During your stay at Dardanelle Regional, your care may be directed by a hospitalist, a physician who sees patients only when they are in the hospital. If this happens, it will be because your primary care physician is using the hospitalist service to provide you with timely and high-quality inpatient care. Hospitalists are focused only on inpatient care and are readily available to address your medical needs while you are here. To ensure that you have the best care available, hospitalists will stay in close communications with your family doctor and specialists, and will have access to your medical records.
TelevisionA television is provided in each patient room at no extra charge. Cable service allows our patients the opportunity to view stations including but not limited to: local television, USA, ABC Family, ESPN, E!, TV Land, Nickelodeon, Discovery and VH1. Please be considerate of others and keep the volume low.
SmokingArkansas law (Act 134) prohibits smoking anywhere on Dardanelle Regional Medical Center property. Violation of Act 134 is a Class C Misdemeanor. Please assist us in complying with the law by not smoking anywhere in the hospital, including your room.
Telephones are provided in all patient rooms. To make a local call, dial "9." Once you hear the dial tone, dial your number. To make a long-distance call, dial "9" plus "1" then the area code and phone number of the person you are trying to reach. Long distance calls must be made collect, with a calling card or charged to your home phone.
Cell phones may be used in the hospital except in certain restricted areas. Please respect posted signs in identified areas where cell phone use may interfere with medical equipment.