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 helped Debbie feel "100% better."

A year ago, Debbie was in pain. She initially thought a case of bursitis was to blame, but the real culprit was arthritis in her hip. Dr. Matt Weresh talked with Debbie about the need for a total hip replacement, but left the decision up to her.
Read Debbie's 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

Influenza Updates

ATLANTIC – Officials at Cass County Health System report that while the flu season has begun in Cass County, numbers of confirmed cases are still low. “We have begun our official flu protocol, which means that we care for patients in a slightly different manner,” said Danielle Staiert, Nurse Manager


Healthy U: Lungs

Atlantic, IA – Dr. Todd Bean, Chief Medical Officer, and Carrie Schmitt, Director of Diagnostic Imaging, are presenting on lung health and a new lung cancer screening at the next session of Healthy U. The session will be held on Thursday, January 17 at noon in Conference Room 2 at


Scholarships Available for Students Studying Healthcare

Several scholarships are available to area students through Cass County Health System and its affiliate organizations. • Cass County Health System offers a $1,000 scholarship to southwest Iowa students pursuing a four-year degree in a health-related career. Deadline is April 1, 2019. • Cass County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary provides grant-in-aid