Direct Admission

Pinnacle Regional Hospital is an acute care hospital that can directly admits patients needing inpatient care. We offer a quiet, comfortable facility with private patient rooms. This low-intensity environment provides our patients with an optimal scenario for rest and recovery. PRH’s nurse to patient ratios are usually 1:3, which means patients get lots of personal care and attention during their stay.

Hospitalist services are provided every day and specialist consults are scheduled as needed. Inpatient therapy services include physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech pathology.

There are many reasons patients may be admitted to a hospital, but these are some that are common:

  • Influenza
  • Pneumonia
  • Dehydration
  • Urinary tract infection
  • COPD
  • Cellulitis (skin infection)

PRH accepts admissions 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. For more information, please call PRH at 913-220-2866.

In case of emergency, always dial 9-1-1.