Welcome to Candler County Hospital

Candler County Hospital is a comprehensive healthcare system that services Candler County in Georgia. A 25 bed Critical Access Hospital accredited by DNV-GL, licensed by the state and Medicare certified. Our mission is to be the community's preferred choice for healthcare services. Our Vision is to help the people of Candler County live healthier and happier lives. Owned by the County and governed by the Candler County Hospital Authority, CCH operates as a not-for-profit facility and its operations are completely funded by revenues generated through patient services. The Authority is comprised of seven citizens of Candler County plus the current Chief of Medical Staff.

Candler County Hospital is fully accredited by the DNV-GL. This means that we voluntarily submit to extensive evaluations of our compliance with specific hospital standards on a continuing basis.

Message from our CEO

First and foremost, please allow me to thank you for choosing Candler County Hospital for your medical care. We will do our very best to send you home thinking what a great experience you had here. We strive to make CCH the best community hospital possible, and our physicians and staff are committed to your care and the needs of your family.

We want you to be as comfortable as possible during your stay. We know it’s not home, but if we can do anything to make your stay better, please don’t be shy – tell your nurse, or tell us. Feel free to call any of the extensions below if you need us.

Chief Executive Officer, Michael Purvis - Ext. 1704

Chief Nursing Officer, Linda Coleman - Ext. 1126

Dietary Department, Val Dekle - Ext. 1798

Director of Housekeeping, Stan Brown - Ext. 1200