About & Contact

Columbia County Health System is comprised of Columbia Family Clinic, the Waitsburg Clinic, our long term care facility Booker Rest Home, and Dayton General Hospital. Our health system is staffed with 2 primary care, Medical Doctor’s, 2 Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner’s, and 2 Certified Physician Assistant.

Booker Rest Home is a 49 Bed, long term care, skilled nursing facility. More information about Booker can be found here: Booker Rest Home.

Dayton General Hospital is a fully accredited, Critical Access Hospital, licensed to provide inpatient general acute care.  Our acute care nursing and physician team is certified and well trained to provide excellent care for your acute illness.  Diagnosis and treatment of your need is assisted by our on-site lab, radiology, and respiratory therapy departments.  Our facility has cardiac monitoring capability for our hospital patients.  We offer an excellent patient to staff ratio which allows our staff to provide detailed care.

We also offer inpatient care for sub-acute ‘swingbed’ patients (those that need a step down from acute care, but still require skilled nursing care and/or Physical Therapy for an extended period). This service allows local residents, who may have had an Acute hospitalization or surgery, to return to our facility and receive excellent nursing and rehabilitation for an extended period of time.

Dayton General Hospital offers 24 hour a day Emergency Care.  We are available to meet pediatric, adult and elderly emergent needs.  Our emergency room staff is certified in emergency care for both pediatric and adult patients.  As a level V Trauma facility our staff is trained to treat emergencies on site as well as stabilize and transfer patients needing a higher level of care.  Transferring patients is accomplished by ground ambulance and also by medical helicopter via our on-site landing pad.

Columbia County Health System is operated by Columbia County Public Hospital District #1 and managed by a team of experienced professionals. The Board and Administrative Team Members are committed to meeting our communities needs today and into the future.

If you have questions, concerns, comments or praise to pass along and would like to do it via email, you can contact here: Email Questions/Comments.

1012 South Third Street
Dayton, WA 99328-1696
Phone: (509) 382-2531
Fax: (509) 382-3205

Columbia Family Clinic:
1012 South Third Street
Dayton, WA 99328-1696
Phone: (509) 382-3200

Waitsburg Clinic:
235 Main Street
Waitsburg, WA 99361
Phone: (509) 337-6311

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