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New website launched by Biden Administration

President Joe Biden's administration launched a website March 30 that is meant to be a "one-stop shop" to help people access vaccines,…

MASK UPDATE

If you are fully vaccinated for Covid-19, you are NOT required to wear a mask in the hospital or DMC Clinics at this time.  For more…

Cancer Treatment Centers of America Atlanta and Dorm…

Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) Atlanta and Dorminy Medical Center in Fitzgerald, Ga. announced a partnership to offer…

Expanded Visitor Restrictions at DMC

Due to a surge of positive COVID-19 cases locally and in surrounding counties, Dorminy Medical Center is taking extra precautions to try…

DMC's 2021 Daisy Winner

Congrats to our 2021 DAISY Award winner, Connie Johns, RN. Connie has been recognized for the compassionate care she provides to her…

DMC welcomes new hospital board member

DMC welcomes New Hospital Authority of Ben Hill Board Member, Leah Ward Foster!

Leah Foster was sworn in as a new board member during the…

DMC Expands Surgical Services

Dr. Dearl V. BirdSong, M.D., joins DMC Surgical Associates January 2021

Dorminy Medical Center Joins #MaskUpGA Campaign

Dorminy Medical Center has joined #MaskUpGA, a campaign to encourage all Georgians to make the choice to wear face coverings when in…

DMC Asks for Your Help

DMC Asks for Your Help

Fitzgerald and Ben Hill County continue to see high numbers of COVID-19 positive patients. We can all be very…

DMC Family Physicians Welcomes New Family Nurse Prac…

DMC is excited to announce a new provider will join one of our healthcare practices this month. Family nurse practitioner Patty Parrish,…

COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update: As your healthcare provider, all of us at DMC have your health and safety as our primary concern. While there are no…

The State of Georgia has a new COVID-19 hotline

The State of Georgia has a new COVID-19 hotline. If you believe that you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to the…

DMC Medical Records Access

Although we have restricted access to DMC, patients can still access medical records if necessary. If you need copies of medical records,…

DMC Volunteer and Chaplaincy services suspended unti…

In order to protect our volunteers, we have closed the gift shop and suspended the Chaplaincy services until further notice. For…

DMC Hotline

For questions or concerns, contact our DMC Hotline at 229-424-7340. We are available 24/7.

Dorminy Medical Center Update

Public News Release
As you are now aware, cases of coronavirus (#COVID19) have been confirmed in Georgia. While none of these cases have…

Visitor Policy Update

March 10, 2020 - Fitzgerald, GA

Dorminy Medical Center continues to monitor the global COVID-19 outbreak closely. At this time, there are…

Labor and Delivery services closing at local hospita…

Dorminy Medical Center will close its labor and delivery department, effective March 2,2020.

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Hospital Authority of Ben Hill County welcomes a new…

(August 2019, Fitzgerald, Ga.) - DMC welcomes our newest hospital board member, Scott Spivey! "Scott demonstrates great commitment to our…

DMC Welcomes New Physical Therapist, Jim Shiflett

Please join DMC and the rehab department in welcoming Jim Shiflett, physical therapist! He brings 30 years of physical therapy experience…

DMC Welcomes New Pharmacist, Brett Crumbley

DMC welcomes Brett Crumbley, PharmD, our newest member of the Pharmacy Department. He recently completed Pharmacy school and brings a…

Dorminy Medical Center and Tift Regional Medical Cen…

Cancer patients in Fitzgerald will now be able to receive treatments much closer to home through a partnership with Dorminy Medical Center…

DMC Employees Donate Supplies to the 3rd Annual Back…

Thanks to all of our DMC employees who donated supplies and monies to help with the 3rd Annual Backpack + School Supply Giveaway hosted by…

DMC donates bottled water to benefit Fitzgerald Fire…

DMC proudly supports our local firemen by donating bottled water for the Fitzgerald Fire Department’s Water Drive. We appreciate all you…

3rd Annual Harmony Jubilee “Pedaling for a Purpose” …

The 3rd Annual Harmony Jubilee “Pedaling for a Purpose” Foundation Bike Ride is scheduled for Saturday, September 28, 2019 at Paulk Park…

Community Bank of Fitzgerald keeps their state taxes…

Thanks to Community Bank of Fitzgerald for paying their Georgia corporate income taxes with an $80,000 donation to Dorminy Medical Center.…

DMC Appreciation Reception for DMC Auxiliary Volunte…

To show appreciation to our dedicated DMC Auxiliary group, DMC hosted a reception in their honor on Friday, June 7th at 9:30 am, in the…

DMC Auxiliary Volunteers renovates hospital lobby se…

FITZGERALD, Ga. – The Dorminy Medical Center Auxiliary Volunteers not only give of their time on a daily basis, but they are extremely…

DMC participated in the "Heart to Heart" conversatio…

DMC enjoyed participating in the “Heart to Heart” conversation at GA Heart on June 12th. A huge thanks to Georgia HEART Hospital Program

2019 William E. Smallwood Scholarship recipients

The 2019 William E. Smallwood Scholarship recipients were awarded during the FHS Honors night on May 16th at The Grand. The scholarship is…

Donate Life flag ceremony

DMC hosted a Donate Life flag ceremony in honor of Organ, Eye, and Tissue Donation on April 23rd at 10:30am in front of the hospital. We…

1st Annual Mental Health Resource Fair was a success…

DMC hosted our first Mental Health Resource Fair on Tuesday, May 7th from 8:30-12pm in the DMC Conference room. The event was FREE and…

DMC Foundation provides new signage and equipment

The DMC Foundation purchased a new defibrillator for the ICU department and had the Katherine R. Hill Doctors’ Center sign replaced with a…

DMC Recognized as Top 6th Small Hospital by Georgia …

DMC Recognized as Top 6th Small Hospital by Georgia Trend

Mental Health Awareness dinner held at The Grand

DMC Foundation sponsored a Mental Health Awareness dinner event January 31st.

Blevins returns to DMC as assistant DON

Jeanne Blevins has returned to the staff of Dorminy Medical Center as assistant director of nursing. She has also been named the director…

Ribbon cut for DMC Primary Care Sept. 24

About to snip the ribbon and DMC Primary Care on September 24 are Vanessa Melton, chair of the Hospital Board of Authority, Heath Parrish…

Annual mammograms help save women’s lives

Breast Cancer Awareness Month is here, and it’s time to start thinking about getting a mammogram, especially if you have not had one in a…

Dr. Shayla Curtis, DMC Family Physicians cut ribbon

Friends, well wishers and local dignitaries came out Monday morning for the ribbon cutting for Dr. Shayla Curtis and DMC Family Physicians…

Students shadow medical jobs at DMC

These Fitzgerald High School and Move on When Ready juniors and seniors are job shadowing in various departments at Dorminy Medical Center…

Dorminy Medical Center to Employ Local Physician Gro…

FITZGERALD, Georgia – Dorminy Medical Center is proud to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement to employ the medical…

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