1035 West Wayne Street, Paulding, Ohio 45879
Phone: 419.399.4080, Toll Free: 1.800.741.1743
In an emergency, seconds count. The team at Paulding County Hospital is ready 24 hours a day to treat a wide variety of emergency medical situations.
Our emergency physicians, nurses and clinicians are supported by dedicated professionals in cardio-pulmonary services, radiology, laboratory, and surgery. All of our ER physician and nursing staff are required to have ACLS and PALS certification.
A new program has been added to our Emergency Room. PCH is now a member of the Stroke Care Now Network. If a patient comes into the ER and appears to have the symptoms of a stroke, there is expert help just seconds away. With our specialized video equipment, a neurologist in Fort Wayne can immediately observe the patient for certain signs and symptoms and can assist the ER physician in immediately diagnosing a stroke. If treatment has been initiated within three hours of onset of a stroke, most strokes can be reversed.
Important facts about recognizing a potential stroke victim: Use the initials STR:
So many common injuries and illnesses can be avoided if only simple guidelines are followed. Here are a few safety reminders:
We hope you lead a safe, healthy life. But when accidents happen, the emergency department at Paulding County Hospital is here to help you.