Down East Community Hospital
11 Hospital Drive, Machias, ME 04654
Phone: 207.255.3356


Patient Registration at DECH

When you enter our main entrance, our registration staff will be there to welcome you and register you whether you are with us for outpatient or inpatient services. Our registration staff is available from 6:30 am to 8:00 pm Monday thru Friday and from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on the weekends.

If you are joining us for a Mammogram or Bone Density Screening, please go directly to the Women’s Health Center in the Larson Building on the Hospital campus where they will greet and register you Monday thru Thursday from 8:45 am to 3:30 pm.

Outpatient Scheduling

If you are in need of outpatient diagnostic testing or procedures please call our Outpatient Scheduler at 255-0474 between the hours of 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. The scheduler will work with you to find the best appointment time for you.

Whether you call or visit the Patient Registration Department, our staff, will provide you with the best customer service by answering your questions or concerns or directing you to the proper people or department that can best help with your needs.