Welcome to Broadlawns Medical Center

At Broadlawns Medical Center, our dedicated staff of over 1,200 employees and 100 physicians work together to provide high-quality healthcare that is coordinated, compassionate and cost-effective. The Broadlawns Medical Center campus includes an acute care hospital, emergency services, inpatient and outpatient services, lab and radiology services, mental health services, specialty clinics, dentistry, and a 24-hour crisis team.

It is a privilege to attend to the healthcare needs of our community, and our top priority is ensuring that high-quality healthcare is accessible and affordable to the patients that we serve. The Broadlawns staff looks forward to attending to your healthcare needs.


Broadlawns Medical Center strives to build a healthy community through the delivery of accessible, cost-effective and high quality patient care.


Broadlawns Medical Center will be the best public hospital in the United States.


EXCELLENCE... We will achieve the highest standards of excellence in attending to the healthcare needs of our community and by providing exemplary, patient-centered service.

COMPASSION... We will be compassionate and nurturing in responding to the needs and expectations of our patients, visitors, employees and the community.

LEARNING... We will take a leadership position in educating the next generation of healthcare professionals and leaders.

LEADERSHIP... We will lead the way in identifying the unmet healthcare needs of our community and will ensure that those needs are met, keeping the patients’ overall health and well-being at the forefront of our decision-making.

Strategic Goals

  • To serve our diverse multi-cultural community through a continuum of high quality, creative and cost-effective programs that promote wellness and treat illness.

  • To partner with our employees and be the employer of choice for individuals who are likewise committed to our vision, mission and values.

  • To remain financially viable and demonstrate sound financial stewardship of all resources.

  • To strengthen or enhance our community relationships and strategically position our healthcare providers ensuring accessible high quality healthcare is available to the Central Iowa region.

  • To evaluate new program development and technology applications to enhance the patient experience.