Now open, St. Vincent’s Chilton is located at 2030 Lay Dam Road in Clanton, near the intersection of Highway 145 and Interstate 65. The 30-bed hospital is a part of St. Vincent's Health System (STVHS) and Ascension's growing footprint in Alabama. Ascension is the nation's largest not-for-profit health system and the world's largest Catholic health system. It was founded in 1999 when the Daughters of Charity National Health System (including STVHS) and the Sisters of St. Joseph Health System combined.
St. Vincent’s Chilton is a full-service community hospital providing inpatient and outpatient services, including a 24/7 emergency department, diagnostic imaging, surgery, intensive care, wellness services, lab and gastroenterology services. It also includes advanced imaging and diagnostic services, encompassing x-ray, MRI, CT, fluoroscopy, ultrasound, nuclear medicine, mammography and bone density. More than 140 people are employed at the hospital.