Welcome to Decatur County Hospital!

On behalf of the Decatur County Hospital’s (DCH) Board of Trustees, medical staff, volunteers, and employees, we welcome you to our website and hope you find it to be helpful and informative. DCH is a not-for-profit critical access hospital located in Leon, Iowa and is an affiliate of Mercy Health Network – Central Iowa, Des Moines.

As you explore our website, you will find a variety of information about our services, healthcare providers, and organizational news and events. If you are on social media, the hospital has a Facebook page where you can get more information about our services and receive timely notifications.

At DCH our desire is to treat you with the utmost care and compassion as an individual. We are committed to delivering healthcare that meets, and even exceeds, your expectations with a “hometown” touch. We aspire to provide the safest and highest quality healthcare by incorporating patient safety and quality into every aspect of our everyday processes.

As one of Decatur County’s largest employers, we are an organization that feels strongly about giving back to the community where we all live and work. We strive to be your first choice in healthcare for Decatur County and surrounding areas. Please feel free to contact us anytime with any specific questions or concerns you might have by using the “contact us” link on this site.



Latest News

Leon Community Meal Program: An Ongoing Adventure

Since July 2016, the new Leon Community Meal Program has been going strong. When changes were announced from the previous meal site operators, the community of Leon was called upon to make a quick and necessary move to improve and continue meals for our residents.  In less than thirty days, the community took responsibility of… Read more »

Saturday CT Scans Coming Soon

Decatur County Hospital will soon offer CT Scans on Saturdays. Starting January 7th, appointments will be held each Saturday from 8 am to noon. Appointments must be made by 10 am on the Thursday before the appointment. To ask questions or make an appointment, call 641-446-2239.

2016 Holiday Bazaar

Mark your calendars for our holiday bazaar on Friday, December 2, 2016! Get your holiday shopping done all in one place. Starting at 1 pm, we’ll have baked goods, gift items, snoozie slippers and more!