24 Hour Physician Staffed Emergency Department
Our Physicians and staff are ready and equipped to treat emergencies around the clock. Physicians are board certified in emergency medicine, family practice, and internal medicine, as well as hold certifications in advance cardiac life support, advance trauma life support. Our physicians also serve as medical control physicians for pre-hospital (ambulance) providers. In addition to Physician Staff, our dedicated nursing personnel is extensively trained in emergency practice.
Elmore Community Hospital is proud to provide a wide range of radiology services to the community. Our caring, friendly staff offers fast, convenient service in a comfortable environment. Same day scheduling is possible in most cases. We want you to be happy with the services we provide! For all your diagnostic testing needs please call our central scheduling department at 334-514-3688.
Our imaging services include:
MRI-1.5 Tesla Magnet
CT-16 Slice Scanner
Clinical laboratory tests are utilized for the purpose of diagnosis, treatment monitoring and prevention of disease. The Elmore Community Hospital lab offers a number of tests including microbiology/virology, hematology, immunology, transfusion medicine, clinical chemistry, endocrinology, toxicology, cytogenetics and molecular diagnostics. Whether you are staying at the hospital or just need lab tests done, let our experienced staff take care of all your testing needs.
The Perioperative Services Department of Elmore Community Hospital is located in a newly constructed addition, including a private waiting room, holding room, surgical and endoscopy suites, and recovery area. With a focus on safety, quality, and patient-centered care, the Perioperative Services Department offers a variety of outpatient services. Specialties include ear, nose and throat surgery, general surgery, endoscopy, ophthalmology, orthopedic surgery, and podiatry. Our dedicated staff and physicians are committed to providing exceptional and compassionate patient care, allowing patients to return home as soon as possible where they can comfortably rest and heal.
Chemical Dependency Unit
A Nu Direction is an inpatient medical detoxification program located within a hospital setting. Acute treatment of withdrawal symptoms is provided while assisting the patient in determining options for the next phase of addiction treatment.
The staff is caring, competent, and eager to assist each patient with treatment. Persons aged 18 and over with alcohol, opioid, and other prescription drug problems are accepted. The average length of stay is 4-5 days. Arranged transportation is available. Admissions are accepted 7 days a week. Medicare, Medicaid, and most insurances are accepted. For those without insurance, treatment cost is $3,000.
For more information, call 334-514-3748.
The Med Surg unit one of the most vital departments of the hospital. Our staff recognizes the need to establish rapport with patients, their families, physicians and other hospital department personnel to maintain ongoing quality of care for inpatients. Our nurses demonstrate empathy and compassion and assess the needs of each patient assigned to them. They are responsible for daily planning, coordinating, implementing, evaluating, documenting all aspects of patient care.
Sleep Disorders Lab
A lack of sleep can have serious consequences on your health. A lack of sleep can affect your immune system, slow your reflexes, and impair your judgement. If you snore, gasp for air, jerk your legs and arms at night, have trouble falling asleep, have trouble sleeping during the day, wake up frequently at night, you might have a sleep disorder. The board certified professional staff diagnosis and treats insomnia, snoring, sleep apnea, limb movement disorder, as well as many other sleep disorders. A doctors referral is needed and most insurances are accepted. The sleep Lab has private sleep study rooms that offer a comfortable at home like atmosphere. For more information, call 334-514-3733.
Business and Financial Services
Our full service Business Office works together with our patients to offer financial assistance to help address any financial concerns patients or families may have regarding their care and to help identify options for resolving their financial obligations. For more information call 334-567-4311 ext. 343.
Ivy Creek Cafe
The Ivy Creek Cafe is open to the public Monday-Thursday for lunch 11am-1pm. Our dietary staff which runs the cafe is responsible for maintaining high standards of quality food production to meet menu requirements. The dietary staff maintains knowledge of special diets and remains updated to new changes through in-services and diet manual references. Let our chef and staff satisfy your appetite with a hot, homestyle meal at lunch.
The Elmore Community Hospital record department handles the medical records of all patients of ECH, ensuring timely transcription of dictated medical reports, accurate and timely coding of all charts, and supplying health information data to internal departments and external agencies. To reach the medical records department call 334-567-4311 ext. 321.
Medical Specialist Office Building
Our medical office building provides office space for an array of specialists including general surgery, GI, orthopedics, OB/GYN and cardiology.