We are people you know, offering quality care you trust. Serving more than 250,000 residents in Fairfield, Perry, Hocking and Athens counties and employing more than 2,000 individuals, Fairfield Medical Center is proud of its role in the community. Our 222-bed, nonprofit, 501(c)3 hospital located in Lancaster, Ohio, and provides full-service, general acute health services.
Fairfield Medical Center is accredited by The Joint Commission, earning their prestigious Gold Seal of Approval™ by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and standards in hospitals. The accreditation award recognizes Fairfield Medical Center’s dedication to continuous compliance with The Joint Commission’s “best practice” care standards.
Several affiliated groups generously assist Fairfield Medical Center. Since 1948, more than 20 TWIG groups have been formed to support the Center. Many volunteers donate their time and talents to assist patients, visitors and staff. In 2003 the Fairfield Medical Center Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, was established to cultivate relationships and financial resources necessary to support health-care programs, projects and services of Fairfield Medical Center.
As a nonprofit healthcare facility, Fairfield Medical Center is committed to providing medically necessary treatment to persons in need, regardless of their ability to pay.