Forrest General Hospital

Address: 6051 US Highway 49
Hattiesburg, MS 39404-6389
Phone: (601) 288-7000 Website:

Forrest General is a 512-bed facility located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, that provides regional health services to a 19-county area. Generations of Pine Belt residents have counted on Forrest General, and today's generations continue to rely on the comprehensive care offered through the hospital's constantly expanding range of healthcare services.

Forrest General consists of 512-inpatient beds with a 400-bed general medical/surgical facility; Pine Grove Behavioral Health Services, an 88-bed chemical dependency and psychiatric unit; and Rehab Resource, a 24-bed rehabilitation unit. In addition, the hospital system includes Forrest General's Home Care and Hospice, LiveWell Center, Wellness Center, Cancer Center, Wound Healing Center, Highland Community Hospital, a 95-bed acute-care facility in Picayune, and Walthall County General Hospital, a lease management agreement in Tylertown.  Forrest General also provides all-levels of care for critical access care hospitals in the 19-county service area, including Covington County Hospital, Greene County Hospital, Hancock Medical Center, Jefferson Davis Community Hospital, Perry County General Hospital, Stone County Hospital, Inc. and Walthall County General Hospital.

Women and Children: Phone: 1-800-844-4445; 

Since 1952, Forrest General Hospital's Women and Children's Services has been delivering superior care, an extensive range of services, personal attention, and highly-skilled physicians and nurses. This is why families have trusted their health and future to Forrest General for more than half a century. No matter what your age, no matter what your needs, Forrest General offers services designed especially for you. Forrest General's Women and Children's Services offer a wide range of services for every stage of life. 

Public Relations: (601) 288-1300 

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