Health Services

Jefferson Healthcare provides top rated surgical services and includes an emergency room.


Jefferson Healthcare Medical Center is the only ISO 9001 certified health services facility on the Olympic Peninsula and a DNV accredited, fully integrated health care system.The hospital is a fully-accredited 25-bed Critical Access Hospital under CMS guidelines, with complete 24-hour coverage by a physician staff of hospitalists. Top-rated services include: 24-hour emergency department, laboratory services, acute care and intensive care units, family birth center, the latest in digital imaging and a comprehensive array of respiratory, physical, speech and occupational rehabilitation therapies. 

In addition, Jefferson Healthcare has clinics located in and around the hospital and local communities including a full-service orthopedic clinic and an oncology clinic administering infusion services of chemotherapy, immunotherapy and other vital treatments. Outpatient specialty clinics provide wound care, sleep medicine, Coumadin and anticoagulation, and dermatology services. Jefferson Healthcare has the latest equipment in diagnostic imaging for outpatient and inpatient radiology services. The primary care clinics and the outpatient surgery and endoscopy center are located near the hospital in Port Townsend and in the surrounding communities of Port Ludlow and Quilcene, Washington. Primary care clinics provide pediatrics, family medicine, obstetrics, women’s health and internal medicine. Additional specialty clinics provide cardiology and pulmonary, nephrology and urological surgery and pelvic floor reconstruction. A broad range of support groups and community education programs exist to round out Jefferson Healthcare’s total approach to patient wellness. 
Jefferson Healthcare ensures no person is discriminated against on the basis of age, race, color, creed, ethnicity, religion, national origin, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state, or local law.


Jefferson Healthcare Medical Center was one of the first five hospitals in Washington to be designated Baby Friendly by the World Health Organization.  It is the only one in the country that is both Baby Friendly and accredited as Mother Friendly. Jefferson Healthcare has a full service orthopedic clinic, an oncology clinic administering infusion services of chemotherapy, immunotherapy, wound care and other treatments. We have outpatient services that include cardiac and cardiology services, respiratory care, sleep medicine, anti-coagulation, and lab services.  Our Home Health department is recognized as a Top Agency of the 2014 and 2015 Home Care Elite, a recognition of top performing home health agencies in the United States. We provide Hospice services, wellness programs as well as a broad range of support groups and community education programs.