About Great River Health System

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Great River Health System is a regional health care system based in West Burlington, Iowa, serving residents of southeast Iowa, west-central Illinois and northeast Missouri. It includes:

  • Great River Medical Center
  • Fort Madison Community Hospital
  • Clinics in Fort Madison, Keokuk, Mediapolis, Mount Pleasant, Wapello, West Burlington and West Point, Iowa
  • Klein Center for long-term and skilled nursing care
  • Heritage Family, Park and Partners pharmacies
  • Heritage Medical Equipment and Supplies
  • Universal Therapy Group

Great River Medical Center is a 378-bed acute-care hospital offering comprehensive medical care. It also has nearly 25 clinics providing primary care and specialty services, including:

  • Business health
  • Cardiology
  • General and vascular surgery
  • Hematology
  • Infectious diseases
  • Mental health
  • Nephrology
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedics
  • Pulmonology
  • Rheumatology
  • Urology
  • Weight loss
  • Women’s health
  • Wound and hyperbaric medicine

Great River Medical Center is home to one of the state’s premier outpatient rehabilitation and fitness centers.

Great River Health System is Des Moines County’s largest employer.