Weather Forecast


Audit shows Douglas County Hospital is in good shape

Email News Alerts

Douglas County Hospital is in good financial health.

On April 26, the Douglas County Hospital (DCH) Board reviewed and accepted the organization's audit for 2012.


The hospital's total operating revenues for 2012 were $110.7 million, and total operating expenses were $103.4 million:

Most of the operating revenue, a total of $105.6 million, was generated from patient service revenue; and $5 million was noted as "other revenue."

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

Amy Chaffins
Amy Chaffins is a journalist working for the Echo Press newspaper. After graduating from St. Cloud State University, Amy’s first job was at KSAX-TV working as an anchor and reporter. From 2003-2010, Amy worked as an editor and reporter for the Pope County Tribune and Starbuck Times newspapers. During her journalism career, Amy earned writing and photography awards from the Associated Press, Minnesota Newspaper Association and Society of Professional Journalists. Amy and her husband, Brandon, live in Alexandria and together write “He Sez, She Sez,” a humor column in the local women’s magazine, Chicz
(320) 763-1242