Welcome to Daviess Community Hospital
The information included in this tab will help you learn more about our
hospital and answer some of the frequently asked questions. Visiting the
hospital is not something many people look forward to, but we have gone
above and beyond to ensure your time with us is as convenient and enjoyable
Continue reading to learn more about the various services available to patients
The Information Desk is located inside the main entrance. Attendants are
available to assist with room direction and other information.
here to view the cafeteria menu for this week.
The Daviess Community Hospital Campus is smoke-free - no smoking is allowed.
Visitors are welcome to use the main parking lot in the front of the hospital.
We understand the importance of visitors for our patients' emotional,
mental and spiritual well-being. Family, friends and clergy may visit
during the hours listed below. Please be advised, visitors may be asked
by staff to leave, especially if a patient needs rest. Any visitor with
symptoms or signs of a communicable illness or disease should not visit the hospital.
Also, due to
infection control guidelines, children under a certain age may be asked to not visit
Sending Gifts to Patients
Letters, flowers, and other gifts can be sent to the hospital with the
patient’s name and room number. We deliver gifts to patient
rooms daily. Mail delivered to the hospital after a patient’s discharge
will be forwarded to their
home. For the safety of our patients, flowers and plants are not allowed in
the Intensive Care Unit. Additionally, we ask that you do not bring Mylar
balloons into the hospital as some patients may be allergic.
Units - Visiting hours are open, but may change during
Mother/Baby Unit - Visiting hours are open but may change during flu season.
Labor and Delivery Unit
To provide an environment where the patient can be supported by family
members during their hospitalization, yet allow medical staff to provide
the highest level of care, visitors will be allowed in LDR based upon
the patient’s condition and at the discretion of the attending physician/nurse
in consultation with the patient. Additional visitors are welcome to wait
in the family lounge area, which is located on the LDR unit.
Visiting hours are tailored to fit the needs of our patients. Please check
with the nurse about appropriate visiting hours for your loved one by
Acute Rehabilitation Unit
In general, visiting hours are limited to daily after 3 p.m. to allow patients
to fully participate in their rehabilitation program. Please check with
the nurse about appropriate visiting hours for your loved one by calling
Transitions Behavioral Unit
Check with the unit regarding visitation hours by calling 812.254.8886.
There are several lounges throughout the hospital on the various units.
Family and friends of those having surgery may want to stay in the surgery
lounge located next to the same day surgery unit.
The chapel is always open for prayer and reflection. The chapel is located
on the 1st floor, just west of the hospital's emergency room entrance.
A customer service representative is available to answer specific
financial questions or to
payment Monday through Friday near the main lobby of the hospital.
In most cases, cell phones and pagers may be used in the hospital. Please
check with the nurse prior to using your
There are several nearby
hotels in Washington.
here to check availability.
We are committed to improving the health of people who live in our community.
If at any time you feel that care is less than excellent, please feel
free to contact the Quality Coordinator for resolution at (812) 254-2760 x
4500. The Quality Department will work with you to resolve the issue.
If you are not satisfied with the resolution, you can reach out to any
member of the Daviess Community Hospital Administration by calling 812-254-2760,
x 1100 or the organizations listed below.
Indiana State Department of Health
2 N. Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Office of Quality and Patient Safety
The Joint Commission
One Renaissance Boulevard
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181