Swing Bed Program

If your physician has determined that you require Skilled Nursing or Rehabilitation Services, Cox Barton County Hospital can fulfill this need.  Skilled care services provided include IV therapy, sterile dressing changes, skin/wound care, and rehabilitation therapy (physical, occupational, speech, and respiratory therapy).  For current inpatients at CBCH who choose to receive skilled care from our facility, there is minimal transition from an acute level of care to a skilled.  

Medical One Clinics

Cox Barton County Hospital offers 2 Rural Health Clinics to better serve our patients and community.  Medical One/Medical One Specialty Clinic are located within the hospital and provide a variety of services, from general practice to orthopedic, gynecology, cardiology, rheumatology, endocrinology, neurology, otolaryngology, pulmonology and general surgical specialties. Cox Golden City Clinic offers general practice and gynecology care. Call us today for an appointment! 

Med One 417-681-5266…Med One Specialty Clinic 417-681-5284….Golden City Clinic 417-537-4311


Outpatient Services

Cox Barton County Hospital provides a full range of outpatient services “close to home”.  Our physician staffed 24 hour emergency room is here when you have an emergent medical need.  And whether you need an endoscopic procedure such as a colonoscopy or EGD, surgery [general, gynecologic, or orthopedic], pain management, rehabilitation services [cardiac, pulmonary, physical therapy, occupational therapy], a sleep study, cardiac testing, a lab test, x-ray, or diabetes and asthma education, CBCH can provide these services without the hassle of a long drive!


Causes of Skin Cancer

Exposure to ultraviolet (UV) light is one of the most common causes of skin cancer, and it can lead to a deadly form of skin cancer known as melanoma.