The staff at Santiam Hospital & Clinics is focused on three primary areas to assist patients and families in their care, ongoing treatment and recovery:

• Social Services
• Discharge Planning
• Utilization Review

The team is comprised of care managers who are committed to delivering personalized services to promote continuity and quality of care.

The following are some of the areas where Santiam Hospital & Clinics Care Management Staff can assist:

  • Medical equipment and supplies
  • Resources for alternate levels of care
    • Assisted Living,
    • Intermediate Care Facility
    • Adult Foster Care
    • Residential Care Facility
    • Skilled Nursing Facility
    • etc.
  • Arrange hospice care
  • Resources for respite care
  • Medication assistance programs
  • Finding a local provider
  • Respiratory and oxygen supplies
  • Resources for the aging and disabled persons
  • How to locate a local caregiver
  • Resources for caregiver support
  • Resources for financial support (Disability, Medicaid, Oregon Health Plan)
  • Discharge planning following an acute hospitalization
  • Arrange for Home Health Services
  • Resources for grief or bereavement support programs
  • Resources for support groups and counseling
  • Assist with finding homeless shelters or shelters for domestic violence victims
  • Resources for transportation
  • Resources for abuse against the elderly/disabled or children
  • Crisis resources
  • Substance abuse programs

Phone: 503.769.9245
Fax: 503.769.2873

This hospital has the most wonderful staff! From the receptionist, doctors, nurses, everyone I’ve met have been the most caring and understanding individuals I’ve ever met. Ps the people who work in the kitchen who make the meals are outstanding!!


Our family has been patients for many years. The doctors, nurses, and staff are always friendly, attentive, thorough, and knowledgeable. They really go above and beyond even being able to schedule same-day appointments if necessary.