Following is a list of telephone numbers that may be useful during your stay at Palo Alto County Hospital. You only need to dial the last four-digit number from any telephone within the hospital to reach the service listed. For instance, if you wanted to reach Administration, you would dial 5400.
|Business Health Office (Occupational Health)||5469|
|Business Office/Financial Counseling||5403|
|Communications (Public Relations)
|Community Health (Home Health, Public Health)||5419|
|Family Practice Clinic – Emmetsburg||5555|
|Health Information (Medical Records)||5431|
|Home Health Services (Community Health)||5419|
|Home Care Services
|Medication Assistance Program||5439|
|Nursing: Director of Nursing||5415|
|Nursing: Nurse Supervisor||5414|
|Nursing: Nurses Station
|Nutrition Services Office||5432|
|Nutrition Services-Registered Dietitian||5425|
For Outside Calls:
For local calls, dial 9, wait for a dial tone, and then dial your number.
For long distance, dial 9 - 0 and the number you are calling. Calls can be collect, charged to your home phone or billed to your phone card. Calls cannot be charged on your hospital bill. If you need to call an 800 number, please dial 9-1-800 and the number. A pay phone is located in the front lobby next to Family Practice Clinic.
Your family and friends can dial your room directly. They should dial 852- 5 (and then your three-digit room number.) If you would rather not have calls to your room, please notify your nurse.