A picture is worth a thousand words, and our pictures could save your life! The Bullock County Radiology Department is home to the GE Bright Speed 16 Slice CT Scanner which aids in the detection of strokes, aneurysms and blood clots. The superior image quality reveals strong blood flow in the veins and arteries as well as identifying blockages.
For additional information, please call 334.738.2140
Should an unfortunate accident or unexpected illness occur, the highly skilled medical professionals in the Bullock County Hospital Emergency Department are there for you! With 24-hour physician coverage and an experienced nursing staff, we have what it takes to provide you with superior emergency care. We provide quality treatment, often with little or no waiting time. We have a commitment to quality patient care and strive to keep you as comfortable as possible. We also offer emergency transport to area facilities if this is the best option for the patient’s care.
The Emergency Department is staffed by a licensed physician 24 hours 7 days a week.They utilize best care practices to provide patients with the quality of service and treatment that we are proud of and that they deserve.
The Gateway Unit at Bullock County Hospital provides short term psychiatric inpatient care. The unit is designed to treat psychiatric patients with and without concurrent medical issues.
Patients may be admitted on a voluntary basis or by court order. All admissions must be approved by Bullock County Hospital's Psychiatrist(s) and must meet the criteria for inpatient treatment. The average length of stay is seven days but stays may be longer if necessary for stabilization.
To make a referral or for more information, please call 334.738.1453, or complete the referral form below and fax it to 334.738.1503 . Medicaid, Medicare and most commercial insurances accepted.
Bullock County Hospital’s Laboratory offers quality lab services with fast turnaround times, providing the physicians and their patients with accurate results. Our dedicated staff of skilled lab professionals combined with the advances in technology ensures that your doctor receives reliable data. This information is necessary to diagnose, evaluate, and monitor your health. Our lab offers same-day service on most routine test.
If you have questions regarding your billing statement or insurance claims, or to make a payment towards your bill, please contact 334.738.1424 or 334.738.1428
To contact a patient or for more information on contacting a patient, please call the hospital directly at, 334.738.2140
For information regaurding visting hours , please call the hospital directly at, 334.738.2140
To receive considerate, respectful, and compassionate care regardless of your age, gender, race, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, or disabilities.
To receive care in a safe environment free from all forms of abuse, neglect, or harassment.
To be called by your proper name and to be told the names of the doctors, nurses, and other health care team members involved in your care.
To have a family member or representative of your choice and your own physician notified promptly of your admission to the hospital, if you so choose.
To be told by your doctor about your diagnosis and possible prognosis, the benefits and risks of treatment, and expected outcome of treatment, including unanticipated outcomes.
You have the right to give written informed consent before any non emergency procedure begins.
To have your pain assessed and reassessed and to be involved in decisions about managing your pain.
To be free from restraints and seclusion in any form that is not medically required.
To expect full consideration of your privacy and confidentiality in care discussions, examinations, and treatments. You may ask for a chaperone during any type of examination.
To access protective and advocacy services in cases of abuse or neglect.
To participate in decisions about your care, treatment, and services provided, including the right to refuse treatment to the extent permitted by law. If you leave the hospital against the advice of your doctor, the hospital and doctors will not be responsible for any medical consequences that may occur.
To sign language or foreign-language interpreter services. We will provide interpretation
services as needed.
To make an advance directive, appointing someone to make health care decisions for you if
you are unable. If you do not have an advance directive, we can provide you with information.
To be involved in your discharge plan. You can expect to be told in a timely manner of the need for planning your discharge or transfer to another facility or level of care. Before your discharge, you can expect to receive information about follow-up care that you may need.
To receive detailed information about your hospital and physician charges.
To expect that all communications and records about your care are confidential, unless disclosure
is allowed by law. You have the right to see or get a copy of your medical records and have the information explained if needed. You may add information to your medical record by contacting the Medical Records Department. Upon request, you have the right to receive a list of to whom your personal health information was disclosed.
To participate in ethical decisions that arise in the course of your care.
To choose who may visit during your stay; the chosen visitors will be given full and equal privileges consistent with the patient’s wishes, subject to clinical restrictions or limitations. You have the right to deny or withdraw consent to visitation at any time.
To voice your concerns about the care you receive. If you have a problem or complaint, you may talk with your doctor, nurse manager or a department manager.
Bullock County Hospital offers both inpatient and outpatient physical therapy services in Union Springs. What does that mean? Residents of Bullock County and the surrounding areas do not have to drive to Montgomery, Troy, or Eufaula for physical therapy sessions. Save time and money by choosing to have physical therapy close to home.
Ask your doctor for a referral for Physical Therapy in Union Springs. If you see a physician out of town and prefer the convenience of having therapy sessions close to home, request physical therapy with Phillip Whatley, DPT at Bullock County Hospital.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact the Physical Therapy Department at 334.738.1484 or fax referrals to 334.738.2103.
We look forward to providing you with exceptional care and service!
Phillip Whatley, DPT