Medical Services at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Huntingdon
The Emergency Room for Huntingdon, Tennessee
Physician-staffed, 24-hour emergency care with ambulance service.
Senior Behavioral Care
Baptist Senior Care provides a safe and compassionate environment where seniors can receive quality care for severe depression, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia. Our multidisciplinary team includes psychiatrists, social workers, activity therapists, registered nurses, psychiatric technicians, and dietetic consultation. Primary care physicians are an active part of the medical management team.
Admissions criteria: Patients 65 and older who could benefit from short-term inpatient mental health care, including those with severe depression; sudden hallucinations, delusions or illusions; noncompliance with prescribed mental health regimen; potential hazard to the person's health or life; sudden inability to cope with stressful situations or inability to perform daily activities; or modification of psychotropic drugs. For more information, please call 731-986-7080.
Diabetic Education Program
Funded under an agreement with the State of Tennessee, this program provides free classes to Tennessee residents that give newly diagnosed diabetes patients the tools they need to manage the disease. Your individualized plan of care may include nutritional counseling, exercise plans, physical therapy, glucose monitoring, group classes on healthy eating and other lifestyle modifications, diabetes medications and insulin, and ways to prevent complications. For more information, please call 731-986-7096.
Baptist Memorial Hospital-Huntingdon’s cardiac rehab program is designed to help people with cardiovascular illnesses, including coronary artery disease and heart attack, as well as people who have had coronary artery bypass surgery, angioplasties, stents, heart valve surgery or repair, and heart transplants.
Learn more about Cardiac Rehabilitation at Baptist or call 731-986-7380.
Home Care/Hospice Services: Home nursing & therapy care, home IV therapy, wound management, medication management, telemonitoring, and hospice care.
Daily Hospital Services: Medical & surgical acute care, pediatric acute care, geriatric acute care, intensive care, swing bed, and GIP (General Inpatient Hospice).