Orthopedic Care is  One of Our Specialties

When you need orthopedic services, we offer comprehensive inpatient and outpatient orthopedic care for everything from shoulders, hips and knees to hands and ankles. That goes for children and adults.

The orthopedic team includes a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, nurses that specialize in joint replacement patients, physical therapists and more. From arthritis treatment to joint replacement orthopedic surgery, you can trust our orthopedic services.

For rehabilitation, our specially trained therapists provide individualized physical and occupational therapy treatment.

We provide the exceptional service we’d want to experience ourselves!

Together, we made sure Cheryl's heart was beating strong.

Seated in an exam room of the Emergency Department, Cheryl Wessels remembers saying to her nurse, “I don’t belong here.”

And that’s the last thing Cheryl remembers before she died.

Read Cheryl's amazing story

Committed to Excellence & Your Good Health

Our Purpose

We’re here for one purpose: To provide the highest quality healthcare possible, in a compassionate, respectful and caring manner. The comfort of our patients and their families is of utmost importance.

We are proud to provide outstanding medical care to our friends, family and neighbors in southwest Iowa – with a wide range of services utilizing the latest technology and with highly skilled staff. Our vision is to always strive to be the best rural hospital in the country for patients to receive care, employees to work and physicians to practice.

Latest News

Healthy U: Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

The August session of Healthy U will be held Monday, August 26, 2019, at Cass County Health System. The program, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery will be presented by Keith Lodhia, MD, MS. Dr. Lodhia offers neurological care at the CCHS Specialty Clinic and is affiliated with MD West ONE. He

Dr. Laura Graeff-Armas

Nebraska Medicine Working with CCHS to Provide Endocrinology Telehealth Service

ATLANTIC- Beginning in August, patients at Cass County Health System (CCHS) can attend telehealth appointments with Dr. Laura Graeff-Armas through the CCHS Diabetes Center. Dr. Armas is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical

ED Physician M.A. Johnson

Dr. Johnson Selected as an Iowa Hospital Hero

ATLANTIC- Cass County Health System (CCHS) is thrilled to announce that M.A. Johnson, MD, has been selected as an Iowa Hospital Association (IHA) 2019 Hospital Hero. He will be recognized on October 9, 2019 during the IHA annual meeting in Des Moines. “It is a great honor to receive the