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Council Bluffs hospitals employ more than 1,600 people. The city's resources include two, full-service hospitals and numerous specialized clinics. The metro area is fortunate to have over 15 hospitals and numerous other medical facilities/clinics. Each facility offers leading medical technology and excellent physicians, representing a variety of medical specialties.

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Advanced ChiroCare
7 North Sixth Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-256-5440
Alegent Creighton Health Mercy Hospital
800 Mercy Drive
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-328-5000
Mercy Hospital, a member of Alegent Health, a nonprofit, community, health-care system, consistently receives a high ranking among the nation’s top 100 integrated health-care networks. With more than a century of service to the Council Bluffs community, Alegent Health Mercy Hospital offers a wide range of medical specialties, including cardiovascular services, orthopaedics, women’s and children’s services, oncology, emergency services, mental health services and outpatient surgery.

With the recent completion of a $22 million renovation/expansion project, Mercy Hospital is changing the way health care is delivered in southwest Iowa. With an award-winning facility design and nationally recognized patient care, Mercy Hospital provides a quality, health-care experience in a homelike environment.

The increased technologies and expansion of services allow area residents to have 90 percent of all medical procedures performed at the hospital. Mercy offers non-invasive cardiac care in the Heart and Vascular Institute and has a dedicated Chest Pain Center to provide immediate care for cardiac emergencies.

The Diagnostic and Imaging Center offers the latest technology for quality images and quick results. The expanded Emergency Department has two dedicated trauma rooms, radiology capabilities and specialized areas to care for orthopaedic and mental health emergencies.

The hospital also has a dedicated maternity floor with family-friendly, private birthing rooms, and the Orthopaedic Institute has received national recognition for its Joint Replacement Center.

Mercy Hospital is supported by a network of 17 Alegent Health Clinics throughout southwest Iowa and more than 125 active physicians on staff from a wide range of specialty areas.

Mercy Hospital has achieved magnet designation a further example of its commitment to patient care services.
Alegent Creighton Health/Bergan Mercy
7500 Mercy Road
Omaha, NE 68124
Phone: 402-398-6060
Alegent Creighton Health/Immanuel Medical Center
6901 North 72nd Street
Omaha, NE 68122
Phone: 402-572-2121
Alegent Health Clinic
715 Harmony
2nd Floor
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-328-8500
Alegent Health Clinic
1751 Madison Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-328-8800
Alegent Health Clinic
2201 West Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-328-9100
All Care Health Center
900 S. 6th Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-325-1990
Angels Care Home Health
35 Main Place
Suite 175
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-352-3640
ASI Audiology
421 E. Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-322-1885
Bluffs Family Health Care
201 Ridge Street
Suite 202
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-328-7711
Bluffs Family Health Care
3434 West Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Phone: 712-325-0022
Bluffs OB/GYN & Incontinence Center
Omni Centre
300 W. Broadway
Suite 111
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-256-8080
Boys Town National Institute Ear, Nose & Throat Clinic
320 McKenzie Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-256-5272
Boys Town National Research Hospital
555 North 30th Street
Omaha, NE 68131
Phone: 402-498-6501
Child Health Specialty Clinics - SW
300 W. Broadway
Suite 106
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-309-0041
Child Health Specialty Clinics (CHSC), Iowa’s Title V program for children with special healthcare needs. The program is funded through the federal Maternal and Child Health block grant and state appropriations. The agency provides services to children in southwest Iowa, birth to 21 years of age.

Services, which are billed on a sliding fee scale, include: Birth to Five Program (to monitor the development of children, 0-5 years old, at risk for developmental delay); Integrated Evaluation and Planning Clinics (to provide multidisciplinary evaluations and recommendations for children with behavioral or developmental problems); Care Coordination (to help families effectively obtain and organize needed resources); and System Development (to improve the quality of services for children and families).

CHSC has also begun using telehealth to deliver subspecialty physical and behavioral health services to children. Using a monitor screen and web camera that operates via high-speed Internet, telehealth clinics connect the child and family located at the CHSC — SW regional center to a subspecialty provider located at a remote site. Specific procedures assure confidentiality.
Children's Hospital
8200 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE 68114
Phone: 402-955-5400
Children’s Hospital, a 142-bed nonprofit organization caring for children since 1948, is the only pediatric specialty health-care center in Nebraska. Patients are referred from throughout the region for the treatment of complex or unusual diseases, in addition to pediatric primary care.

No child in need of medical care is ever turned away due to an inability to pay. Since moving into its new facility in September 2000, Children’s has continuously added new programs and services to provide for the unique health needs of children.

The hospital offers 24/7 in-house services by pediatric critical-care specialists and pediatric emergency physicians. Services include an Eating Disorders program with inpatient, outpatient and partial day services, as well as a metabolic management clinic and a nationally renowned bone specialist.

