Nurse caring for patient in hospital

Acute Care

Excelsior Springs Hospital offers Acute Care Services to our hospital and surgical patients. Acute Care can provide you with extended healing time and improved strength before going home or being transferred to another level of care.

Our experienced nursing team will work with your doctor to provide you with quality care and treatment, delivered according to your individual needs. Benefit from skilled nursing care and advanced therapies, while recovering comfortably in one of our private rooms on our hospital wing.

Quality Nursing Care Close to Home

Common conditions that require hospitalization and may be improved with skilled nursing care include but aren't limited to:

  • Pneumonia
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Heart Monitoring
  • Surgery

Acute Care Admissions

Each level of care require admission orders by a member of the Excelsior Springs Hospital medical staff. Admissions are reviewed by the Utilization Nurse. Medicare and Medicaid admissions are also reviewed in accordance to federal regulations.