About STRHS - Winchester 

STRHS-Winchester, in conjunction with its sister campus in Sewanee, is a 198-bed acute and skilled care facility.

STRHS-Winchester is a comprehensive medical facility licensed for 131 acute beds and 26 skilled care/nursing home beds and is fully accredited by the Joint Commission. The wide array of services available at Southern Tennessee Medical Center, combined with a qualified and diverse medical and nursing staff, is designed to meet the healthcare needs for the people and communities of Southern Middle Tennessee.

The sister facility, located on the campus of the beautiful University of the South in Sewanee, is a 21-bed general acute care facility and a 20-bed skilled care facility which provides high quality health care for a progressive and supportive community. The nursing and support staff strive to provide individualized care directed to the specific needs of each patient.

The facility at STRHS-Winchester features a 10-bed ICU, a 12-bed Geriatric Psychiatry Unit, a 12-bed Acute Inpatient Physical Rehabilitation Unit, a Skilled Nursing Unit, Sleep Lab, Cardiac Cath Lab, five OR Suites and two Endoscopy Suites. There is also a 13-bay Emergency Room with over 15,000 annual visits. The Sewanee facility has a four-bay Emergency Room that sees over 5,000 patients every year. Radiology services include MRI, CT, PET/CT, Mammography, Nuclear Medicine, Ultrasound and X-ray.

Mission, Vision and High Five Guiding Principles

Mission

Making Communities Healthier®

Vision

We want to create places where:

  • people choose to come for healthcare 
  • physicians want to practice 
  • employees want to work 

High Five Guiding Principles

  • Delivering high quality patient care
  • Supporting physicians
  • Creating excellent workplaces for our employees
  • Taking a leadership role in our communities
  • Ensuring fiscal responsibility 

Accreditation
Joint Commission accreditation addresses all complaints that pertain to patient safety or quality of care issues within the scope of Joint Commission standards. The Joint Commission has a toll-free hotline number that gives patients, their families, caregivers and others an opportunity to share concerns regarding quality of care issues at this accredited hospital.

The toll-free number is 1-800-994-6610, or visit http://www.jointcommission.org/.