Sanford Worthington Medical Center's Medical/Surgical patient care area in is dedicated to providing quality, comprehensive, care in a friendly, safe environment for people of all ages, from newborn to centenarian. We provide care for patients including the diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of illness, after illness, injury, or surgical procedures. We also attend to people with acute health conditions and those who are being treated with Pharmaceuticals (medications) to manage illness. We offer many diverse services such as: general medical-surgical services, orthopedics, pediatrics, and urology.
The patient care team of Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician’s Assistants, Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, and Health Unit Coordinators provide 24 hour a day care on this patient care unit. Many schools of nursing are represented on this unit at various times of the year. Our team embraces primary nursing, service excellence and evidence-based practices including patient education, pain management, case management, discharge planning and other interventions to restore or maintain your physical and psychosocial health. We offer you safe, reliable care that is responsive to patient needs and preferences.