About

Lucas County Health Center, an affiliate of UnityPoint Health – Des Moines, has been serving Chariton and the surrounding communities since 1961. We offer you and your family an experience that is unique in today’s health care by partnering modern technology with hometown hospitality.

We take pride in our patient care by taking the time to listen to you and develop patient care plans, designed to meet your health and wellness needs. We are committed to promoting and enriching your health and well-being by providing quality, family-centered health care.

When you are a patient at LCHC, you can rest assured that your providers, nurses, paramedics, and technologists are trained in the most recent health care advances. We offer expert care close to home so you can take care of your health without sacrificing precious time from your busy life. With a full range of services, there’s no need to drive.

We invite you to learn more about our staff and our services.