Patient Access Center:
Office: 304–388–4207
Fax: 304–388-9743

The Patient Access Center (PAC) includes two patient care areas:  

Pre-admission testing:

Hours: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Phone: (304) 388-8815

Pre-admission testing includes:

  • Verify physician orders
  • Labs
  • Chest X-ray
  • EKG
  • Any additional testing ordered by the physician
  • Advance medical directives (at patient request)
  • Obtain patient medication list
  • Obtain patient surgical and medical history
  • Consent for procedure
  • Patient education
  • History and physical

*Pre-admission testing may take up to four hours.

AM Admit Side:

Hours: 5:15 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Phone: (304) 388-9782

AM Side includes:

  • Pre-procedure IV inserted and fluids started if ordered
  • Pre-procedure physical assessment
  • Completion of pre-procedure checklist
  • Any additional testing ordered by the physician

*Patients should arrive two hours prior to their procedure time. If patient will be discharged same-day as procedure, he/she will must have a ride and a responsible party stay with them for 24 hours.