Johnson County Hospital

Find Johnson County Iowa hospitals, children's and pediatric centers, patient care & medical facilities, urgent care, emergency room, ambulance, and EMS emergency services. Hospitals provide information on patients, healthcare, medical procedures, doctor visits, and medical insurance.


Mercy Iowa City 500 East Market Street Iowa IA 52245 319-339-0300


University of Iowa Health Care 200 Hawkins Drive Iowa IA 52242 800-777-8442

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics 200 Hawkins Drive Iowa IA 52242 319-356-1616

About Johnson County Hospitals

Johnson County Hospitals are health care institutions that provide medical and surgical treatment in Johnson County, IA. Hospitals in Johnson County provide emergency care in response to injuries and sudden or severe illness, laboratory and other diagnostic services, scheduled surgeries, labor and delivery services, inpatient treatment, and recovery services. Johnson County Hospitals also offer a range of support services including prescription services, family support, counseling, and home nursing services.

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  • Hospital billing and insurance
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Johnson County Acute Care Hospitals

The vast majority of Johnson County Hospitals in Johnson County are Acute Care Hospitals, which provide short-term care for illness, disease, injury, or surgery. Less than 10% are Long-Term Care Hospitals, which treat chronic illness, provide rehabilitation services, and offer psychiatric care.

Teaching Hospitals in Johnson County, IA

Johnson County Teaching Hospitals are Hospitals affiliated with a medical school. Teaching Hospitals have a shared administration with the medical school and provide opportunities for the education and training of medical students, residents, and interns. Hospitals affiliated with Johnson County medical schools also conduct research projects and trials.

Specialty Hospitals

Some Johnson County Hospitals provide highly specialized health services. These Hospitals are called Tertiary Hospitals, or Specialty Hospitals. Johnson County Specialty Hospitals specialize in areas of care such as neonatal intensive care, trauma services, and cardiovascular surgery. Most Tertiary Hospitals are also Teaching Hospitals. Johnson County Children's Hospitals serve children and adolescents exclusively.

Hospital Systems in Johnson County

Johnson County System Hospitals are Hospitals that are centrally administered as one part of a broader group of health care facilities, or a Hospital System, usually as the result of a merger or acquisition. The Hospital system is typically comprised of one or more Hospitals, as well as satellite facilities and specialized facilities. Johnson County Network Hospitals are similar in that they collaborate and cooperate with other health facilities and health service providers. However, in a network, the Hospitals and other service providers are administered independently. Hospitals in Johnson County may also be either for-profit or non-profit.

Johnson County Public Hospitals

Public Hospitals are run by Federal, Iowa State, Johnson County, or local governments. The U.S. Veterans Administration operates numerous hospitals as part of its extensive health care system. Other Federal agencies that operate Johnson County Public Hospitals include the Department of Defense and the Department of Health and Human Services.