Fort Madison Community Hospital

Dedicated to improving the health of Fort Madison and surrounding communities, FMCH provides top-quality health care services in our full-service medical facility. Being named a Top Iowa Workplace for the past five years, is evident in the personalized care that you will receive by each of our employees whether you visit one of our FMP&S Clinics, the emergency department, rehabilitation services or stay with us as an inpatient. Thank you for trusting us with your health care.



Dr. Lisa Bishop Joins FMP&S Internal Medicine Clinic

FMP&S Internal Medicine is pleased to welcome Dr. Lisa Bishop.  Dr. Bishop joins Dr. Vanaja Thondapu, Dr. Roseller Libarnes and Dr. Artemio Santiago in the care of adult patients at FMCH.  

Dr. Bishop completed her Residency at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines and received her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine.
“After spending the majority of my 3rd and 4th year of medical school at FMCH, I knew this was the community and the hospital I wanted to come back to,” expressed Dr. Bishop.
To make an appointment call, 319-376-2725. 

FMP&S Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Welcomes Dr. Derek Breder

FMP&S Orthopedic & Sports Clinic is pleased to welcome Dr. Derek Breder.  Dr. Breder joins Dr. Brent Woodbury and Physician Assistants, Paul Ostby and Ted Smith in the care of patients experiencing musculoskeletal concerns.  
Dr. Breder completed his Residency at the University of Kansas Hospital, Department of Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Breder received both his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Medicine degrees from the University of Iowa.
Dr. Breder is accepting new patients. To make an appointment call, 319-376-1135. 

FMCH Names New CFO

Fort Madison Community Hospital (FMCH) is pleased to announce Jeremy Alexander has accepted the position of Chief Financial Officer. 

Alexander has been with Fort Madison Community Hospital for eight years holding the positions of Clinical Analyst in the IT Department and Revenue Cycle Specialist prior to his current role as Controller. He holds his MBA in Finance and Marketing and Bachelor of Business in Finance from Western Illinois University.

Alexander assumed his new role October 24, 2016.  He replaced CFO, Brad Kokjohn, who retired on November 1, 2016 after thirty-eight years at FMCH. 

Upcoming Events

  • DEC

    Prepared Childbirth 1-Day Class

    9:00AM - 3:30 PM

    This class offers the same topics as the 3-part Prepared Childbirth course but in a special one-day session. It is offered during the last trimester. This class will prepare mom and her partner for the birth experience. Topics include: relaxation, breathing, pain control, labor & delivery, C-Section, mom & baby care and breastfeeding. A tour of The BirthPlace is included.

  • DEC

    FMP&S Holiday Hours

    8:00AM - 6:00 PM

    FMP&S will be closed on Monday, December 26. FMCH Emergency Services is Physician staffed 24-hours a day for all your healthcare needs.

  • JAN

    FMP&S New Year Holiday Hours

    8:00AM - 6:00 PM

    FMP&S and My Care Walk-in Clinic will be closed in observance of the holiday on Monday, January 2, 2017.

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