About

Decatur County Hospital (DCH) is an 11 bed Critical Access Hospital located in south central Iowa with 24 hr emergency services and a full range of professional services. Decatur County Hospital has proudly served Decatur County and surrounding areas since 1932. The current hospital is a newly built, state of the art, Critical Access Hospital located on the site of the original hospital. Use the links at the top of this website to learn more about our services.

DCH is a MercyOne Affiliate through a management and CAH agreement. The Decatur County Hospital Board of Trustees maintains complete control of our operations, while taking advantage of the cost savings, management expertise and educational offerings available to the larger network of MercyOne affiliates.

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