Welcome to Douglas County Memorial Hospital – DCMH

At Douglas County Memorial Hospital, we know that time spent with family
and friends is important to the health and recovery of our patients. In this section, you will find useful information about visiting a patient.  You will also find a list of guidelines we ask all visitors to follow for the privacy and well-being of our patients.

Our Address is:
Douglas County Memorial Hospital
708 8th Street
Armour, SD 57313

Facility doors are locked between 10 pm & 6 am.  There is a phone at the Emergency entrance to “Ring In”

Fathers and/or major support person are welcome 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Limit of two visitors total. Children under the age of 14 are permitted when accompanied by an adult.

Emergency Medicine Department
Two visitors may remain with each patient or upon staff  discretion.

Visitor Tips

  • Children under 14 years of age must be accompanied by an adult in all areas of the facility.
  • Patients need plenty of rest. Keep your visits short. Speak quietly and be considerate of those around you.
  • Make visits pleasant and cheerful. Bring lots of good news!
  • Respect privacy. Knock on closed doors.
  • Check with the nurse before giving food. Some patients are on special diets.
  • Pay attention to patient room door postings for special precautions.

Vending Machines:
For your convenience, vending machines offering beverages and snack foods are located in the front lobby of the facility.