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Door County Medical Center Experiences

Top-notch medical care is often equated with the nation's urban centers, and it is undoubtedly true that some of the finest healthcare and research facilities in the world are located in America's cities. What is also true is that some of the best hospitals can be found in rural America.
Published 11/6/2020 7:00:00 AM

Door County Medical Center Experiences: The Kelsey’s

Once we hit 45, one common refrain we can expect to hear at the doctor's office is, “You need to get a colonoscopy.” A colonoscopy is one of the most important things that you can do for your long-term health. Learn about the experience had by the Kelsey family and think about scheduling your colonoscopy today.
Published 10/30/2020 7:00:00 AM

Online COVID-19 Screening Form Available Tuesday, October 13

In order to accommodate increased testing of COVID-19, Door County Medical Center has established an online COVID-19 Screening Form. 
Published 10/12/2020 3:39:56 PM

Door County Medical Center (DCMC) Institutes No Visitor Policy

October 1, 2020 - Visitors to the hospital will not be allowed effective immediately at Door County Medical Center (DCMC).
Published 10/1/2020 4:22:18 PM

Preventing Colorectal Cancer: Getting a Screening is Easier (and More Important) than You Think

Once we hit 45, one common refrain we can expect to hear at the doctor’s office is, “You need to get a colonoscopy.” The thought of getting a colonoscopy often makes people cringe. And yet, a colonoscopy is one of the most important things that you can do for your long-term health.
Published 8/25/2020 9:29:51 AM

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

Ticks and Lyme Disease

Do you spend a lot of time outdoors, especially in the woods? Are you able to identify a tick bite? Door County Medical Center offers the following tips and reminders to help everyone recognize and treat tick-related incidents.

Published 7/24/2019 5:15:09 PM

How to Detect and Prevent Skin Cancer

Door County has the highest rate of skin cancer in Wisconsin and its rate is twice the state average! As summer heats up, and to celebrate UV Safety Awareness month, DCMC is providing important information about how to detect and prevent skin cancer. 

Published 7/17/2019 11:58:53 AM

June is Men’s Health Month

We all know that men visit their doctor less often than women, but did you know that, according to a 2014 survey by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, men are 50% less likely than women to have visited a doctor during the course of a two-year period. Additionally, men are three times more likely to admit going five years without a visit and twice as likely to admit that, as an adult, they had never seen a doctor or health professional. The result? While a number of factors are probably involved—men tend to take a greater number of risks, and have more dangerous professions than women—women on average, live seven years longer than men and are less likely to die from eight of the top ten causes of death in the U.S.
Published 6/19/2017 3:42:00 PM
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