Preparing For Your Visit

Preparing For Your Stay

When You Arrive

The Admitting and Registration staff at Humboldt General Hospital responds promptly to patients' needs when being admitted to the hospital or registering for any outpatient services.

The admitting and registration staff will ask you several questions concerning yourself and your insurance coverage. They also will assist you with the necessary financial arrangements needed for payment of your hospital bill.

Please remember to bring your state identification card, driver's license or any other form of picture ID, insurance identification card, and any other important and necessary information/documents. All the information supplied is important during your hospital stay.

Admitting and Registration is open between 7:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Saturday; and closed on Sunday. During after hours, please register with admitting personnel in the Emergency Department.

Hospital Address

Humboldt General Hospital
118 E. Haskell Street
Winnemucca, Nevada 89445


(775) 623-5222

Fax Lines

  • Administration / Main Business Fax:
  • (775) 623-5904
  • Lab / Radiology Fax:
  • (775) 625-8532
  • Emergency Room Fax:
  • (775) 625-8533
  • Acute Nurses Station Fax:
  • (775) 625-8555
  • Health Information Management Fax:
  • (775) 625-8556
  • Pharmacy Fax:
  • (775) 625-8559

Please bring any insurance cards, or medical coupons if covered by a state Medicaid program, with you on the day of admission. Co-pays and deductibles may be requested at the time of service.

Special Requests

Your housekeeping staff will keep your room clean. If you have a special request, please call the nurses' station by pressing your room's nurse call button.

Lost and Found
If you lose an item or leave something behind, please dial'0' if you are inside the hospital, or (775) 623-5222 if you are outside the hospital.

At Your Service

We will deliver mail sent to you at the hospital Monday through Friday. After you leave, we will forward mail to your home. Your nurse will be happy to mail your outgoing letters. Patients also may receive emails through the hospital's website at

You may purchase newspapers from boxes outside the hospital cafeteria.

Automatic Teller Machine
An ATM machine is located in the Emergency Room waiting room.

Interpreters and Language Assistance Devices
We are happy to provide you an interpreter to improve patient care. Interpreters are available for those who feel more comfortable speaking in Spanish. Interpreters are provided at no cost. We also have available close-caption TV, translated documents, and telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD). Please let your care provider know if you would like any of these services.

Volunteer Services
Volunteers are available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to run errands within the hospital and to perform other services for you, such as buying newspapers and writing letters. Please call the front desk by dialing '0' to ask for assistance.

Advance Directives

Humboldt General Hospital respects and supports the right and responsibility of all adults to make decisions regarding their health care, including decisions about whether to withhold or withdraw life-sustaining treatment in the event of a terminal condition. We encourage you and your family to make your wishes known through the formulation of advance directives.

Humboldt General Hospital will not place any conditions on the provision of care or otherwise discriminate against any individual based on whether or not the person has executed these directives. Learn More >