At Dearborn County Hospital, you will quickly see we take our mission statement seriously... to provide personalized, comprehensive and quality healthcare with compassion, dignity and respect that exceeds the expectations of those we serve. Our commitment to patient care goes beyond the walls of the hospital extending to the health and wellness of our communities in Southeastern Indiana, Northern Kentucky and Southwestern Ohio.
Offered by the State of Indiana for eligible Hoosiers, HIP 2.0 is a comprehensive, low-cost health insurance plan for residents 19 through 64 years of age. Indiana residents with incomes of up to $16,443 annually for an individual, $22,251 for a couple or $33,868 for a family of four are generally eligible to participate. More information here.
All eligible Indiana residents are encouraged to apply for this affordable coverage. Applications are available at www.HIP.IN.gov; by calling 1-877-GET-HIP-9 (1-877-438-4479); or by visiting the local Division of Family Resources (DFR) office. In addition, DCH offers the services of a State Navigator to help eligible, uninsured patients apply for coverage through HIP or Marketplace plans. For more information, please call Louise Burress at 812-537-8474 or 800-676-5572, ext. 8474.
The 21st annual golf tournament sponsored by Dearborn County Hospital Home Health & Hospice grossed more than $9,100 for the Hospice program. A total of 66 golfers joined the outing at Hidden Valley Golf Course.
The results of a three year campaign to increase patient safety at hospitals across the nation have been released. From 2012 through 2014, Dearborn County Hospital and 115 additional Indiana hospitals partnered with the Indiana Hospital Association (IHA) in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Partnership for Patients campaign. Guided by the American Hospital Association and Health Research & Educational Trust’s Hospital Engagement Network, the goal was to make care safer by decreasing hospital acquired conditions by 40 percent and reducing hospital readmissions by 20 percent.
Dearborn County Hospital’s upcoming blood drive, in association with the Hoxworth Blood Center, will be on Thursday, May 14, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the conference rooms of the hospital, 600 Wilson Creek Road, Lawrenceburg.View all news articles