Overview, Hours And Directions

Blessing Hospital
11th & Broadway,
Quincy, IL 62301
Phone Number
(217) 223-1200
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Blessing Hospital is a 347-bed acute-care hospital in Quincy, Illinois. A not-for-profit, non-tax supported, independent hospital, Blessing is committed to providing compassionate, high-quality care using advanced technology in state-of-the art, comfortable facilities. The hospital is fully accredited by DNV-GL Healthcare. View all services here.

"Readers Choice"Our Mission

To improve the health of our communities

Our Vision

Blessing Health System will be exceptional

  • In providing a safe, high-quality healthcare experience;
  • In being the best place for providers to practice;
  • In being a place where employees want to work and students want to learn; and
  • In partnering with our communities.

Our Values


Integrity: Be honest and trustworthy.

Compassion: Be empathetic to the needs, concerns and suffering of others.

Accountability: Take ownership and foster an environment of ownership.

Respect: Value others' feelings, wishes, rights, identities, traditions and beliefs.

Excellence: Strive for exceptional performance in work, care, quality, safety, service and finance.

Our Leadership

Brian Canfield, MHA, MBA, MA

Tim Tranor, RN, DNP, MBA
Chief Nursing Officer

Mary Frances Barthel, MD
Chief Quality and Safety Officer

Christopher Solaro, MD, PhD
Chief of Medicine

Our Board of Trustees

Julie Brink, Chair
Sayeed Ali, Vice Chair
Brian Canfield, CEO
Patrick M. Gerveler, Treasurer, Secretary
Nancy Bluhm
David Boster
Jeannie Goodman
Timothy D. Koontz
Thomas Miller, MD
Christopher J. Niemann
Harsha Polavarapu, MD
Abby Reich, MD
John Hammock, MD
Tim Beth, DO
Ben Van Ness

Careers at Blessing

Blessing Hospital offers a career path that offers work-life balance and an opportunity to do worthwhile work! Click here to learn more about and apply for open positions. Or, click here to sign up to have job alerts delivered directly to your cell phone!

Visiting Options

  • To learn more about visiting hours and guidelines specific to the unit on which your loved one is receiving care, please call (217) 223-1200, and ask for the unit on which they are staying or click here to learn more. 

Dining Options

Food and Nutrition Services and Blessing Volunteers in Partnership (BVIP) provide a variety of dining options to meet the needs of patients, visitors, and team members.  Click here to learn more about the options below:

  • Blessing Cafeteria
  • Blessing Tea Room and Gift Shop
  • BH Java
  • Blessing Health Center Snack Shop
  • Maine Java - Located at 4800 Maine