New physician Ahlawat joins PCH

Thursday, September 8, 2016 Dr. Aditya Ahlawat Courtesy photo Putnam County Hospital has announced the addition of Dr. Aditya Ahlawat, MD to the hospital medical staff team. Dr. Ahlawat will care for patients in a variety of ways as he takes on a multi-disciplinary role with the organization. Dr. Ahlawat will [...]

Putnam County Hospital Guild hosting membership drive

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 The Putnam County Hospital Guild is conducting its annual membership drive. The Hospital Guild is a charitable organization dedicated to assisting Putnam County Hospital (PCH) in carrying out its mission and improving the lives of its patients through service and fundraising. The organization is open to [...]

PCH expands heart services with cardiologists five days a week

Sunday, October 4, 2015 Putnam County Hospital has partnered with Franciscan Health to expand its heart services. Cardiologists with Indiana Heart Physicians, a Franciscan Physician Network practice, are now seeing patients -- right here at PCH in Greencastle. Putnam County Hospital offers comprehensive heart care in a comfortable and convenient [...]

PCH hosting Sept. 10 community blood drive

Friday, September 4, 2015 Putnam County Hospital will host a blood drive with South Bend Medical Foundation (SBMF) on Thursday, Sept. 10. The blood drive is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The mobile unit will be located in front of the PCH Surgery Center. As an incentive, the SBMF [...]

Did you know? Patients have Direct Access to Therapists

Patients have the freedom to choose his or her own physical therapist. Have you recently experienced an injury or sprain?  Are you experiencing aches and pains from that injury? Did you know that you now have Direct Access to a physical therapist to treat your concern? In 2013, Indiana passed legal [...]

Infection Disease Physician Seeing Patients at Putnam County Hospital

Beginning June 2015, Dr. Jim Richardson will join the Putnam County Hospital outpatient clinic schedule as a representative of the Comprehensive Infectious Disease of Indiana team.  He will see patients every Wednesday afternoon in the third floor outpatient clinic area inside Putnam County Hospital. Dr. Richardson graduated from the IU School [...]

Balanced Pain Management Treatment Coming to Community

Putnam County Hospital will soon open a balanced pain management center at the Putnam County Hospital Surgery Center and Outpatient Clinic area inside the hospital. Putnam County Pain Management Center will diagnose acute and chronic pain and create individualized treatment plans for patients based on a number of considerations, including [...]

Putnam Prompt Care After-Hours Clinic opening April 20

Putnam Prompt Care, an acute after-hours clinic located inside Putnam County Hospital, is excited to begin seeing patients on Monday, April 20, 2015. Putnam Prompt Care will be open seven days a week, Monday through Friday, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, noon [...]

Putnam County Hospital awarded HFAP accreditation

[Greencastle, Indiana] – Putnam County Hospital was awarded accreditation from the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP), an independent, accreditation organization recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). It earned this distinction after HFAP conducted an extensive and objective review of the (hospital, lab, ambulatory physical therapy, etc)’s quality [...]