Lafayette Regional Health Center fact sheet

Lafayette Regional Health Center is a critical access hospital, accredited by The Joint Commission, located in historic Lexington, Missouri, 50 miles east of Kansas City. This primary care hospital offers a comprehensive array of services in a smalltown environment. Patients enjoy the comfort of knowing they're receiving quality healthcare in their hometown. Lafayette Regional Health Center also owns and operates three physician clinics throughout Lafayette County.

  • 25 beds
  • 100+ physicians
  • 200+ staff

Fast facts

Accreditations, awards, and certifications

  • American College of Radiology Gold Seal of Accreditation - Computed Tomography Accredited Facility
  • American College of Radiology Gold Seal of Accreditation - Mammography Accredited Facility
  • American College of Radiology Gold Seal of Accreditation - MRI Accredited Facility
  • American College of Radiology Gold Seal of Accreditation - Ultrasound
  • College of American Pathologists - Laboratory Accreditation
  • National Organization of State Office of Rural Health - Top Performance Leader in Quality by iVantage recognition
  • The Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval - Hospital Accreditation
  • The Joint Commission Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® - 2014 recognition
  • Time Critical Diagnosis Level III Stemi and Stroke certifications
  • Women's Choice Award - Emergency Care Award

Our services


  • Family meeting rooms
  • Internet access
  • Private rooms

Cancer care

  • Oncology clinic

Emergency Services

  • Available 24/7

Intensive care unit

Laboratory services

Medical-surgical nursing

Pulmonary and respiratory services

Radiology/Imaging services

  • CT
  • Breast imaging center (with digital mammography)
  • MRI
  • PET
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Ultrasound
  • X-ray


  • Inpatient
  • Occupational
  • Outpatient
  • Pediatric
  • Pelvic floor therapy
  • Physical
  • Speech
  • Swing bed and skilled recovery
  • Work conditioning

Sleep lab

Specialty clinics

  • Cardiology
  • Family practice
  • Gastroenterology
  • General surgery
  • Internal medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Nutritional counseling
  • OB/GYN (clinics only)
  • Oncology/hematology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedics
  • Pain management
  • Psychiatry - Psychiatry is offered as an inpatient and through ER via telehealth
  • Podiatry (clinics only)
  • Pulmonology
  • Urology
  • Wound Care

Surgical services

  • General
  • Gynecological
  • Inpatient
  • Neurology
  • Outpatient
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedic
  • Podiatry
  • Rheumatology
  • Urology

About HCA

HCA was founded by physicians. Their purpose was to create an environment where healthcare can flourish. They believed the best patient care begins by giving physicians what they need.

Today, we own and operate hospitals, freestanding surgery centers, and urgent care centers in 20 states. We are the preferred choice for more than 233,000 healthcare professionals, including more than 40,000 physicians.