Community News

The latest healthcare information and the current events happening at Decatur County Memorial Hospital.

DCMH continues visitor restrictions

GREENSBURG – Decatur County Memorial Hospital continues to restrict visitor access due to a high level of concern for the health of patients and staff. This time of year is typically known as “flu season,” as influenza activity peaks between December and February,...

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DCMH staffers complete training

GREENSBURG – The Indiana Hospital Association (IHA) in partnership with the IU School of Public and Environmental Affairs hosts two cohorts of the IHA Management Institute each year. Participants of the Management Institute study such topics as the art of successful...

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Local woman qualifies for Boston Marathon

GREENSBURG – Decatur County Memorial Hospital Occupational Therapist Kelsey Puckett has qualified to run in the Boston Marathon on April 15. The Boston Marathon is an annual run hosted by several cities in greater Boston in eastern Massachusetts. It is always held on...

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Dr. Tran returns from military deployment

Decatur County Memorial Hospital originally opened its doors in 1922 as a memorial for World War I veterans. To this day, DCMH recognizes and salutes veterans and active military personnel serving our country. This past year, Dr. Andy Tran, Decatur County Primary Care...

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Visitor Restrictions

Because of a high level of concern for the health of our patients and staff, Decatur County Memorial Hospital is limiting visitor access. Visitor Guidelines • No visitors under the age of 18 are allowed in the hospital unless they are a patient or parent of a patient...

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DCMH joins EncoreCombined Network

Indianapolis, IN — Beginning January 1, 2019 members using the EncoreCombined Network product as part of their employee health benefits plan will now be able to access Decatur County Memorial Hospital and all its physicians as an In-Network. As a part of our...

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Safely dispose of medications

Decatur County patients can now safely and securely dispose of unused medications using a medication disposal box located across from the pharmacy at Decatur County Memorial Hospital. Medication drop-off boxes allow people to dispose of unused prescriptions without...

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Community health needs assessment begins

Over the next few weeks, residents in Decatur County will be given the opportunity to help local hospitals, public health departments and other health care providers assess the health status of the area. According to Amy Shearer, Marketing and Communications Manager...

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