Allen County Regional Hospital


3066 N Kentucky St
Iola, KS 66749

Billing: 620-365-1015
Medical records: 620-365-1166
Volunteer services: 620-365-1021

Allen County Regional Hospital provides exceptional care in a small-town environment. It is a critical access hospital that serves Iola, Kansas, and the surrounding area.

The hospital is designated a Level IV Trauma Center. Services include a state-of-the-art emergency department fully staffed by physicians board-certified in emergency medicine; hospitalist program; advanced imaging; general surgery; skilled nursing (swing bed); outpatient rehabilitation; and on-site laboratory.

The hospital’s specialty clinic offers access to specialists in a wide variety of specialty areas including gastroenterology; neurology; pain management, podiatry; urology; and more. Family medicine practitioners care for patients at the primary care office in Iola.

For patients requiring advanced care, Allen County Regional Hospital offers streamlined access to Saint Luke’s expansive network of resources and experts in 65 specialty services. This ensures local residents receive compassionate care from some of the most experienced physicians in the nation in specialties like cardiology, neurology, and oncology.

Darren Bass, Chief Executive Officer   
Patrick Altenhofen, Interim Administrator   


Free parking is available for all patients and visitors at our hospital and specialty clinics.

Visiting guidelines
As we work to protect the health and safety of everyone at our hospital, we have temporarily revised our visiting guidelines.

Smoking Policy 
All Saint Luke’s Health System locations are smoke-free environments—inside and outside. The use of tobacco, marijuana, electronic cigarettes, and vapes is prohibited in all buildings, parking garages, and surrounding grounds of our hospitals and facilities.

Dining options
The Allen County Regional Hospital cafeteria is open to the public daily. Breakfast is served from 6:30 - 10:30 a.m. and lunch is served from 11:15 a.m. - 1 p.m. Learn more about our nutritious 60+ Dine meals for adults 60 years or older and their spouses. Vending machines are located by the cafeteria and in the emergency department waiting room. 

Sending mail/flowers
To ensure prompt delivery, mail and flowers should be addressed using the patient’s full name and room number.

Gift shop
The Allen County Regional Hospital gift shop is located in the hospital’s main lobby and offers greeting cards, snacks, and a variety of unique gift items.  The Allen County Regional Hospital Auxiliary staffs the gift shop, which is open Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

For questions, call the gift shop at 620-365-1258.

Spiritual wellness
The hospital chaplain provides requested services or can secure a practitioner of a specific faith. Ask a nurse or hospital operator for chapel assistance.


Insurance Accepted
Financial Assistance

Medical Records

Patient portal
Patients can communicate with providers while having access to personal health information, test results, and billing online through the mySaintLuke's patient portal.
Learn more about medical records and billing for services received prior to October 2022.  

Patient advocate
The Allen County Regional Hospital patient advocate serves as a liaison between patients, families or representative(s), and the hospital. To reach the patient advocate, call 785-204-7119. The advocate will typically respond to your concern within one business day.

Patient rights and responsibilities
High-quality patient care is a primary mission of Allen County Regional Hospital and Saint Luke’s Health System. Patient rights and responsibilities improve care, treatment, services, and outcomes by protecting and promoting these rights.

Allen County Regional Hospital complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. View patient rights and responsibilities.

Language assistance services
This is free of charge. Call 816-932-6145.

Preparing for your visit
Learn more about what to expect during your staysafety and security, patient satisfactionadvance directives, and privacy.

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Saint Luke's News

Jun. 7, 2024

Allen County Regional Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship Applications Due by July 31 for the Upcoming Fall Semester

To be eligible for the scholarship, the applicant must be accepted for admission in a health-related field of study at a two- or four-year college, university, or technical school.
Jun. 7, 2024

Home Sleep Testing Offered Through Allen County Regional Hospital

Saint Luke’s Sleep Disorders Program is a comprehensive, full-service program diagnosing and treating a wide variety of sleep disorders for more than 35 years.
May. 24, 2024

Allen County Regional Hospital Auxiliary Approved Funding for Ultrasound Probe

The new ultrasound probe, which will primarily be used in the hospital's emergency department, provides a detailed view of what's happening in a patient's body in real-time.