North Mississippi Medical Center-Hamilton is a not-for-profit, 49-bed acute care hospital.
One of our greatest strengths is the quality of our medical staff. The medical staff offers specialists in family practice, internal medicine, surgery, pediatrics and radiology.
Surgeons utilize two operating suites for a wide array of services, including general surgery, ophthalmological and ENT.
Laparoscopic and minimally invasive surgery are also available. Same Day Surgery features 10 designated beds for outpatient surgery.
The hospital also has 10 certified swing beds for patients who need extended care.
Emergency & Outpatient Services
NMMC-Hamilton offers 24-hour emergency services. The Emergency Department is staffed by well-equipped, highly qualified physicians, nurse practitioners and nurses. Emergency air ambulance services are readily available for critical care transport.
Outpatient services include same-day surgery, physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, laboratory and cardiac monitoring. Cardiac stress tests and holter monitoring are also offered.
The Rehabilitation Services Department is staffed by registered physical therapists and physical therapist assistants, occupational therapists and occupational therapist assistants, and speech-language pathologists. This department, which is located inside the hospital, provides outpatient rehabilitation, acute care, swing bed and pediatric rehabilitation, among other services. For more information, call (205) 921-6312 .
North Mississippi Medical Center-Hamilton’s Swingbed Program is designed to transition patients from an acute care setting to their home setting. Our therapists strive to return patients to the highest level of independence possible. The Swingbed Program is used for:
- Patients who have had surgery (ex. hip or knee replacement)
- Patients recovering from a stroke who are returning home soon
- Patients who need additional care and rehabilitation before returning home after a debilitating illness
- Dialysis for chronic, established patients
For more information call (205) 921-6483.
Outpatient Specialty Clinic
Outpatient Specialty Clinic, located on the hospital campus, the offers appointments with physicians specializing in audiology, ENT, gynecology and general surgery. For more information or to make an appointment, call (205) 921-6395. Hours are 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
The hospital's Radiology Department is staffed by board-certified radiologists and technologists. Radiology services include echocardiogram, nuclear medicine, ultrasound, mammography, MRI, bone density and computerized tomography (CT). The department is accredited by the American College of Radiologists and by the Food and Drug Administration. For more information on the Radiology Department, call (205) 921-6280.
A wide array of chemistry, bacteriology, blood bank and drug testing is available 24 hours daily in the hospital’s Laboratory, which is Joint Commission accredited. The lab is also certified by DATIA to perform DOT drug screen collections. Industrial drug screen collections are also provided for pre-employment and post-accident testing. For lab information, call (205) 921-6290.
The Respiratory Therapy Department is staffed by Alabama Licensed respiratory therapists who perform all respiratory support services, including ventilator procedures, cardiac stress tests and holter monitoring. The department also offers spirometry testing and pulmonary function testing for area industries, in addition to providing services for the long-term care facility.
Corporate Information: Marion Regional Medical Center, Inc. DBA North Mississippi Medical Center-Hamilton is affiliated with North Mississippi Health Services.