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Heather Rice, DMSc, PA-C

Mid-Level Provider
Family Practice
Family Practice

Contact Info:

Office:

618-542-2129

Facility/Office:

Marshall Browning Family Health Center
20 North Washington Street
Du Quoin, IL 62832
(618) 542-2129

Education:

Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Physician Assistant
Bachelors of Science

Certification:

Physician Assistant

Biography:

Heather is Physician Assistant and has been caring for residents of Perry County in a family setting for over 10 years. Her background includes performing well child and well adult physicals, gynecological exams, and treatment of chronic conditions with special interest in women's health. She is a native of Sesser, Illinois and she and her husband, Ben, enjoy spending time with their two children.

More/Other Information:

Heather Rice, DMSc, PA-C, is an employee of Marshall Browning Hospital.

Emergency Department (ED) physicians are independent contractors and not employees of Marshall Browning Hospital. ED physicians are provided by Integritas Emergency Physician Services. Hospitalist providers are independent contractors and not employees of Marshall Browning Hospital. Hospitalist services are provided by Integritas. Radiology providers are independent contractors and not employees of Marshall Browning Hospital. Radiology services are provided by Cape Radiology. Pathologists are independent contractors and not employees of Marshall Browning Hospital. Pathology services are provided by SEMC Pathology. Interpretation of cardiology diagnostic testing is provided by independent contractors through Prairie Heart Institute. Specialty Clinics providers holding clinics at Marshall Browning Hospital are independent contractors and not employees of Marshall Browning Hospital unless otherwise indicated (*). Anesthesia services are provided by independent contractors and not employees of Marshall Browning Hospital. Anesthesia services are provided by G & G Anesthesia.

INDEPENDENT PHYSICIAN FEES ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE:

Independent physicians providing services at Marshall Browning Hospital bill for their services separately and the Hospital Financial Assistance application does not cover nor apply to fees charged. Independent physicians include but are not limited to emergency department physicians (Integritas Emergency Physician Services), radiologists (Cape Radiology), anesthesia (G & G Anesthesia), and pathologists (SEMC). All specialty clinic providers bill for their services separately and the Hospital Financial Assistance application does not cover nor apply to fees charged with the exception of the following physicians: Endocrinology Clinic: Issa Abed, M.D.; Gastroenterology Clinic: Hany Elbeshbeshy, M.D., Christine Hachem, M.D., Alex Befeler, M.D.; Pulmonology: Suhail Istanbouly, M.D.; Rheumatology: Frederick Pfalzgraf, M.D.; Sleep Clinic: Suhail Istanbouly, M.D.; Pulmonology: Edgardo Emilia, M.D.

MARSHALL BROWNING MEDICAL CLINIC:

Marshall Browning Medical Clinic and Marshall Browning Family Health Center are hospital-based rural health clinics operated under Marshall Browning Hospital. Eligibility for financial need assistance as determined through the Patient Financial Assistance application will apply to services billed through the Marshall Browning Medical Clinic and Family Health Center.

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