Hospital Services

Wills Memorial Hospital has state-of-the-art equipment and delivers prompt, professional service to all its patients. Our staff and physicians have the experience and credentials needed to provide a full range of innovative, quality and personalized inpatient and outpatient services.

Our hospital holds Joint Commission Accreditation and College of American Pathologist Accreditation.  These standards along with the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services Conditions of Participation enables the hospital to provide a culture of high performance and continual improvement based upon proven world standards of Quality and Risk Management.

hospital services

24-Hour Emergency Department
Medical Emergencies can be unpredictable and frightening. However, our highly trained physicians and staff are prepared to assist you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  We evaluate and treat patients of all ages and are equipped to handle everything from minor stitches to trauma injuries and cardiac emergencies. There may be times when the severity of an injury requires that a patient be transferred to a larger medical facility. In such cases, we are prepared to transfer patients via helicopter or ambulance.

Tele-Stroke Services within the Emergency Department
WMH is an active participant in the Remote Evaluation for Acute Ischemic Stroke (REACH) program with Augusta University Medical Center in Augusta.  The program allows stroke patients within smaller communities to have increased access to stroke specialists.

Medical Inpatient Services
WMH is staffed to care for acute, swingbed and observation status patients.  Each room is private and includes large handicap accessible bathrooms and showers.  Nursing care is provided by professional registered nurses, licensed practical nurses as well as certified nursing assistants.

Swing Bed Program
Is a perfect place for patients to recuperate following orthopedic surgery, stroke, or a variety of other medical conditions or surgical procedures requiring hospitalization of three days or longer.  The program’s main goal is to provide the time and services a recovering patient needs prior to returning home or deciding to relocate to an assisted living community.

Community Medical Associates (Primary Care Rural Health Clinics)
Our primary care clinics provide the family medical care you need close to home! The providers and staff of our two rural health clinics deliver warm, personal service to each and every patient.

Digital Imaging Center with CT Scan, Ultrasound and mobile MRI
Our highly qualified technologists are trained in multiple modalities and meet national registry standards. Their expertise, combined with modern technology, allows us to offer fast, efficient, patient-oriented services 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Clinical Laboratory
Our Lab is accredited by the American College of Pathology and includes a wide variety of quality testing available to both inpatients and outpatients.  Staff uses state-of-the-art equipment to serve patients and staff.

Day Surgery Center
Our healthcare professionals are ready to attend to patient needs with the utmost care and concern.  We are equipped to handle a variety of surgical procedures, diagnostic services and outpatient treatments, including:  colonoscopies, EGD’s, breast biopsies, hernia repairs, removal of cysts and skin lesions, cystoscopies, removal of cataracts and other ophthalmologic procedures.

Respiratory Therapy Services
A well trained respiratory therapist is staffed 24-hours a day to provide respiratory care to our inpatient and emergency department patients.

Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
WMH now offers an outpatient pulmonary rehabilitation program for patients suffering with long term pulmonary disease.  This day clinic is staffed by a certified respiratory therapist.

Cardiac/Vascular Diagnostics
Diagnostics testing include:  EKGs, echocardiograms, and holter monitoring.

Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy
Our licensed therapy team provides inpatient and outpatient therapy to individuals of all ages and helps patients reach their maximum level of recovery.  Services are offered in a supportive atmosphere utilizing a variety of equipment and treatment techniques.

Senior Wellness Intensive Outpatient Gero-Psych Program
Our Senior Behavioral Health Program offers a highly respected intensive outpatient program (IOP) for older adults. This outpatient program is an alternative to hospitalization.

Nutritional Educational Services
Inpatient and outpatient nutritional consultations are provided by a registered dietician, including diabetic education.

Full-Service Cafeteria
WMH patients are served three balanced meals a day, along with daily snacks.  The cafeteria hot bar and salad bar are opened to employees and to the public, Monday-Friday, during designated hours.

Community Health & Wellness
WMH provides community awareness through social media, sponsors and participates in local health fairs. Collaborates with local industry to offer health awareness.