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Quality care at your hometown hospital

Since opening in 2018, Tanner Medical Center/East Alabama has provided expanded healthcare services to the east Alabama community.

Tanner Medical Center/East Alabama

Tanner Medical Center/East Alabama is a more than 50,000-square-foot critical access hospital located in Wedowee, Alabama, serving the communities of east Alabama.

Made possible by a 1 percent sales tax passed by Randolph County voters in August 2015 as a replacement for Wedowee Hospital, Tanner Medical Center/East Alabama is first and foremost the community's hospital.
The hospital features a 24-hour emergency department with eight exam rooms, 15 private inpatient beds, critical care support, on-site diagnostic imaging, an on-site modern laboratory, a state-of-the-art surgical suite, dining in the Tanner Café, a gift shop and more.


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tanner medical center east alabama lobby

Inside, you'll find comfortable, light-filled healing spaces and a helpful, friendly staff.

tanner medical center east alabama patient room

Beautifully decorated rooms keep you and your loved ones comfortable as you heal and recover.

tanner medical center east alabama operating room

And onsite diagnostic imaging and a modern laboratory plus a state-of-the-art surgical suite.


Patient Information Guide

Key information for your hospital stay, whether planning ahead or just admitted!

Location and Maps

Tanner Medical Center/East Alabama
1032 South Main Street
Wedowee, AL 36278
Phone: 256-357-2111

Campus Map


What you need to know

Visiting hours

Visitors are allowed unless restricted for patient safety. General care areas: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Intensive care: 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Smoking policy

No tobacco use of any kind — including smoking and smokeless tobacco — is permitted on Tanner hospital campuses except in designated tobacco use areas.

Gift shop

The Classy Cabinet Gift Shop at Tanner Medical Center/East Alabama is located just off the atrium on the ground floor.

Food options

The Tanner Café provides a wide variety of fresh and healthy options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.


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