Founded Charles McClelland and Gordon Sprague, Paris Community Hospital has been operational for more than 65 years. Located in Paris, Ill., it is one of the leading providers of medical services in the United States. The hospital offers a wide variety of services, such as palliative care, treatment for digestive, ear, nose and throat disorders, inpatient and outpatient care, pain management, hospice and respite care, home health aides, and laboratory services. Paris Community Hospital also offers skilled nursing facilities, case management, nutritional counseling, diagnostic and therapeutic services, physical, language, speech and occupational therapies, weekly home visitations and consultation, and medical social work services. Approved by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations, the hospital serves more than 20,000 patients annually.