Medical Services at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle
Emergency Room for Columbus, Mississippi
Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle serves the region as a Level III trauma center. Our hospital’s 38-bed emergency department is always open to provide the care you need. We treat about 67,000 patients each year from Lowndes and surrounding counties, making our emergency room one of the busiest in the Baptist system.
The Baptist Golden Triangle emergency room is located at:
Behavioral Health Services
As with many other diseases, we know that substance abuse, mental and behavioral health problems and chemical dependency issues can be serious, life changing and debilitating. People seeking treatment for these health issues deserve to feel cared for and safe.
Our highly qualified multidisciplinary team provides short-term inpatient and outpatient services and is trained to diagnose and treat a variety of mental and behavioral health issues. Our goal is to help patients attain an optimal level of functionality to improve the quality of their lives in a safe, secure environment.
Inpatient services in our 30-bed facility include psychiatric hospitalization and/or medical detox for patients 18 years and above. Admission is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Initial assessments to determine admission are free and confidential. To learn more about our inpatient behavioral services, contact us at 662-244-2161.
Outpatient services for patients of all ages include individual, couples and family counseling; group therapy; medication management; psychiatry; and an intensive outpatient chemical dependency program. Learn more about out outpatient behavioral services by calling us at 662-244-2560.
Heart and Vascular Services
At Baptist Golden Triangle, we combine the advanced heart care services found at medical clinics in larger metropolitan areas with a personalized level of dignity, respect and compassion that sets our community-based hospital apart. We offer a full range of cardiac diagnostic services to identify and treat heart disease.
Our invasive cardiology services include:
- Cardiovascular surgery
- Cardiac catheterization in two dedicated heart catheterization labs
- Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTCA) and coronary stents
- Pacemaker implantation
- Automatic implantable cardioverter defibrillator (AICD) implantation
- ASD/PFO closure
- Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Noninvasive cardiology services include:
- Stress testing
- Nuclear stress testing
- Holter monitoring/scanning
- Transesophageal echocardiography
- Pulmonary rehabilitation
Baptist Golden Triangle is now offering a miniaturized, wireless monitoring sensor to manage heart failure. The CardioMEMS HF System is the first and only FDA-approved heart failure monitoring device that has been proven to significantly reduce hospital admissions when used by physicians to manage heart failure. Watch the video below to learn more.