The family-friendly design goes beyond the public areas. Each single-occupancy patient room has a parent sleep-bed, a desk with Internet access, private refrigerator, television and VCR, and a private full bath.
Comfort Keepers
5437 N. 103rd Street
Omaha, NE 68134
Phone: 402-991-9880
Concentra Medical Centers
2900 F Street
Omaha, NE 68107-1533
Phone: 402-731-7990
Council Bluffs Health Department and Free STD Clinic
Downtown Council Bluffs
209 Pearl Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712.328.4666
Creighton University Medical Center
601 N. 30th Street
Omaha, NE 68131
Phone: 402-449-4000
Creighton University Medical Center is one of the region’s premier academic medical centers and one of the largest health-care providers in Nebraska. The organization includes Saint Joseph Hospital, a 334-bed acute care facility; Creighton University Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, and Pharmacy and Health Professions; and Creighton Medical Associates, a network of nearly 300 faculty physicians who practice in clinic locations throughout Nebraska and Iowa. CUMC is known for its areas of focus in Cardiac Care, Cancer Care, Trauma, Minimally Invasive Surgery, High-Risk OB and Bloodless Medicine and Surgery. HealthGrades™, the nation’s leading health-care quality company, ranked Creighton University Medical Center number one in Omaha for Overall Cardiac Services for the fourth consecutive year. CUMC offers the region’s only freestanding facility dedicated to cardiac care.
Dermatological Lab & Supply, Inc.
608 13th Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Phone: 712-323-3269
Dialysis Center of Council Bluffs
201 West Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-329-0367
Douglas County Hospital
4102 Woolworth Avenue
Omaha, NE 68105
Phone: 402-444-7000
Dr. Farid Sadr
801 Harmony Street
Suite 202
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-308-1563
Excel Physical Therapy
301 W. Broadway
Suite 100
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-322-9688
Flex Physical Therapy
928 Valley View Village
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-256-9143
Grace Hearing Instruments, Inc.
530 E. Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-322-8393
Hanger Prosthetics & Orthotics
1920 Rue Street
Suite 1
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-329-3355
HealthNation
22500 Hunt Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 402-981-1300
Iowa Heart Center
I-80, Exit 8 - West
One Edmundson Place, Ste 306
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: (712) 396-7787
Since its founding as a one-physician practice in 1970, Iowa Heart Center’s focus has remained the same: to provide quality, leading-edge and compassionate care to patients and their families. Today, Iowa Heart is one of the nation’s premier cardiovascular medicine practices, offering a full range of cutting-edge treatment options, complemented with clinical research and prevention services.

Iowa Heart Center operates full time clinics in Des Moines, West Des Moines, Ames, Carroll, Council Bluffs, Marshalltown, Ottumwa, and Fort Dodge, and visits an additional 30 Iowa and Missouri communities on an outreach basis. Iowa Heart is also proud to offer centers of excellence for vascular disease and electrophysiology, as well as a vein center, lipid clinic and CT screenings for coronary artery disease and lung cancer.
Jennie Edmundson Hospital
933 East Pierce
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-396-6000
A 255-bed, regional health center, Jennie Edmundson Hospital has a 119-year tradition of serving the health-care needs of approximately 250,000 residents in southwest Iowa. This nonprofit hospital has more than 225 physicians on its medical staff, representing more than 20 medical specialties.

Jennie, which recently completed an $18 million renovation/expansion project, offers a full range of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and rehabilitation services.

Advanced technology includes CT scanning, open MRI, southwest Iowa’s only cardiac cath lab, a stereotactic breast-imaging monitor and a linear accelerator for cancer radiation treatment. Other specialty services include breast health center, cardiovascular services, birth services, pediatrics, orthopedics and sports medicine, behavioral health, employee assistance program, southwest Iowa’s only accredited cancer center and rehabilitation services.
Methodist Health System
8511 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE 68114
Phone: 402-354-4976
Methodist Hospital
8303 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE 68114
Phone: 402-354-4000
Methodist Physicians Clinic
Jennie Edmundson Hospital
One Edmundson Place
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-396-4000
Miller Orthopaedic Affiliates, P.C.
1 Edmundson Place
Suite 500
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-323-5333
Mobilis, Inc.
2701 W. Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Phone: 712-328-2288
Phone: 888-798-2288
MouwChiropractic & Spinal Rehabilitation Center, PC
20 Power Drive
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Phone: 712-366-1611
Nebraska Health Systems/Clarkson Memorial Hospital
4350 Dewey Avenue
Omaha, NE 68198
Phone: 402-552-2000
Orth Chiropractic Clinic
1702 West Broadway
Suite 7
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Phone: 712-323-0400
Philip Meyer, MD
201 Ridge Street
Suite 314
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-322-0253
Physicians Clinic Council Bluffs
1 Edmundson Place
Suite 310
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-396-4229
Powers Chiropractic
1114 Woodbury Avenue
Suite 3
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-256-5566
Recover Health
1504 W. Broadway
Suite 4
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-325-8989
Ridge Family Practice, PC
201 Ridge Street
Suite 201
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-322-5899
SimplyWell LLC
4242 Farnam Street
Suite 270
Omaha, NE 68131
Phone: 402-552-3378
Stuntz Family Dentistry
1860 Madison Ave
Suite 4
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: (712) 256-6263
Fax: (712) 256-2955
Hours:Mon Tue Wed Thurs 7AM - 5PM
Services for all your family's dental needs.

Total Care Chiropractic, LTD
40 Arena Way
Suite 1
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Phone: 712-329-1863
University of Nebraska Medical Center
600 South 42nd Street
Omaha, NE 68198
Phone: 402-559-4000
Veterans Affiars Medical Center
4101 Woolworth Avenue
Omaha, NE 68105
Phone: 402-346-8800
Vision Specialists of Council Bluffs
1505 W. Broadway
Suite 3-5
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Phone: 712-322-3097
Visiting Nurse Association
822 South Main Street
Suite 102
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone: 712-328-3990
Phone: 800-456-8869
West Broadway Clinic
1701 W. Broadway
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Phone: 712-256-5600