ABOUT COLUMBUS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
Columbus Community Hospital is non-profit, Joint Commission accredited; acute care facility characterized by its family-centered care, community involvement and progressive ideas in healthcare. Our medical staff experiences a fulfilling career among respectful colleagues and administration who value clinical quality, patient satisfaction and collegiality. The hospital serves Platte County and the adjacent seven surrounding counties. The hospital emergency department is staffed 24/7 by hospital employed physicians and is designated as a Level III Trauma Center. Additional highlights include a strong in house Hospitalist group, progressive Diagnostic Imaging services including MRI, a 64 slice CT scanner, dedicated hospital resources, and excellent nursing staff. Another bonus to the Columbus community is the excellent backup in the following specialties: Surgery, Orthopedics, Cardiology, ENT, OB/GYN, Ophthalmology and Pediatrics.
Columbus sits at the confluence of the Loup and Platte Rivers, which provide a bounty of wildlife viewing, kayaking, hunting, fishing and beautiful sunrises and sunsets. Columbus is a community of 22,000 and is one of the state’s most progressive and dynamic communities. Columbus offers a fair tax structure, outstanding public and private schools and four seasons of recreation offering a multitude of activities to appease nearly every interest. Only 80 miles away from Omaha and Lincoln Nebraska, the benefits of big entertainment, major airports and a key Big Ten Conference University (University of Nebraska-Lincoln), is just a short distance away.