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Quality care at your hometown hospital

Tanner Medical Center/East Alabama provides expanded healthcare services to the east Alabama community.

Tanner Medical Center/East Alabama

A community hospital serving Wedowee, Randolph County and the greater east Alabama region, Tanner Medical Center/East Alabama is your gateway to all the resources of a regional health system.

Opened in 2017, the hospital’s construction was financed by a 1% sales tax approved by Randolph County’s voters. The 50,000-square-foot 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.

Supported by primary care clinics in the Randolph County communities of Roanoke, Woodland and Wedowee, Tanner Medical Center/East Alabama also offers a host of specialty services, including gastroenterology, gynecology, heart care, rehabilitation services, ophthalmology and sleep medicine.

In 2023, David Griffin, MD, FACS, a general surgeon with Carrollton Surgical Group, began offering numerous surgical procedures at Tanner Medical Center/East Alabama.

tanner medical center east alabama lobby

Airy, light-filled spaces for healing with an experienced, friendly team of healthcare professionals.

tanner medical center east alabama patient room

Large, comfortably appointed private rooms.

tanner medical center east alabama operating room

Onsite diagnostic imaging, laboratory services, emergency medical care, surgical suite and more.

 

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

Floorplans


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.

Blogs

Helping Loved Ones Resistant to Hospice Care
Helping Loved Ones Resistant to Hospice Care

Having a loved one nearing the end of life can be a difficult time for both the patient and their family members. Oftentimes, hospice care is recommended as a way to provide comfort and support during this difficult transition. However, some loved ones may be resistant to hospice care and may not understand the benefits it can provide. By understanding their fears and concerns, answering their questions and more, families can help their loved ones receive the care they need.

Winter Sports Injury? Here’s What to Do
Winter Sports Injury? Here’s What to Do

Maybe your child slips at the ice rink or your teen crashes into another basketball player. Or, you have a hard spill while hiking or hitting the slopes. All it takes is one wrong move for a winter sports injury. While it’s the same for any season, winter does put us at higher risk for injury.

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