Inpatient and Outpatient Care


As a Critical Access Hospital, Effingham Health System has 25 patient beds and is fully equipped to provide patients with exceptional inpatient care. Inpatient care is expertly led by a “Hospitalist” physician and supported by a team of providers and skilled nursing staff.

Swing Bed Rehabilitation Program

Effingham Health System offers the Swing Bed program for patients who need additional skilled nursing care and rehabilitation services following an acute care hospitalization. If you are medically ready for discharge from an acute care hospitalization and feel that you need additional skilled nursing and therapy services to improve independence, this program would be extremely beneficial. LEARN MORE


Outpatient services, where patients go home the same day as their treatment, range from medical imaging and lab work to chemotherapy and medical infusions to outpatient surgery. LEARN MORE

Patients may tell their physician that they would like to be referred to Effingham Health System for outpatient services. This includes lab work, MRI, CT scan, 3D mammograms, ultrasound, medical oncology, and hematology services.