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Door County Medical Center Hospital Visitor Restrictions

Visitors to the hospital will not be allowed effective 4pm Saturday, March 21 at Door County Medical Center (DCMC). The only exception to this policy is one approved adult visitor who is cold/flu symptom free and only under certain circumstances. 
Published 3/21/2020 5:05:36 PM

DCMC Takes Further Steps to Halt Spread of COVID-19

Door County Medical Center (DCMC) is taking steps to protect our community from the spread of COVID-19 by proactively canceling elective and non-essential visits to the facility. 
Published 3/18/2020 4:35:59 PM

Door County School Administration, Public Health and Door County Medical Center Continue to Prepare for COVID-19

On Monday, Door County School Administration met again with officials from Door County Public Health, the Door County Sheriff's department, the Sturgeon Bay Police Department and leaders from Door County Medical Center to collaborate on additional communication regarding COVID-19.
Published 3/18/2020 1:13:56 PM

Door County Medical Center Exercises Caution To Protect Skilled Nursing Facility Residents From Novel Coronavirus

Door County Medical Center (DCMC) staff formally request that family and friends refrain from visiting residents in the DCMC Pete and Jelaine Horton Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) unless absolutely necessary.
Published 3/12/2020 4:28:52 PM

Door County Superintendents, Public Health and Door County Medical Center Partner to Prepare for Coronavirus

Leaders from Sturgeon Bay, Sevastopol, Gibraltar and Southern Door School Districts met with leaders from Door County Public Health and Door County Medical Center to enhance communication and collaboration in preparation for the Novel Coronavirus should the disease reach our area.
Published 3/10/2020 4:11:39 PM

DCMC Celebrates Catholic Sisters Week

“The Hospital Sisters of St. Francis are women who have dedicated their lives to and for the love of Christ Jesus, and to our brothers and sisters in Christ. Their public vows made to God, through the church and community, are the manifestation of a life of simplicity and service to the sick and poor,” explains Mary Salm, Director of Spiritual Care and Mission Integration for Hospital Sisters Health System Wisconsin and DCMC.
Published 3/10/2020 1:30:09 PM

DCMC Press Release: COVID-19 Coronavirus concerns in Door County

The risk of COVID-19 is currently LOW. The team at Door County Medical Center is working with Door County Public Health to keep the community informed. Stay posted for more information.
Published 3/6/2020 1:48:28 PM

COVID-19 Virus & Community Health

Door County Medical Center is closely monitoring the situation with the COVID-19 virus that has affected people in China and has spread to many other parts of the world. At this time, the immediate health risk from COVID-19 is considered low for the general American public. It is a rapidly evolving situation, however, and does have the potential for worldwide spread.
Published 3/3/2020 2:16:13 PM

DCMC Receives Five Star Designation 2nd Year in a Row

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has designated DCMC as a Five Star Hospital for the 2nd year in a row. CMS currently recognizes 407 hospitals nationwide with five stars. This designation places DCMC in the top 9 percent of all hospitals in the country.
Published 2/19/2020 4:14:15 PM

Tom’s Story

More than 9 months after his laparoscopic Nissen procedure, Tom recommends anyone experiencing acid reflux issues to visit the Heartburn and Reflux Center at DCMC. “The fact of the matter is I haven’t taken a prescription drug for my stomach since the surgery. I’ve taken antacid a few times, but I think everyone does that on occasion. I have not had a stomach problem since,” shared Tom. “The whole team was very respectful and accommodating; they took care of me and made sure I was comfortable. Most importantly, they cured my illness.”
Published 2/18/2020 11:36:38 AM
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