NEWS & EVENTS

The latest news and events for Decatur County Hospital are below. To learn more about a particular story, click on the "read more" button.
New Surgical Recovery Benefit Added for Total Joint Replacement…

New Surgical Recovery Benefit Added for Total Joint Replacement…

A new surgical recovery benefit added at no charge for total joint replacement patients at Decatur County Hospital. …

DCH Offers Stress Testing

DCH Offers Stress Testing

Stress testing is available at Decatur County Hospital. Get your test in a secure and caring environment with an expert team. …

Dr. Close to Provide ENT Services at DCH Outpatient…

Dr. Close to Provide ENT Services at DCH Outpatient…

Starting January 25th, the DCH Outpatient Clinic welcomes Dr. Heidi Close, ENT Provider, to our monthly clinic rotation. …

Foot Pain? Let Us Help.

Foot Pain? Let Us Help.

If you suffer from foot pain or other issues, visit the DCH Outpatient Clinic to see our Podiatrist, Dr. Randy Metzger. …

Help Us Celebrate Employee Anniversaries

Help Us Celebrate Employee Anniversaries

Help us celebrate employees at Decatur County Hospital who are being recognized for a work anniversary. …

Decatur County Hospital Celebrates Groundbreaking on New Outpatient Specialty…

Decatur County Hospital Celebrates Groundbreaking on New Outpatient Specialty…

As we look back on the historic groundbreaking of the first Decatur County Hospital 90 years ago, we’re celebrating another monumental groundbreaking as we begin construction on a new DCH …

National Rural Health Day 2021

National Rural Health Day 2021

On November 18th, Decatur County Hospital celebrates National Rural Health Day. This day is set aside to recognize the great service that rural health care organizations provide each and every …

Angel Tree 2021

Angel Tree 2021

Do you or someone you know need help with Christmas this year? Decatur County Hospital Employee Activity Committee is now taking applications for our Angel Tree. Any family in the Central …

Decatur County Hospital Senior Life Solutions Speaks Out About…

Decatur County Hospital Senior Life Solutions Speaks Out About…

Decatur County Hospital Senior Life Solutions is working to raise awareness and educate the community on the risk factors and warning signs of suicide. …

Decatur County Hospital Offers Early Heart Attack Education

Decatur County Hospital Offers Early Heart Attack Education

Decatur County Hospital Offers Early Heart Attack Education …

Decatur County Hospital Takes Personal Care to the Next…

Decatur County Hospital Takes Personal Care to the Next…

When you visit Decatur County Hospital for your health care, we provide an extra personal touch by providing a patient advocate. …

Decatur County Hospital Senior Life Solutions Program Welcomes New…

Decatur County Hospital Senior Life Solutions Program Welcomes New…

Decatur County Hospital is pleased to welcome Janelle Golden, LMHC as the new Therapist at the Senior Life Solutions program. …

Decatur County Hospital Makes Donation to Decatur County Schools

Decatur County Hospital Makes Donation to Decatur County Schools

Decatur County Hospital donates to support access to school supplies for students in the Central Decatur and Lamoni school districts. …

Decatur County Hospital Auxiliary Presents Scholarships

Decatur County Hospital Auxiliary Presents Scholarships

The DCH Auxiliary awarded scholarships to community members seeking higher education in a health care career. …

Senior Life Solutions at Decatur County Hospital Welcomes New…

Senior Life Solutions at Decatur County Hospital Welcomes New…

Decatur County Hospital is pleased to welcome Elizabeth Hamilton, BSN, RN as the new Program Director at the Senior Life Solutions program. …

Decatur County Hospital Expansion Takes Shape

Decatur County Hospital Expansion Takes Shape

Decatur County Hospital will be undergoing construction to add additional space to the existing hospital building. …

Decatur County Hospital Provides Free Bike Helmets

Decatur County Hospital Provides Free Bike Helmets

In celebration of the start of summer, Decatur County Hospital recently partnered with various entities to provide free bicycle helmets to students in the Central Decatur and Lamoni school districts. …

Decatur County Hospital to Add Space for Continued Expansion

Decatur County Hospital to Add Space for Continued Expansion

Decatur County Hospital will be undergoing construction to add additional space to the existing hospital building. …

June is Migraine Awareness Month

June is Migraine Awareness Month

The month of June is Migraine Awareness Month. In the DCH Outpatient Clinic, our Neurologist, Dr. Maher Loutfi, MD, provides treatment for migraines. …

DCH Auxiliary Offers $1,500 Scholarship

DCH Auxiliary Offers $1,500 Scholarship

The DCH Auxiliary has announced a $1,500 scholarship opportunity! Qualified applicants are: Second year or further into a health-care educational program. …