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Denison and Crawford County, residents enjoy quality health care and dependable health and safety personnel in conjunction with the quality of life small town Iowa offers. Leading medical facilities and excellent physicians of all disciplines are available in the area. 

Listed below are health options for the Denison area, as well as nursing care facilities.

Hospitals and Clinics

Crawford County Memorial Hospital
100 Medical Parkway
Denison, Iowa 51442
Ph: (712) 265-2500 (Hospital)
Ph: (712) 265-2700 (Clinic)

Crawford County Memorial Hospital is a modern facility, capable of meeting today’s needs and any additional demands brought about by increased population.

Seven family practitioners and two residency-trained surgeons, two nurse practitioners and a physician’s assistant serve the county. Consultation and specialty services are provided by more than 30 other physicians now have privileges at CCMH.

Some of the Services offered at CCMH include: 24-hour Ambulance Service, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Coronary & Intensive Care Units, Emergency Room, Laboratory Service, Lifeline, Nutritional Consultation, Obstetrical Care, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Radiology, Respiratory Therapy, Surgery, and Specialty Outpatient Clinics.

 St. Anthony Clinic
1820 4th Avenue South
Denison, Iowa 51442
Ph: (712) 263-6116

The St. Anthony Clinic is available to meet the healthcare needs of your entire family with services ranging from preventative checkups to the management of long-term medical problems and everyday medical emergencies.  The providers and staff at all of the St. Anthony clinics pride themselves on friendly, prompt service and genuine concern for your health.

Other Healthcare Options

Crawford County Home Health, Hospice & Public Health
105 North Main, Courthouse Annex
Denison, Iowa 51442
(712) 263-3303

Crawford County Home Health, Hospice & Public Health is a locally operated agency.  Home health services include skilled nursing services, physical/occupational/speech therapies, and health aide services to clients in the home all under the direction of a physician’s order.  Services may include medication management, dressing changes, wound care, teaching on a new diagnosis, assistance with acute or chronic illness, assistance with rehabilitation needs, and personal cares of bathing and dressing.  Hospice is a philosophy of care designed to meet the special physical, social, and spiritual needs of terminally ill patients and their families.  The focus of care is on helping the client live life as fully and comfortably as possible, while providing support to the client and his/her family.  The Homemaker program provides assistance with personal cares, housekeeping and shopping for the elderly, and special needs clients.  Respite is available as staffing patterns and funding allows.  HCBS Waiver services are available to elderly and special needs persons.  Public Health services include:   well child clinics, lead screening, children’s immunizations, tetanus and flu vaccines, prenatal education and support, family planning services, early childhood education for families with young children, hawk-i insurance outreach, one-time mom with newborn home visit, communicable disease follow-up, free blood pressure screening, breast and cervical cancer early detection, and other services promoting healthy lifestyles.  Also available is the Community Equipment Loan Program whereby medical equipment, such as walkers, bath benches, canes, etc., is available for loan to individuals with a temporary need.

West Iowa Community Mental Health Center
20 North 14th Street
Denison, Iowa 51442
(712) 263-3172

West Iowa Community Health Center is a private, non-profit corporation, whose mission is to provide mental health services to area residents. For further information on services please visit West Iowa Community Health Center on-line.

  

Department of Human Services
1527 4th Avenue South
Denison, Iowa 51442
(712) 263-5668
Fax: (712) 263-4754
By appointment only.
Child Support Recovery (712) 263-5690

DHS offers Crawford County Family counseling, foster care, financial assistance, medical programs, and Title 19 Case Management for persons with disabilities.

 

Carroll Area Nursing Service
Carroll Area Nursing Service is a home health agency providing skilled nursing, home health aide, physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, and waiver services in Crawford County and the surrounding areas. For further information on services please visit Carroll Area Nursing Service

Nursing Homes and Continuing Care

Reed House
2506 3rd Avenue North
Denison, Iowa 51442
(712) 263-8657

Reed Place is a pet friendly senior living community that offers  residents the opportunity to thrive in mind and body by providing compassionate assistance in their daily routines only when needed. Individual care plans meet the needs of each resident, and a full-time licensed nurse is available 24 hours a day to provide clinical oversight and coordination of care. Community activities include exercise classes, bingo, meditation, social hour or arts and crafts. 

Denison Care Center
1202 Ridge Road
Denison, Iowa 51442
(712) 263-5611

This a 50-bed skilled Nursing facility. Certified for medicare and medicaid. We care about those we care for.

 

Eventide Lutheran Home for the Aged
114 South 20th Street
Denison, Iowa 51442
(712) 263-3114

Eventide Lutheran Home is licensed as an intermediate care facility and as a residential care facility by the Iowa State Department of Health. As a home with 136 beds for residents, Eventide is one of the largest homes of its type in West Central Iowa. Eventide has a well-trained staff of over 100 employees plus volunteers providing residents with the highest level of health care available.