Columbia County Health System

Dayton General Hospital was established in 1960 with the vision of providing high quality healthcare to the local community. DGH is a Public Hospital District with a Critical Access Hospital designation.  We are a Level V Trauma Center and have Level III stroke center designation.  The hospital has been updated with the latest in diagnostic equipment including Computed Tomography, Digital X-Ray, and our lab is designated a High Complexity Testing Laboratory by CLIA.  Dayton General Hospital is an integral part of Columbia County Health System which includes Columbia Family Clinic, Waitsburg Clinic, and Booker Rest Home. Our Rural Health Clinics, in Waitsburg and Dayton, are here for your primary care needs, 6 days a week with after hours, on-call support. We are fully staffed with 3 primary care, medical doctors, and 3 mid-level. Booker Rest Home is a clean, 49 Bed, skilled nursing, long term care, facility filled with natural light and plenty of community spaces for socialization.

The Health System maintains a robust outpatient rehabilitation  program with Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, and Respiratory Therapy services. Our team of therapists specialize in injury rehabilitation, post-surgical rehabilitation, stroke rehabilitation, as well as balance and core strengthening programs. Our respiratory therapy program focuses on cardiopulmonary diagnosis and rehabilitation and also supports emergency care needs in our emergency department.

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