Jim Brown – Shining Star September 2016

Jim has been an employee of LCHD for 3 years. Jim is our IT director. Jim is married to Cheryl and they have 2 sons and 1 daughter. Jim enjoys spending time with his grandkids. Jim is retired military with 14 years in the Air Force and 10 years in the Navy. Congratulations Jim! Click […]

Seniors Getting Switched to Medicare Advantage with Little Warning: Report

With Medicare’s specific approval, a health insurance company can enroll a member of its marketplace or other commercial plan into its Medicare Advantage coverage when that individual becomes eligible for Medicare. Called “seamless conversion,” the process requires the insurer to send a letter explaining the new coverage, which takes effect unless the member opts out […]

LCHD designated a Critical Access Hospital by Medicare.

Lynn County Hospital was designated by Medicare as a Critical Access Hospital in 2004. Medicare treats Critical Access Hospitals differently than any other type of hospital. They reimburse these hospitals 101% of their costs for taking care of Medicare patients. The majority of patients at Lynn County Hospital are Medicare patients. Our mix of inpatients […]

Jeff Barnhart, CEOHealthcare is a very personal experience. The size of our facility and our family oriented environment allows us to provide personalized care utilizing a team approach. On behalf of your neighbors who make it their life's work to provide you with an effective community hospital, I want to assure you that we at Lynn County Hospital District will do our very best to meet and exceed your expectations. Our goal is to keep your healthcare local.


Jeff Barnhart,
Chief Executive Officer

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