Exterior view of Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe, Missouri

2799 N Washington St
Chillicothe, MO 64601


Foundation and Volunteers: 660-214-8107
Gift Shop: 660-214-8117
Medical Plaza: 

  • Family Care
  • OB-GYN
  • Surgical Associates

Scheduling: 660-646-5522

  • Radiology
  • Specialty Clinic
  • Surgery  

Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe delivers high-quality health care to Livingston County, Missouri, and its surrounding communities. A city-owned, not-for-profit critical access hospital, Hedrick Medical Center is the only Joint Commission-accredited hospital in north-central Missouri. The hospital was awarded the prestigious 2019 Guardian of Excellence Award by Press Ganey for reaching the 95th percentile for clinical quality.

The 25-bed acute care hospital offers comprehensive care, including a 24-hour emergency department staffed by board-certified physicians, inpatient and outpatient diagnostic testing, a spacious maternity unit, a Women's Center featuring 3-D mammography, inpatient and outpatient surgery, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services, an Intensive Care Unit featuring eICU, a specialty clinic, and primary care offices adjoining the facility.

Steven M. Schieber
, Chief Executive Officer
Janet Buckman, Chief Financial Officer
Catherine Hamilton, Chief Nursing Officer
Lisa Hecker, Director of Human Resources


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

Saint Luke’s is a tobacco-free environment, and tobacco use, as well as e-cigarettes, is prohibited in all buildings, parking garages, and all surrounding grounds of our hospitals and facilities.

Dining options
The Garden Cafe is located near the main lobby. Fresh food prepared daily, including cold and hot meals, salad bar, soups, snacks, and pre-made sandwiches. Vending machines are located on the first floor in the hallway between the laboratory/imaging department, the Emergency Department, and in the corridor between the hospital and Medical Plaza.

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

Gift shop
Located off the main lobby, it provides greeting cards, gift items, and personal items. Hours:

  • Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Spiritual Wellness
The hospital chapel is located on the second floor near the main lobby. Chaplains are available. Ask a nurse or hospital operator.


Insurance Accepted
Financial Assistance

Patient advocate
The Hedrick Medical Center Patient Advocate serves as a liaison between patients, their families or representative(s), and the hospital. Call 660-358-5774 and ask to speak with the patient advocate. The advocate will typically respond to your concern within one business day.

Patient rights and responsibilities
Quality patient care is a primary concern of Saint Luke’s Health System. The goal of patient rights and responsibilities is to improve care, treatment, services, and outcomes by protecting and promoting each patient’s rights.

Saint Luke’s Health System 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, free of charge, are available to you. Call 816-932-6145.

Preparing for your visit
Learn more about what to expect during your stay, safety and security, patient satisfaction, advance directives, and privacy. Learn how to access your medical records.

Saint Luke's News

KMZU: Breast cancer screenings, prevention, and risk factors with Dr. Greg Miller
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. KMZU talked to Dr. Greg Miller about when to start screenings, prevention measures, and more.
Associated Press: Hospitalizations at new high, positivity rate up in Missouri
The number of people hospitalized for the coronavirus in Missouri reached a record high Thursday. AP News talked to Dr. Marc Larsen about how Saint Luke's rural hospitals are seeing surges just as much as the metropolitan hospitals.
Chillicothe News: Revised visitor guidelines at Hedrick Medical Center and Wright Memorial Hospital
With the continued spread of COVID-19, Hedrick Medical Center and Wright Memorial Hospital have revised visitor policies in accordance with policies in place with Saint Luke's Kansas City area hospitals.