Welcome to Lake Regional Health System — your comprehensive health care provider at the Lake of the Ozarks. Whether you’re a long-time resident or a seasonal visitor, you can count on Lake Regional for quality medical care. From our state-of-the-art hospital to our network of clinics, therapy sites and pharmacies, Lake Regional offers a wide range of services to meet all your health care needs.
Lake Regional Hospital
Lake Regional Hospital, a 501(c)(3) corporation
, is accredited by The Joint Commission and is a two-time recipient of the Missouri Quality Award. The 500,000 square foot, 116-bed hospital is designated by Medicare as a Regional Referral Center.
Our facility features private patient rooms, a large Outpatient department and a 35-bed Emergency Department
. Our ED is a state-designated Level III Trauma Center that treats more than 36,500 patients annually. The hospital also features an 18-bed Intensive Care/Cardiac Care Unit and a 22-bed Stepdown Unit for patients progressing in their recovery from the ICU/CCU.
Physicians and Specialties
More than 90 physicians are on staff at Lake Regional, including specialists in cardiology, cardio-thoracic/vascular surgery, gastroenterology, medical and radiation oncology, occupational medicine, ophthalmology, orthopedics, pulmonology and rheumatology.
Area Clinics and Services
Completing the health system are seven freestanding primary care clinics, 18 specialty clinics, an urgent care clinic, four satellite physical and cardiac rehab therapy sites, three retail pharmacies and home health services. A freestanding imaging center also was added to the hospital campus in 2006.
About the Lake of the Ozarks
Lake Regional has benefited from its location within one of the fastest-growing areas in Missouri. The Lake of the Ozarks is one of the largest man-made lakes in the United States. With more than 1,150 miles of shoreline, the lake encompasses 54,000 acres. The Lake of the Ozarks is a vacation and retirement destination for people from many Midwest cities, including Chicago, Des Moines, Kansas City, Omaha and St. Louis.
Throughout our dynamic history, Lake Regional has remained committed to serving the residents and visitors of our beautiful community. As the area’s largest employer with more than 1,100 employees, Lake Regional also provides vital economic stimulus to the region.
Community Health Needs Assessment 2012
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 requires health care organizations to assess the health needs of their communities and adopt implementation strategies to address identified needs. This report is a summary of the data collected during the initial cycle of Lake Regional Health System’s community health needs assessment. It will serve as the basis for prioritizing the community’s health needs and a resource for planning to meet those needs. Click here to view the 2012 Community Health Needs Assessment. If you don't have Adobe Reader, you can download it free of charge by following the instructions on the Adobe website, here.
To learn more about our services, please download our annual report or provider directory, call 573-348-8000 or email us.