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About Us

DCH Health System President/CEO: Bryan Kindred

Under local ownership and leadership for almost 90 years, the DCH Health System has continually evolved to offer advanced caring to West Alabama. Today, the DCH Health System includes DCH Regional Medical Center, Northport Medical Center, Fayette Medical Center and Pickens County Medical Center.

DCH Regional Medical Center is the cornerstone of the DCH system. The 583-bed Regional Medical Center offers a variety of specialty units and advanced services, including cancer, cardiology, robotic and minimally invasive surgery, and the region's most advanced trauma center.

Northport Medical Center is a 204-bed community hospital that offers a full range of inpatient and outpatient services. The facility also operates important specialty services, including the DCH Rehabilitation Pavilion and North Harbor Pavilion for mental health.

Fayette Medical Center, through a lease agreement with the DCH Health System, is a 61-bed rural hospital that offers the residents of Fayette County inpatient care, along with sophisticated diagnostic equipment, surgical techniques and specialty clinics. A 122-bed nursing home on site is fully accredited and licensed for intermediate and skilled nursing care.

Pickens County Medical Center is a 56-bed county owned hospital in Carrollton. Pickens County Medical Center provides inpatient and outpatient services, including surgical services, an intensive care unit, therapy services and imaging services.

Through these hospitals, the Health System provides a wide range of health care services. Click here to learn more about our services.


Mission Statement

DCH Health System provides high-quality, compassionate community-based health services to the communities we serve through our employees, physicians and volunteers in a financially responsible manner. 

Vision

DCH Health System will be the best health system in the nation for patients to receive care, employees and volunteers to work and physicians to practice medicine.