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Emergency Department

The SOMC Emergency Department has gained national attention for customer service initiatives, including drastically shorter wait times. Read more about our exciting developments.

Heart Care

The Heart Care Unit is a 12-bed unit responsible for the care of adult cardiac patients and patients recovering from open heart surgery. Learn more.


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Home Health

SOMC Home Health is the first hospital-based home care service in the state of Ohio, dating back to 1966. See what sets it apart.


SOMC Hospice is one of the first hospital-based hospice agencies in the state. See how it has grown.

Intensive Care Unit

This state-of-the-art 16-bed unit was designed by our own staff and built in 1998. Find out what makes it unique.

Inpatient Rehabilitation

Getting patients back to life following an orthopedic, neurologic or other condition resulting in a loss of function is our goal. Learn more about our unique services.


Our maternity department has ranked among the top 1 percent of hospital units in the nation for both patient and employee satisfaction. Learn more.

Medical Surgical Care

This 30-bed unit is located on the third floor and provides care to adolescent, adult, and geriatric aged patients with a variety of diagnoses. Learn more.

Orthopedic Care

This 30 bed medical/surgical unit is responsible for the care of adolescent, adult and geriatric medical patients with a broad range of medical diagnoses and specializes in the care of the surgical orthopedic client post-operatively, during their inpatient stay. Learn more.


Pediatric Services at SOMC are dedicated to providing the highest quality of care to our area's children.

Progressive Care

This 30-bed monitored unit provides care to cardiac, med/surg, hemodialysis and oncology patients. See what makes us special.

Senior Behavioral Medicine Care Unit

The Senior Behavioral Medicine Care Unit is asecure, 15 private-bed, acute care service for individuals 65 years or older who are experiencing psychiatric symptoms such as dementia, depression, Alzheimer’s and psychosis. The unit provides access to psychiatric evaluations, group and individual psychotherapy, medication education and follow-up care.


This newly-expanded, state-of-the-art department features the latest technology and procedures. See what makes us proud.

Surgical Vascular Care

This 30-bed surgical unit uses a multi-disciplinary team approach to caring for vascular and general surgery patients. Learn more.