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patient care services


Coping with an illness and hospitalization can be a difficult and confusing time. During a hospital stay, decisions and sorting out information can become overwhelming. The Patient Care Services of Adams Memorial Hospital & the Extended Care Unit Social Services assists patients/residents and families with the concerns and challenges of the patient’s/resident’s illness and hospitalization. The PCS staff is dedicated to providing individual care to our patients/residents and their families. We interact as part of the professional hospital team to improve the quality of life of each patient.

Hours

Medical Social Services are available to help you and your family. Anyone requiring assistance or information can contact the Patient Care Services Department at the following:

  • 260-724-2145
  • Medical/acute care extension — 12293/12286/12285
  • Extended Care Unit extension — 3004
  • Hours: Monday–Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Services

Patient Care Services work as discharge planners to help access and coordinate additional health services. In collaboration with the healthcare team, a discharge plan is developed to manage health needs when the patient/resident leaves the hospital. During the hospitalization, options discussed may include:

  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice
  • Nursing Home
  • Assisted Living
  • Durable Medical Equipment
  • Emergency Response System
  • Homebound Meals
  • Advance Directives
  • Mental Health Services
  • Support Groups
Emotional Support

Patient Care Services recognizes adjusting to illness and understanding medical care can be a difficult process. Patient Care Services helps patients/residents and families cope with emotional problems related to the illness. Our staff is trained to help with the following needs:

  • Crisis Intervention
  • Family Stress
  • Identifying emotional issues and how
  • To cope with illness
  • Specializing in Medicare/Insurance Coverage Issues
  • End-of–Life Choices
  • Understanding your rights and responsibilities as a patient
  • Consultation
  • Education

(260)724-2145 x12286

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join our team

Our employees make a difference in our community every day. We emphasize that all of our employees offer world class customer service because we believe that listening to our guests plays an integral part in their recovery. We also strongly believe in working together as a team and treating your fellow coworker with respect in order to ensure that our patients get the best healthcare that we can provide them.
visit our cafe

We serve delicious meals daily to our patients, employees, and community. We are located on the first floor of Adams Memorial Hospital and can be found by going straight after entering the Main Hospital Entrance. Below you will find our current menu being offered daily at the Café, along with our set menus for in-house patient Room Service. We are open every day from 6:30 AM to 6:30 PM.
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