Saint Francis Healthcare System is closely monitoring the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) and we have implemented a number of measures to detect and respond to this public health threat.
Visit our COVID-19 page for more information.

Health Services

Occupational Medicine: Prevention

The health of your employees directly affects your business's bottom line. Services to Business offers a variety of prevention programs and services to keep your employees (and your company) in the best health possible. Injury and illness prevention programs and services include: Immunizations Initial injury/illness follow-up... Read more

Occupational Medicine: Treatment for On-the-Job Injuries

Prompt treatment of your employees' injuries and illnesses is our first priority. Injury and illness treatments include access to the following: Emergency Services 24-hour care available through Saint Francis Medical Center's Emergency/Level III Trauma Center, as well as our Convenient Care walk-in clinic in Cape Girardeau, open 9... Read more

Occupational Medicine: Conditions

Services to Business at Saint Francis Medical Center offers consultations, treatment, and follow-up care for patients with a wide range of job-related illnesses and injuries, including: All types of workers' compensation injuries Carpal tunnel syndrome Tendonitis Myofacial pain Repetitive-strain injuries Neck and back injuries Shoulder, knee... Read more

Meet the Outpatient Rehab Therapists

Physical Therapists Ryan Bandermann, MPT, CEAS Manager, Outpatient Rehabilitation Services Bachelor of Health Science - University of MissouriMaster of Physical Therapy - University of MissouriCertified Ergonomic Assessment SpecialistBegan practicing in May 2007, specializing in Orthopedics, Sports Rehabilitation and Ergonomics Kirt Burger, PT, MCMT Senior Physical Therapist Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy... Read more

Outpatient Rehabilitation

Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services in Cape Girardeau Saint Francis’ Outpatient Rehabilitation Services offers comprehensive and coordinated programs for adults and children in a state-of-the-art, medically integrated facility (featuring three swimming pools) at the Health and Wellness Center. Members of the interdisciplinary treatment team work together to develop individualized... Read more

Inpatient Rehabilitation

State-of-the-Art Rehab Facility in Cape Girardeau As the leading inpatient rehabilitation facility in the region, Saint Francis' state-of-the-art, 23-bed unit offers comprehensive and coordinated programs in one convenient location for patients with cognitive, physical, functional and behavioral deficits. Our program significantly exceeds regional and national outcomes for returning... Read more

Primary Care

What is primary care? Primary care is the care a patient receives at his or her first contact with the healthcare system, as well as the continuing, comprehensive, and preventive care a patient and/or family receives over time. This type of care is not limited to age,... Read more

Critical Care Center

The Critical Care Center in Cape Girardeau The Critical Care Center at Saint Francis Medical Center is a state-of-the-art unit equipped with the latest medical technology and is staffed by highly trained medical professionals who specialize in caring for critically ill patients. The Critical Care Center houses... Read more

Diabetes Education

What is Diabetes? Diabetes is a condition in which the body needs help turning food into energy. People with diabetes are unable to produce or use insulin, which helps cells process glucose in the body. Without adequate and efficient insulin, those sugars remain in the bloodstream, raising... Read more

Home Health

Home Healthcare in Southeast Missouri The Home Health program at Saint Francis Medical Center is staffed by caring, highly skilled therapists, nurses and home health aides. These individuals provide various healthcare services to people confined to their homes in the southeast Missouri region. We are accredited by The... Read more

Hospitalists

What is a Hospitalist? Hospitalists are doctors who focus on the general medical care of hospitalized patients. At Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, these physicians are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The Hospitalist’s Job Saint Francis’ hospitalist program leads to shorter Medical Center... Read more

Laboratories

Inpatient and Outpatient Laboratories For more than 30 years, Saint Francis Medical Center has offered inpatient and outpatient laboratory services to help diagnose and treat patients 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our inpatient and outpatient labs in Cape Girardeau combine state-of-the-art technology, veteran medical... Read more

Medical Alarms & Tele-Care

Medical Alarms Available through Around the Clock, a medical alarm is an affordable, personal emergency response system provided as a service to patients and families: Elderly residents living alone Persons of any age who are disabled Patients recovering from surgery or who face a lengthy recuperation period... Read more

Organ Donation

Organ Donation Facts In the United States, over 117,000 people are on the list for a lifesaving organ donation and hundreds of thousands more are hoping for a life-enhancing tissue transplant, like a bone marrow transplant. Everyday, 18 people die waiting for tissue or organs. Thankfully, one donor... Read more

Outpatient Care Center

Saint Francis Medical Center's Outpatient Care Center provides patients in the Cape Girardeau and southeast Missouri region with a comfortable, convenient treatment environment. Comprehensive services are available for a range of diagnoses, including: AIDS and other infectious diseases Arthritis Blood clots and other thrombotic disorders Breast... Read more

Pastoral Care

What is Pastoral Care? Pastoral Care at Saint Francis Medical Center provides spiritual and emotional care to patients, families and staff. It supports the Medical Center’s healing mission and meets the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations' standards that state, "Patients have a fundamental right to... Read more

Pharmacy

24-Hour Inpatient Pharmacy at Saint Francis Medical Center Saint Francis Medical Center’s 24-hour inpatient pharmacy makes filling prescriptions more convenient for patients. All our staff members are familiar with patients’ prescription histories to ensure safety and the highest level of personal service. Taking care of our patients... Read more

Psychology Services

Psychology Services in Southeast Missouri, Illinois and Kentucky When behaviors and emotions compromise medical conditions, a psychologist can offer alternative treatments and solutions to help improve your quality of life. Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau offers a full range of psychology and neuropsychology services to... Read more


Possible COVID-19 Exposure? Visit Our Questionnaire