Marion General Hospital offers the following services:
Our Emergency Department is classified as a Level IV Emergency Department and Trauma Center. The ED offers emergency health services 24 hours a day to patients of all ages. The department is responsible for the immediate treatment of any medical or surgical emergency, for initiating life-saving measures, including chronic medical problems, minor injuries, and illnesses. The ED includes a total of 10 rooms and is staffed 24 hours a day by qualified physicians, nurse practitioners, and nursing staff. Emergency and trauma cases that need a higher level of emergency care are transferred to Forrest General Hospital. Patients are transferred by ambulance or air ambulance, depending on the condition.
The Medical Surgical Unit is a 32-bed unit that provides care for a wide range of medical and surgical conditions, as well as monitored telemetry. Nursing care is provided for ages 16 and up. Also, outpatient IV antibiotics, IV fluids, blood transfusions, and other medications can be administered in this unit.
The Intensive Care Unit is a 6 bed unit composed of medical and surgical patients. The ICU cares for patients ages 16 and up. The patient’s medical and surgical conditions require the need for extensive care due to a critical illness. ICU visiting hours: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM and 7:30 PM – 9:00 AM. Limit two (2) visitors per patient. A waiting area outside ICU is available for family or visitors of ICU patients.
Provides x-ray, ultrasound, CAT scan, nuclear medicine, and outpatient MRI.
Provides inpatient and outpatient physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy.
Offers EEGs, EKGs, PFT screening, stress tests, arterial blood gas studies, and breathing treatments.
Swing Bed Services are available to provide care to those individuals who need extended care beyond their acute care stay for physical therapy, nursing, and other skilled care.
The Surgery Department has 2 operating suites, 1 endoscopy suite, and 2 PACU beds for General Surgery and Ophthalmology services. Endoscopy services provided are EGD and colonoscopy for ages 16 and up.
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