Medical/Surgical/Pediatric Inpatient Unit
Day Kimball Hospital
First Floor Floor
320 Pomfret Street
Putnam, CT 06260
(860) 928-6541 ext 2234
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The Medical/Surgical/Pediatric Unit at Day Kimball Hospital offers inpatient hospital services for patients ranging from pediatric to geriatrics. The population of patients cared for make this unit unique. The unit has 47 beds. In this mix of patients, there are 8 telemetry beds, 6 pediatric beds, and a hospice room.
The most frequent medical diagnoses cared for are patients with diabetes, cancer, stroke, and cardiopulmonary disease, as well as surgical patients.
Pediatric patient populations include diagnoses related to respiratory and gastrointestinal problems, as well as surgical procedures such as appendectomies and repair of limb fractures.
Our current Medica/Surgical/Pediatric Unit visiting hours can be found here. However, special instructions may be given if the patient is on isolation. In addition, special consideration is given to family members or significant others who cannot visit during visiting hours. Visitors who have flu like symptoms should not come. Respiratory etiquette stations are available for visitor use.
August 16, 2018
Day Kimball Hospital scored better than all other Connecticut hospitals, and well above the state and national average, on a Medicare report for timely treatment of sepsis, a serious complication of...
August 2, 2018
Day Kimball Healthcare’s (DKH) 15th Annual Cruisin’ for Cancer Care event was held on June 24 at the Thompson Speedway and raised $5,800 to benefit the Northeast Connecticut Cancer Fund of DKH. The...
July 5, 2018
Jillian Mancini, staff pharmacist for Day Kimball Hospital’s Pharmacy department, has been named employee of the month for June by Day Kimball Healthcare (DKH).
Mancini has been a pharmacist for...
July 3, 2018
The eighth annual Paddle for a Cure, held Sunday, June 10 at Riverside Park in Brooklyn, CT, has raised $9,500 for the Rose Bove LaRose Cancer Center at Day Kimball Hospital. The funds will support...
July 2, 2018
Day Kimball Healthcare’s (DKH) Pastoral Care department received a donation from members from bankHometown’s Putnam branch on June 6. Jason Howard (second from left), bankHometown Assistant Manager, ...
June 28, 2018
Amanda Miller has been named Chief Experience Officer (CXO) at Day Kimball Healthcare (DKH), a nonprofit community hospital and healthcare system serving Northeast Connecticut and nearby...
June 18, 2018
Jessica Provencher, registered nurse (RN) for Day Kimball Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit (ICU), has been named employee of the month for May by Day Kimball Healthcare (DKH).
Provencher, who has...
May 22, 2018
Sponsorship Funds Already Benefiting Patients
Putnam Bank has signed on as the $25,000 presenting sponsor of the Day Kimball Hospital Golf Classic for the second year in a row. Funds from...
March 7, 2018
DKH Dr. Peter Neal, CCAR Recovery Coach Mary Gotlibowski, CCAR Recovery Coach Program Manager Jennifer Chadukiewicz, CCAR Emergency Department Recovery Coach Manager Jay Osborne, CCAR Recovery Coach...
March 1, 2018
Day Kimball Hospital has been chosen as one of four Connecticut hospitals to participate in a project that will test ways to determine if patients have needs related to housing, employment, food...
February 22, 2018
February is American Heart Month, a time to remind us all to focus on our hearts, and encourage our families, friends, and loved ones to get involved in heart health.
According to the American...
January 17, 2018
(l. to r.): DKH President and CEO Anne Diamond, DKH Employee of the Month Janet Yannotti, DKH Director of Surgical Services Cheryl Petrarca, DKH Operations Coordinator for ACU Linda Gervasio, and DKH...
January 5, 2018
Jeffrey Corrigan has been named Vice President of Human Resources at Day Kimball Healthcare (DKH), a nonprofit community hospital and healthcare system serving Northeast Connecticut and nearby...
December 22, 2017
CONGRESS MUST PASS MCKINLEY-THOMPSON BILL (H.R.4392) AND BLOCK $1.6 BILLION IN CUTS TO 340B HOSPITALS
What is 340B?
Congress created the 340B...
December 18, 2017
At Day Kimball Healthcare, we celebrate "DKH Champions of the Human Spirit" - those people (staff, patients or community members) who are inspirational examples of dedication to health, wellness and...
November 16, 2017
Judith Favreau, registered nurse (RN) case manager has been named employee of the month for October at Day Kimball Healthcare (DKH).
Favreau, whose experience in the medical field spans 45 years, ...
October 31, 2017
Rating Places DKH in Top Third
of Hospitals in State and Nation
The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit health care ratings organization, today released new Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades. ...
October 6, 2017
Patients covered by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield insurance can pay lower in-network copayments when they receive care at Day Kimball Hospital or from a Day Kimball Medical Group primary care...
October 6, 2017
In the battle against breast cancer, NE CT knows how to call in the troops
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, when the color pink becomes infused with the autumn paint pallet, and the...
August 21, 2017
Day Kimball Hospital’s Rose Bove LaRose Cancer Center has joined the likes of Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center and Yale Cancer Center/Smilow Cancer Hospital in...
September 8, 2018
Ladies Only Golf Tournament
Saturday, September 8
Harrisville Golf Course
125 Harrisville Road, Woodstock, CT
Tee off with the ladies of the Woman's Board!
8:00 a.m. - Registration and light...