About Us

Keokuk County Health Center is a tax-exempt, 25 bed Critical Access Hospital (CAH) in Sigourney, Iowa. We have been providing quality healthcare since our founding in 1954. It is our mission to provide quality and compassionate care. We believe the best way to achieve this goal is to keep our patient’s needs in mind and to keep our well staff trained.  We are accredited by the state of Iowa as a level IV Trauma Care Center. We became a CAH in 2001.  We are located at 23019 Hwy 149, Sigourney, Iowa.

KCHC is operated by an elected 7 member board of trustees, who are elected for 6-year terms and meet monthly.  The trustees are responsible for everything covering health center operations, including but not limited to the care of the building and grounds, control and supervision of all staff physicians; nurses an other employees.

KCHC is located in the rural community of Sigourney, Iowa.  We are approximately 1 hour southwest of Iowa City, and just over an hour southeast of Des Moines.  Sigourney has approximately 2,209 residents in a county of 11,400 people. KCHC is located 57 miles away from Iowa City, which is where our affiliate hospital is located.