SERVICES WE OFFER...
The Wellness Center helps patients recovering from heart attacks, suffering from diabetes or lung conditions or in need of weight management. Our staff can adapt an exercise program to suit your personal needs and set you on the path to a more active lifestyle.
We provide outpatient hemodialysis treatment three days a week for patients with renal failure. Transient patients can receive treatments at our center by scheduling appointments in advance.
With a doctors referral, our registered dietician can provide counseling for patients with conditions/disorders that are nutrition related.
Our 24 hour/7 day a week ER is continuously staffed by a physician and registered nurse. Our staff is ACLS Certified, along with many other certifications. The Macon County Ambulance Service is based at Samaritan Hospital with three ambulances. All ambulance staff assists with patients in the ER.
Our lab is equipped with the latest technology to allow us to perform tests on site and provide our physicians with valuable information to diagnose their patients.
Our highly trained staff works with your physician and family to ensure you receive the best care. We have Special Care beds for those with serious illnesses.
Our therapists work with patients on all levels using various methods and exercises to help return patients to their highest functional level.
Our registered pharmacists and technicians use our computerized Pyxis system to ensure that medications are accurately and safely dispersed throughout the hospital.
Using the latest technology, we offer a wide variety of procedures to our patients, including X-rays, Ultrasound, CT or CAT Scan, mobile MRI and Dexascans which measures bone density.The PACS digital radiology system produces high quality images, reduces interpretation time to 24 hours or less and the physician can receive the results via computer at the office or home.
Our staff provides services for inpatients and outpatients to prevent and treat diseases of lungs and respiratory tract. RT also analyzes arterial blood gases, performs pulmonary function tests, and breath alcohol tests.
Sleep Study Lab
Our sleep study lab tests for various sleep disorders and helps diagnose patients and find a course of treatment for the disorder.
Our therapist provides diagnostic evaluations and treatment for speech, language and swallowing disorders for all ages.
We can provide information and assistance with any hospitalization needs, financial, post-hospital care or nursing home placement. Free consultations are available regarding Health Care Directives and Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care Decisions.
Inpatient and outpatient cataract, orthopedic and general procedures are performed by highly trained surgeons and anesthesia by Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists.
Swing bed/Skilled nursing services
Swing Bed for patients with illnesses or injuries that require skilled nursing or rehabilitation daily.
wound healing center
The Wound Healing Center's comprehensive approach to wound management is physician driven and uses a multi-disciplinary approach to outpatient wound care. Patient treatment plans are individualized and may include specialized wound dressings, debridement, compression therapy, hyperbaric oxygen therapy, prescription growth factors, bio-engineered skin grafting, edema management and non-invasive vascular assessment.