NEWS & EVENTS

The latest news and events for Decatur County Hospital are below. To learn more about a particular story, click on the "read more" button.
Interior Steel in Place, and Exterior Finishing in Progress…

Interior Steel in Place, and Exterior Finishing in Progress…

Read the latest update about the construction of our NEW DCH Outpatient Clinic, and see the newest photos. …

Advanced Surgical Procedure Available at DCH

Advanced Surgical Procedure Available at DCH

Thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy surgeries now available on site at Decatur County Hospital in Leon, Iowa. …

Decatur County Hospital Provides Education for Families and Donates…

Decatur County Hospital Provides Education for Families and Donates…

This year, we’re donating 4 (four) automated external defibrillators (AEDs) to locations throughout Decatur County which are accessible to the community. …

Meal Service Announced for Diabetic Education Program Participants

Meal Service Announced for Diabetic Education Program Participants

A new meal program is available for those who participate in our Certified Diabetic Education Program. …

Friends of Decatur County Hospital Organization Offers $2,000 Scholarship

Friends of Decatur County Hospital Organization Offers $2,000 Scholarship

The Friends of Decatur County organization has announced a $2,000 scholarship opportunity! …

DCH Honors Nurse with DAISY Award

DCH Honors Nurse with DAISY Award

Celebrate our annual DAISY Award Receipient! …

Wellness Week at Decatur County Hospital

Wellness Week at Decatur County Hospital

Join us for Wellness Week! Our annual event which provides you with various results to track your health will be held Monday, April 25 - Friday, April 29 at Decatur …

Construction Progresses on Expansion at Decatur County Hospital

Construction Progresses on Expansion at Decatur County Hospital

Read the latest update about the construction of our NEW DCH Outpatient Clinic, and see the newest photos. …

National Nutrition Month

National Nutrition Month

If you are living with type 2 diabetes, or a thyroid condition that affects your daily life, our new endocrinologist may be able to help. …

Cardiac Rehabilitation Week

Cardiac Rehabilitation Week

The DCH Cardiac Rehabilitation program is designed to improve physical, psychological, and social functioning through education and exercise. …

Endocrinology Services Available Starting March 21

Endocrinology Services Available Starting March 21

Are you living with diabetes or a thyroid condition? Help is now available in the Decatur County Hospital Outpatient Clinic. …

Decatur County Hospital Now a Test Iowa Drop Off…

Decatur County Hospital Now a Test Iowa Drop Off…

A new surgical recovery benefit added at no charge for total joint replacement patients at Decatur County Hospital. …

Decatur County Hospital Transitions to New Monoclonal Antibody Treatment

Decatur County Hospital Transitions to New Monoclonal Antibody Treatment

A new surgical recovery benefit added at no charge for total joint replacement patients at Decatur County Hospital. …

New Surgical Recovery Benefit Added for Total Joint Replacement…

New Surgical Recovery Benefit Added for Total Joint Replacement…

A new surgical recovery benefit added at no charge for total joint replacement patients at Decatur County Hospital. …

DCH Offers Stress Testing

DCH Offers Stress Testing

Stress testing is available at Decatur County Hospital. Get your test in a secure and caring environment with an expert team. …

Dr. Close to Provide ENT Services at DCH Outpatient…

Dr. Close to Provide ENT Services at DCH Outpatient…

Starting January 25th, the DCH Outpatient Clinic welcomes Dr. Heidi Close, ENT Provider, to our monthly clinic rotation. …

Foot Pain? Let Us Help.

Foot Pain? Let Us Help.

If you suffer from foot pain or other issues, visit the DCH Outpatient Clinic to see our Podiatrist, Dr. Randy Metzger. …

Help Us Celebrate Employee Anniversaries

Help Us Celebrate Employee Anniversaries

Help us celebrate employees at Decatur County Hospital who are being recognized for a work anniversary. …

Decatur County Hospital Celebrates Groundbreaking on New Outpatient Specialty…

Decatur County Hospital Celebrates Groundbreaking on New Outpatient Specialty…

As we look back on the historic groundbreaking of the first Decatur County Hospital 90 years ago, we’re celebrating another monumental groundbreaking as we begin construction on a new DCH …

National Rural Health Day 2021

National Rural Health Day 2021

On November 18th, Decatur County Hospital celebrates National Rural Health Day. This day is set aside to recognize the great service that rural health care organizations provide each and every …