Our philosophy is to embrace extraordinary care that is offered close to home. Begin here with Santiam Hospital & Clinics where you will find comprehensive care for you and your family.

Whether patients begin their care at Santiam Hospital & Clinics or with our Ambulance, Emergency Department, Family Birth Center, Surgery Center, or one of our Santiam Medical Clinics, our goal is our commitment to provide extraordinary care for our patients and community .

Patients in the care of Santiam Hospital & Clinics experience comfortable accommodations while in the care of experienced health professionals. We maintain this high quality of personalized care to promote a healing environment.

We promote healthy living by empowering our patients to embrace a healthy lifestyle. Together with Santiam Hospital, you will experience a stronger, longer, and healthier life that is well within your reach. We are here for you as your medical family.

Preparing For Your Stay

You can learn more about preparing for a Hospital stay, billing and financial services, and support programs designed to make sure you have everything you need.

What to Bring

If you know that you are going to be admitted to Santiam Hospital. We wanted to provide some tips in order to make your stay more comfortable in order for you to be fully prepared.

  • Documents & paperwork. Insurance cards, a list of medications you are currently taking,
    telephone numbers to family members and close friends. If you have a written power of attorney or a living will.
  • Comfortable clothing that is lose and short sleeved.
  • Eyeglasses if you wear them.
  • Toiletries, if you have specific items. Toiletries are provided to you at the hospital.
  • Photos or small personal items.

Going Home

Your treatment is complete and it’s time to go home. Make sure you take all of your personal belongings with you. Your nurse can assist you with your valuables and personal medications. Your nurse can also schedule your ride home with a family member.

Upon leaving the hospital, you will be given written instructions personalized to assist in your recovery, which may include guidelines for:

  • Activity level
  • Diet
  • Medications
  • Limitations
  • Follow-up appointments
  • Schedule for returning to work

Please note, newborns and small children must be securely fastened in car seats when going home from the hospital.

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.