Washington has been named one of the healthiest communities and counties in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, the city takes care of its citizens with a variety of healthcare providers. Washington is home to a state-of-the-art medical facility, family dentistry, audiology, mental health counseling, eye care, pharmaceutical, chiropractic and physical therapy providers. Residential retirement and end-of-life care options are also available.
Quality Medical Care
Washington County Hospital and Clinics has served our community for over 100 years. Established in 1912 as the first rural public hospital in Iowa, WCHC offers advanced treatments to meet all of the changing medical needs of the community. With surgical facilities, an extensive outpatient surgery department, cardiology, radiology, and rehabilitative services, WCHC offers comprehensive care to keep the community healthy.
Washington is home to:
- a state-of-the-art medical facility
- family dentistry practices
- an audiology clinic
- mental health counseling facilities
- eye care facilities
- chiropractic and physical therapy providers
- alternative health care
Retiring in Washington
With all of the activities and shopping options close by, Washington is a great place to retire. Vibrant senior living options in Washington include four nursing homes and two retirement communities. These communities provide quality residential services and resources to seniors and their loved ones.