Jefferson Community Health & Life Health Center

The Health Center of Jefferson Community Health & Life is a 17-bed, acute care Critical Access Hospital in Fairbury, Nebraska. In addition to the wide range of inpatient and outpatient services listed below, we also support numerous education programs and support groups. Learn more about the history of our health center, which opened in 1963.


Hours of Service

  • Appointment:

    Most services are provided by scheduled appointment, except in cases of emergency. For an appointment, please call 402.729.3351 and ask for the appropriate department.

  • Business office:

    Monday through Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

  • Emergency care:

    Available 24 hours, seven days a week. The interior Emergency Room vestibule door is locked after hours for the safety of our customers and staff. Please pick up the phone for assistance.

  • Patient visits:

    There are no set visiting hours for our patients. We ask that visitors respect the patients’ need to rest and recover.