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Hedrick Medical Center | Services & Specialties

When Time is Critical, Choose Saint Luke's

Our Missouri hospitals are all recognized as Time Critical Diagnosis Centers for stroke

Hedrick Medical Center’s Emergency Department (ED) is staffed 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Our physicians are board-certified in a combination of specialties, including emergency medicine, internal medicine, and pediatrics.

Innovative, lifesaving care

Hedrick Medical Center gives patients in Chillicothe, and surrounding communities local access to world-class stroke and heart care. As a member of Saint Luke’s Health System, our physicians and nurses are trained in the same care protocols that have earned Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute and Saint Luke’s Marion Bloch Neuroscience Institute a reputation for innovative, lifesaving care.

Hedrick Medical Center is designated a Level III Time Critical Diagnosis Center for Stroke by the state of Missouri. Patients needing a higher level of care have direct access to Saint Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, MO.

Hedrick Medical Center’s ED also features:

  • Helicopter pad for air transfer in cases where tertiary services are needed
  • Psychiatric emergency response team – linked through telemedicine to Saint Luke’s North Hospital in Smithville, MO
  • Sexual assault nurse examiners (SANE) to document and treat victims of inflicted violence

For more information about Hedrick Medical Center’s emergency services, call 660-646-1480.

Learn more about other emergency services available within Saint Luke’s Health System.

Hedrick Medical Center
2799 N Washington St
Chillicothe, MO 64601