Jasper has a large and talented medical community equipped to meet nearly every health care need of its residents. Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center is centrally located in Jasper and offers extensive health care services to Dubois and surrounding counties.
Numerous medical specialists provide the community with health care services ranging from family practice, internal medicine, pediatrics and obstetrics to cardiology, pulmonology, orthopedics, dermatology, neurology, psychiatry, urology, oncology, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, plastic and general surgery, along with other specialties. Dentistry and orthodontics are also readily available in Jasper.
For emergencies, Memorial Hospital’s emergency department and Urgent Care provides excellent care 24 hours, 7 days a week.
Nursing homes in Jasper provide excellent long-term care for the elderly. Brookside Village, Northwood Retirement Community, Cathedral Healthcare, St. Charles Health Campus, The Timbers of Jasper, and The Waters of Huntingburg offer their residents a place to call home while providing full-time care or an assisted living environment. Home Health Care agencies are also available.
As a regional health center established in 1951 under the sponsorship of the Little Company of Mary Sisters – USA, Memorial Hospital provides the local area with excellent health care services. Memorial Hospital is proud to serve an eight-county region including Crawford, Daviess, Dubois, Martin, Orange, Perry, Pike, and Spencer counties. With a team of over 250 physicians and advanced practice providers and more than 1,800 employees, the hospital provides care for over 254,000 outpatients, 29,000 emergency patients, and 6,600 inpatients on an annual basis.
While living out our mission and core values, the caregivers at Memorial Hospital have earned national recognition for excellence in quality of care with achieving both the 2018 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award and in 2020, Magnet® recognition. Memorial Hospital is one of only three healthcare organizations in the United States that has achieved both Magnet® and Baldrige status.
At Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center, our mission is to provide a compassionate, caring environment along with quality health care services. Experience the difference! For more information about Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center, visit www.mhhcc.org or call 812-996-2345.
Southern Hills Counseling Center
Southern Hills Counseling Center is also staffed by professionals who provide mental health care and counseling to residents of Dubois and surrounding counties. Southern Hills Counseling Center is located in a spacious modern building on Jasper’s southeast side. The facility offers privacy and is specially equipped for providing mental health services for individuals, families and children, as well as substance abuse programs. Southern Hills is staffed by a psychiatrist and numerous psychologists, social workers, and counselors. Services are provided for all age groups. Brief hospital care and day therapy services are available for those needing intensive treatment. In addition, Southern Hills staff offers consultation, education and assessment services to businesses, individuals, schools, and community organizations.
For more information about Southern Hills Counseling Center, call 812-482-3020 or 812-482-4020 for after-hours emergencies.
The Crisis Connection mission is to promote individual accountability and respect to end domestic violence and sexual assault through confidential crisis intervention, victim advocacy, primary prevention education, and collaboration with community partners. 24-hour hot line: 800-245-4590.