Mission: Improving community health and ensuring access to quality healthcare services regardless of ability to pay.
Programs: Keokuk area hospital is a private 501 c 3 tax exempt acute care hospital with a mission of ensuring quality healthcare services are available to all residents of the community regardless of ability to pay. The hospital provides emergency care, inpatient and outpatient services to the tri-state region. Approximately 65% of gross patient service revenue is derived under federal and state third-party reimbursement programs and another 5% is private pay. The hospital is undergoing a turnaround journey to create a financially stable organization that meets the needs of the community. This journey includes expense reduction initiatives as well as revenue growth opportunities. Surgery and primary care have been identified as centers of excellence. The hospital has increased its afterhours access to primary care through keokuk prompt care.