Here for You.
Trusted for Life.

Buchanan County Health Center is a critical access hospital in Independence, Iowa with family medicine locations in Independence, Oelwein, and Jesup. With 18 clinical specialties, 19 medical specialties, a wellness center, a long-term care facility, and a retirement community, you’ll find expertise for every area of your life. With its central location in Buchanan County, it’s the area’s most convenient healthcare option. And with more than 300 full- and part-time employees dedicated to caring for you, you’ll find unmatched excellence in service.  We’re here for you, trusted for life.

Our Vision:

Buchanan County Health Center will be the leading community resource amidst every transition in healthcare.

Our Mission:

Buchanan County Health Center will provide the best local care while leading the advancement of healthier communities.