Pulse podcasts 

Episode 9

This week on Pulse, HSHS St. John's Hospital President and CEO Dr. Charles Lucore discusses the exciting renovations and advances coming to St.John's. Listen here.

Episode 8
This week on Pulse, we check in with Leah Wilson, the director of Kidzeum! Making a huge splash in Springfield this summer with a grand opening July 21-22, 2018, Kidzeum has something for all ages. St. John's is a proud sponsor of Kidzeum and excited to see this long awaited dream become a reality!" Listen here.

Episode 7:
Our guest this week is Beth Sonneborn. Beth's daughter Lexi was born at St. John's Children's Hospital at just 27 weeks. Lexi is now the proud Children's Miracle Network Champion of 2018. She is a wonderful ambassador for the Children's Hospital, and Beth was kind enough to share their story with us. Listen here

Episode 6:
This week on Pulse, we introduce you to Jason Sukut, a flight paramedic and clinical base supervisor with Air Methods and Saints Flight (pictured in the middle).  What is a typical day like for someone who saves lives on a helicopter? Find out here! Listen here.

Episode 5: Guests this week are Brandy Grove, Major Gifts Officer at HSHS St. John's Foundation, and Marybeth Miller, Nurse Manager of the NICU at HSHS St. John's Children's Hospital. The Imagine Tomorrow campaign originated as a way to expand resources and services "for our most vulnerable patients." If you'd like more information, contact Brandy Grove, at brandy.grove@hshs.org, or call (217) 814-5177.
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Episode 4: This week's Pulse Podcast focuses on the HSHS St. John's Children's Hospital Family Care app that helps make life easier for new parents! Vernessa Glover, executive director of the children's hospital, is here to fill you in on what you may not know you needed-until now! Also on the podcast is Jennifer Snopko, a marketing specialist with HSHS St. .John's Hospital. Jennifer will give you all the details on a fun, fearless and FREE community workout program called Go! 217. A healthier lifestyle is now within your reach! Listen here.

Jim Timpe and Kelly NeumanEpisode 3: Dina Bridge sits down to talk with Jim Timpe, the director of imaging services at HSHS St.John's Hospital, and Kelly Neumann, a physical therapist with HSHS TherapyCare in Chatham. Jim and Kelly shared some of the newest and most exciting advancements in patient care. Listen here

Mary Rogers Kim Leistner Root
Episode 2: Mary Rogers, an outreach representative for HSHS St. John's Hospital, talks about the upcoming Downtown Farmers' Market and the role St. John's plays in this staple of Springfield. Kim Leistner Root, founder of Springfieldmoms.org, talks about the relationship between her website and the hospital that made it possible. Listen here.


Episode 1: HSHS St. John's Children's Hospital Medical Director Doug Carlson, MD, talks about this year's flu outbreak, not only in central Illinois, but across the nation. Listen here.