Healthcare in McHenry County
McHenry County Healthcare facilities include:
- 3 acute-care hospitals, 1 sub-acute hospital
- 2 Level Two Trauma Centers
- An on-site Flight for Life helicopter
- Several minor treatment or urgent care facilities
- Many hospitals in county’s immediate surrounding areas
Centegra Health System
Mercy Health System
Sherman Health Systems
The county-based hospitals provide everything on the continuum of healthcare from wellness and prevention to end-of-life care. There is a health and fitness center that provides classes and fitness training, pool therapy and several other services. Full surgical, orthopedic and obstetrics/gynecology services are available through the area hospitals. Behavioral Health and Physical Rehabilitation are specialties within the county, and there are several outpatient sites for physical, occupational and speech therapy.
Maintaining a healing environment in outpatient services is the focus of the care provided in McHenry County. Over 30 medical specialties are represented on the medical staff of the local hospitals, and there is an Occupational Medicine program available to businesses in the Northern Illinois region.