Johnson County Hospital

Compassionate Care

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Physical Therapy is a non-invasive, medication-free way to help gain strength. prevent injuries, and return to a prior level of function.

Our JCH Sleep Lab is nationally accredited

Dreaming of a good night’s sleep? Sleep disorders such as sleep apnea can interrupt sleep and increase the risk to a person’s health.


well-trained staff

Our 24/7 emergency staff are ready serve any and all your needs.

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Welcome to
Johnson County Hospital

The best in healthcare is right here, close to family, close to friends, close to home.

Johnson County Hospital in Tecumseh Nebraska offers you the healing power of personal attention, because here, you’re a neighbor, not a number.
Johnson County Hospital is an 18-bed Critical Access Hospital that provides the people of Johnson County and surrounding counties with many services right here in Tecumseh, Nebraska.
Johnson County Hospital was opened in 1958 as a county owned hospital. No taxes have been levied to fund the hospital since the initial levy 63 years ago. This is an uncommon practice for a county hospital, as most county hospitals are on the county tax rolls.

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Providing Comprehensive Quality Care

Johnson County Hospital receives national accreditation for Sleep Lab

Johnson County Hospital is excited to announce that its sleep lab is now nationally accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC). Earning ACHC accreditation indicates that JCH has met or exceeded the standards of quality that are required by the...

JCH sends Little to attend 340B advocacy event in Washington DC

by Michelle Sullivan and Olivia Beethe Olivia Little, Johnson County Hospital’s 340B Coordinator, traveled to Washington DC in March to attend the 340B Health Legislative Event. The legislative event had 103 attendees from 35 states who requested 234 meetings with...

Why Choose Us

We Provide Comprehensive Quality Care

Physical Therapy

JCH provides services: outpatient, acute, swing bed, home health, school-based pediatrics, and early intervention pediatrics.

Diagnostic Services

Johnson County Hospital has a wide variety of sophisticated diagnostic capabilities.

Specialty Services

Surgical procedure performed: gallbladder surgery, hernia repairs, appendectomy, hysterectomy, and cataract surgery

Home Health

Johnson County Hospital Home Health Services is a Medicare/Medicaid certified home health agency.

Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy (OT) incorporates meaningful and purposeful movements to enable people with limitations or impairments

Speech Therapy

Speech Therapy includes providing screening, consultation, diagnosis and treatment of speech or swallowing problems that a patient may have.

Respiratory Therapy

Johnson County Hospital has been assisting people for many years with the treatment and testing for a condition called Sleep Apnea.

Cardiac Rehab

The goal of cardiac rehabilitation is to return the patient to the optimal level of functioning following either a coronary artery bypass or a heart attack.

Our Staff



PA-C physician assistant-certified


Physical Therapist

Our Doctors

See Our Qualified Medical Staff

Dr. Grant Saltzgaber, M.D.

Dr. Grant Saltzgaber, M.D.

Dr. Benjamin Biehl, M.D.

Dr. Benjamin Biehl, M.D.

Dr. Zak Tempelmeyer, M.D.

Dr. Zak Tempelmeyer, M.D.


PA-C physician assistant-certified


Physical Therapist