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Medical Services

Van Buren County Hospital offers a wide array of medical services to meet the ever-expanding needs of our community.

Acute / Private / Skilled Nursing Care

When patients need acute, private or skilled nursing care, their physicians will admit them to Van Buren County Hospital to the medical/surgical unit. With daily ... More >


Van Buren County Hospital’s Cardiopulmonary Department has been recognized by the American Association of Respiratory Care for the quality of care our staff pr... More >

Emergency Room / Trauma

Licensed staff members are available 24-hours a day, seven days a week to provide medical screening examinations and treatment for patients with emergency illnesses ... More >


The Van Buren County Hospital laboratory is directed by pathologists from Collaborative Laboratory Services (CLS), Ottumwa, IA. The laboratory offers a complete r... More >

Outpatient Services/Special Procedures

We offer a wide array of outpatient services including antibiotic therapy, blood transfusions, epidurals, and wound care. Cardiopulmonary Rehab services are provi... More >


Van Buren County Hospital contracts with Larry D. Lee, Pharmacist, for pharmacy services. Larry assures that the hospital pharmacy is adequately supplied, review... More >

Private Care Unit

The Private Care Unit (PCU) provides an alternative placement for patients no longer requiring acute or skilled care. A short-term professional nursing staff provid... More >

Radiology Department

The radiology department at VBCH offers a variety of imaging services to meet the needs of our patients and community. The department is staffed to provide 24 hour c... More >

Rehabilitation Services

Van Buren County Hospital’s Rehabilitation Department is known throughout southeast Iowa for its excellence in patient care. Services are provided to acute, sk... More >

Skilled Nursing Care

Skilled nursing care provides an alternative for patients who are recovering from illnesses or injuries and still need nursing care, but no longer at the acute care ... More >

Surgical Services

Our surgical staff is trained and available to provide you with information regarding the inpatient and outpatient procedures that are available at Van Buren County ... More >

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