Our Mission

Johnson County Hospital will establish and maintain facilities for the purpose of providing high quality health care services to the sick and injured in a caring and professional manner regardless of race, creed, handicap or ability to pay and promote those services throughout our service area.

Mary Kent, Administrator

NHA Membership

Johnson County Hospital is a member of the Nebraska Hospital Association (NHA). For more information about the NHA, please visit their website at www.nebraskahospitals.org.

Our Beliefs

Every individual has the right to be treated with consideration, dignity and respect, whether they be customer, visitor or employee.

Our customers (patients and doctors) and our employees are the reasons for our success.

Our presence is an asset in the communities we serve and we will involve ourselves in the betterment of the community to our mutual benefit.
Communication with our customers, employees, vendors and the community is essential to our being able to provide quality service.
Operating with honesty, integrity, and confidentiality is essential to our success.
We recognize it is important to maintain a positive public image and we will diligently strive to continue to improve the public image of our facility and health care industry.

Why Choose Us

We Provide Comprehensive Quality Care

JCH 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.

JCH Occupational Therapy

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

JCH Speech Therapy

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

JCH Respiratory Therapy

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

JCH 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.

Meet Our Doctors

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

Frequently asked questions

Answers to some of our common quetions.

How do I get to my Patient Portal?
  • Welcome to the Johnson County Patient Portal, which gives you access to your personal health records 24-hours a day, seven days a week. View your medical history, medical procedures, allergies, test results, etc.

  • Access your Tecumseh Family Health or Adams Primary Care health information though our new online patient portal 24 hours a day, 7 days a week from the privacy of your own computer or mobile device.

How Do I Make an Appointment?

The Outpatient Clinic Specialists at Johnson County Hospital cover a wide range of care.

Johnson County Hospital offers many specialty clinics to serve the residents of southeast Nebraska. Doctors of Oncology, Orthopedics, Gastroenterology, Urology, Ophthalmology, Cardiology, ENT, Vascular, Pulmonology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation confer with patients concerning their needs on a monthly basis. General, as well as, specialty surgeries are performed by experienced and qualified physicians who go the extra mile to see that you, the patient, is cared for close to home, not 50 miles away from family and friends. To schedule an appointment with a specialist, please contact your local physician for a referral, and then call our Scheduling Department at 402-335-6372.

Specialty Clinic Dates

How Do I Cancel my Appointment?

To cancel an appointment with a specialist, please contact our Scheduling Department at 402-335-6372.

How Do I Change my Address and Tel No?

Please reach out to us via phone to update your Address, Phone Number or any other information, (402) 335-3361