Based in Urbana, Ill., The Carle Foundation is a vertically integrated health system with more than 7,000 employees in its hospitals, physician group, and health plan.
Serving a population of over 1.4 million people across 41 counties in Illinois and five in Indiana, Carle provides patient-focused, world-class care with a dedication to research and education.
At the Carle Foundation, we're working every day to be the healthcare provider of choice in East Central Illinois. We are dedicated to delivering high-quality care and service to our patients, and improving access to care in our community. Carle is one of the largest employers in the area. We are also East Central Illinois' only Level I Trauma Center.
The 413-bed Carle Foundation Hospital is the region’s only Level I Trauma Center and offers Level III perinatal services. Carle ranked in 2018 as one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals by Healthgrades, a Best Hospital by U.S. News and World Report and has achieved Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest honor for nursing care. In addition, Carle secured Great Place to Work in Healthcare® honors in 2018. The system also includes the 24-bed critical-access Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center, the 134-bed Carle Richland Memorial Hospital, and Carle Physician Group with more than 500 doctors.
The City of Mattoon, Illinois provide both residents and visitors a number of resources—recreational opportunities, art and entertainment venues, retail centers and a host of dining and lodging options. With a population of more than 20,000 residents, Mattoon offers a quality of life in the region that is second to none.
Mattoon embodies everything good about life in Central Illinois: convenient location, small town cohesiveness, excellent real estate values; a strong economy, a working downtown area, history, wide variety of sports, lakes and housing opportunities to support a variety of contemporary and traditional lifestyles.
State of the art schools & colleges, a growing economy, beautiful parks, lakes and sports amenities round out the more favorable quality of life found in Mattoon.