Keokuk Area Hospital

30 Full or Part-Time Positions
3:24 pm
Fri February 8, 2013

Health Care Layoffs in Keokuk

Keokuk Area Hospital

Keokuk Health Systems says it has significantly reduced its workforce.

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CEO Resigns
10:05 am
Sat January 19, 2013

Keokuk Area Hospital Leadership Change

A change in leadership is underway at Keokuk Area Hospital.

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Trying to get Support for KAH
4:24 pm
Sun December 30, 2012

Rep. Loebsack Writes 2nd Hospital Letter

Congressman Dave Loebsack (D-IA 2)

Congressman Dave Loebsack (D-IA2) is once again pushing for the Obama Administration to help Keokuk Area Hospital with its financial challenges.

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Rep. Loebsack Writes Support Letter
8:27 am
Thu July 26, 2012

Keokuk Area Hospital Appeals Ruling

Rep. Dave Loebsack (D-IA) is helping in the effort to secure a key designation for Keokuk Area Hospital.

He sent a two-page letter, earlier this week, to the Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

In it, the Congressman wrote of his support for the hospital’s appeal of the agency’s denial of Critical Access status for the facility.

CEO Wally Winkler says receiving that designation would help the hospital through some very difficult financial times.

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$100,000 From The City
8:11 am
Fri April 13, 2012

Apprehension About KAH Donation

Keokuk City Council

There is some apprehension among members of the Keokuk City Council when it comes to supporting the local hospital.

Keokuk Area Hospital continues to face an uncertain future due to its financial instability. 

The hospital says it is reimbursed about 75% of the money spent on care and services.  That is due to a number of factors, including a large number of low income clients and the formula for state and/or federal reimbursements.

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