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

Dr. Chang to Start at CCHS in November

Dr. Chang to Start at CCHS in November ATLANTIC- Cass County Health System (CCHS) is pleased to announce that Dr. Emily Chang, OB/GYN, will join the medical team at CCHS on Monday, November 11, 2019. “In just a limited time at Atlantic and the hospital, I can tell that there


Cass County Public Health Delivers Stop the Bleed Kits to SWITA

ATLANTIC- Cass County Public Health recently delivered more than one hundred Stop the Bleed Kits to Southwest Iowa Transit Agency thanks to funding from the Southwest Iowa Preparedness Partners (SWIPP). Bleeding from a traumatic injury can lead to death in just a few minutes, well before medical help can arrive,

Andrea, her husband, and four children sit in front of the fireplace during the holidays.

Surviving Meningitis

“My mom always tells me that they honestly didn’t know if I would make it, and just had to pray,” said Andrea Wiederstein, remembering her terrifying experience with meningitis fifteen years ago. It was February of 2002, Andrea was a healthy 22-year-old, and had just returned from a 6-month stint