HEALTHCARE

Humphreys County Health Department
725 Holly Lane
Waverly, TN  37185
(931) 296-2231

Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed on all state holidays.

Services Offered:

  • Child-Adult Health Immunizations
  • Wic program and Nutrition counseling for children under age 5 and women, pregnant and postpartum
  • TB Elimination Program
  • Children Special Services
  • Tennessee Birth Certificates(Certified)
  • Death Certificates (Certified)
  • Acknowledgment of Paternity
  • Breast-Cervical Program
  • Family Planning Services
  • Primary Care-Provides medical services for uninsured/underinsured patients: including lab services, pharmacy assistance and diabetes counseling

Humphreys County Health Dept. support United Ways, We Care We Help Program-providing limited funding for uninsured patients to receive specialty or diagnostic care.


 

Humphreys County Nursing Home
670 Hwy 13 South
Waverly, TN 37185
(931) 296-2532 Phone
(931) 296-0829 Fax

Humphreys County Nursing Home is a 66-bed facility offering skilled care that includes physical, speech, and occupation therapy as well as intermediate care. We recognize that each resident has a unique set of needs, so our interdisciplinary care team, including members of nursing, dietary social service activities and therapy, partner with the resident and family alike to develop a personalized plan of care. Our Restorative Care Department and Activity Department develop resident-specific programs to help resident maintain their highest level of function, and we encourage residents to choose activities, schedules, and health care consistent with their interest, assessments and plans of care – we want our residents to make choices about their life in our facility. For more information about Humphreys County Nursing Home, please call (931) 296-2532.

 



Three Rivers Hospital
 
451 Highway 13 S
Waverly, Tennessee 37185
(931) 296-4203

Three Rivers Hospital is located in Waverly, Tennessee (Humphreys County), and is 65 miles west of Nashville, Tennessee.

Three Rivers Hospital is a 25,734 square foot general acute and outpatient facility situated on an eight acre campus, with a medical office building attached to the facility.  The Hospital was originally opened in 1961, and was owned and operated by local physicians.  Over the years the hospital has changed ownership and its name a few times.

The hospital at one point in time was named after the USS Nautilus – the world’s first nuclear powered submarine to travel underneath the Arctic ice cap to go where no man had gone before:  the North Pole.  The Nautilus Hospital was named such in honor and recognition of Captain William R. Anderson who was a native of Humphreys County.

Recognizing the need to preserve and expand hospital services locally, community leaders rallied to form a Tennessee nonprofit corporation for the purpose to purchase Three Rivers Hospital and make it a viable hospital for the local community.  On August 1, 2008, Humphreys County Community Health Services, Inc., acquired all of the assets of the for-profit and is in the process of converting Three Rivers Hospital to a nonprofit hospital.

Three Rivers Hospital is a Critical Access Hospital and is licensed for 25 acute care beds and 10 Swing Beds.

The physician staff includes Cardiology, Cardiovascular/Thoracic Services, Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Orthopedics, Pathology, Pediatrics, Physical Medicine/Rehab/Pain Management, Podiatry, Pulmonary, Radiology and Urology.

The following services are provided at Three Rivers Hospital:  24-Hour Emergency Room, Laboratory, Medical, Pediatrics, Social Services, Clinical Dietician Counseling, Physical Therapy, Radiology Services including CAT scanner, Mammography, Bone Densitometry, Echocardiogram and Ultrasound, Respiratory Therapy including Cardiac Holter monitoring and Pulmonary Function Testing, and Surgery (Endoscopic, Laparoscopic and Outpatient Surgery).  The 24-hour Emergency Room is staffed with qualified Emergency Room physicians.  The Emergency Department consists of 2,400 square feet, including two (2) trauma/treatment rooms and three (3) examination rooms.

The mission of the hospital is to continuously improve the health of the people of its community.  In carrying out its mission and in being an active, caring member of the community, the Hospital serves the community in a variety of ways.  One of the primary ways the Hospital serves the community is by providing charity care to populations for which it receives no compensation or receives compensation at rates significantly less than established rates from patients who receive partial charity.  Seventy percent of the population served is Medicare/TennCare patients and the reimbursement received from the government for providing services is at best 101% of cost.

Three Rivers Hospital is committed to improving the health in Humphreys County by providing wellness programs, community health education programs, and other community benefit activities identified for all the stages of life.  The Hospital participates in fundraising for “Relay for Life” and “The United Way”.

Three Rivers Hospital strives to be your hospital of choice.  When an illness requires you to be seen by an out-of-town specialty physician who does not practice in Humphreys County, we ask that you consider Three Rivers Hospital when your physician orders Lab, Radiology, Physical Therapy, Holter Monitor and Respiratory Services.  Three Rivers Hospital also provides Swing Beds for those who require extended days of care and rehabilitation after an acute inpatient stay either at our hospital or another hospital.   Just knowing that your loved one is being cared for just a few minutes from your home is comforting and convenient. 

The qualified staff of Three Rivers Hospital welcomes the opportunity to serve you and your family’s healthcare needs in a caring and compassionate manner.

 


 

Waverly Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center
895 Powers Blvd.
Waverly, TN 37185
(931) 296-7552

We are Medicare and Medicaid certified. We provide a unique combination of short or long term care in a spacious home like atmosphere. We offer many services such as 24 hour nursing care, Physical, Occupational, and Speech therapies, appealing therapeutic diets, housekeeping and laundry services, specialized activity programs, social services as well as restorative/rehabilitative approaches. For more information or if you would like to tour the facility feel free to drop by or call our Admissions Coordinator, Belinda Richardson at (931) 296-7552.

 

 



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