Franklin County Iowa Education_Healthcare

Quality Healthcare And Public Safety

You sacrifice nothing in the way of getting the quality healthcare and public safety services you deserve when you live in Franklin County. Our providers give you state-of-the art facilities and clinics. We provide a wide variety of medical services and our communities are staffed with trained and caring personnel who are there when you need them.

Hospital Care - Located in Hampton, Iowa the Franklin General Hospital provides caring, compassionate medical care covering the full continuum of primary healthcare. Franklin General has 25 acute care beds, a primary care clinic called the Franklin Medical Center and a 52-bed nursing facility providing high quality care in a rural setting. Franklin General Hospital is affiliated with the award winning Mercy Health Network of North Iowa.

Another service provider option is Iowa Specialty Hospital and Clinic with a clinic in Hampton and nearby communities.

The world-renowned Mayo Clinic in Rochester Minnesota is within easy reach.

General Family Practice - Family practice medical clinics are located in Ackley, Dows, Dumont, Latimer, Hampton and Sheffield.

Healthcare Services - Of course you will find a full compliment of other health care services including dentists, optometrists, chiropractors and licensed massage therapists.

Emergency Services - First responders and ambulance services found in all communities complimented by air ambulance which is also available.

Homeland Security - The Franklin County Emergency Management and Homeland Security office provides for the protection of life and property by assisting citizens to prepare for, respond to and recover from a natural or man made disaster.

Law Enforcement - County Sheriff's Department plus local police departments have the county covered well.

Fire Protection - Communities are serviced by dedicated volunteer fire fighters with inter-agency agreements to ensure abundant coverage.