonville, Illinois. This is the second year in a row that Covell and Vandermaiden finished first in the 5K. Covell’s winning time in the male division was 17 minutes, 20 seconds, bettering last year’s mark by 30 seconds. Vandermaiden improved her mark by 90 seconds in the female division by finishing at 19 minutes, 42 seconds. Janssen captured first overall in the men’s 10K category with a time of 36 minutes, 24 seconds. Dowell was first overall in the women’s 10K in 45 minutes, 30 seconds. Awards were also distributed to first, second, and third place finishers, male and female, in 14 age categories. Three hundred sixty-eight runners competed in this morning races through Jacksonville’s west side. The 2017 beneficiary is the Jacksonville Saints Special Olympics team. The complete list of age group winners and an overall finishers list is available here.

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