• Harlan County Health System
  • Emergency Room
  • CT Scanner
  • Harlan County Health System

    A $6 million state-of-the-art renovation in 2007 enhanced key patient areas.

  • Emergency Room

    An advanced 24/7 emergency room allows us to handle most emergencies.

  • CT Scanner

    Revolutionary new bone and tissue imaging technology.

Committed to keeping Harlan County healthy

The Harlan County Health System operates a beautiful, modern 19-bed Critical Access Hospital in Alma, Nebraska, serving Harlan and adjacent counties in Nebraska and Kansas. HCHS is committed to providing the highest quality medical care to every patient we encounter, to maintaining advanced medical skills and technologies, and to offering comfort and healing in a friendly, community setting. We urge you to explore our Website or visit us in person to learn more.

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News from Harlan County Health System


  • HCHS Leadership Graduate Kendra Graf

    Each year, health care professionals from across Nebraska come together for the Nebraska Hospital Association (NHA) Leadership Institute, a 10-month program designed to instruct, inspire and invigorate. Participants establish peer-to-peer…

  • AgWest Donates to HCHS Foundation Clinic Project

    Steve Knuth of AgWest Commodities recently donated $25,000 to the Harlan County Health System’s capital campaign for a new clinic. He has designated this donation to the memory of Susan…

  • Harlan County Health System Foundation receives $ 75,000 pledge

    A local resident, who wishes to remain anonymous, has chosen to donate $75,000 to the Capital Campaign for the proposed new medical clinic. Asked what prompted this generous gift, the…

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