Dundy County Hospital
Dundy County Hospital is southwestern Nebraska's most respected and comprehensive health care organization, a county-governed, non-profit organization with heritage for nearly 5 decades of providing quality, compassionate, cost-effective care with over 9,500 outpatient visits and 1,250 inpatient days per year. Dundy County Hospital services a county population and adjoining area base of nearly 4,800 rural residents, with majority of patient's residing in Dundy and Hitchcock Counties and encompassing a large Medicare population. Dundy County Hospital offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services, 24-hour emergency care, preventive health screenings and wellness activities through the knowledge and expertise provided through 3 active medical providers.
The City of Benkelman is the county seat of Dundy County and is located at the junction of the north and south forks of the Republican River. Highways 34 and 61 provide easy access to the county’s excellent hunting and fishing areas. The nine-hole golf course nestled in the picturesque Republican River Valley is a perfect choice for a family golf outing with several holes to challenge the expert golfer. Other recreational opportunities include two ball parks, a tennis court, and a skate park. The Dundy County Museum features a vast number of historical items displayed in 26 rooms, hallways, and machine shed. Highlights include a railroad room containing memorabilia from the Benkelman Depot, a doll room with more than 600 dolls, and an operating soda fountain.