Local Healthcare

SoutheastHEALTH Center of Stoddard County

SoutheastHEALTH Center of Stoddard County is a 48-bed primary care facility. What makes Dexter a great community, makes SoutheastHEALTH Center of Stoddard County (formerly Missouri Southern Healthcare) a great community hospital. In addition to the hospital, SoutheastHEALTH Center of Stoddard County is comprised of Southeast Home Health of Dexter and eight affiliated medical clinics including SoutheastHEALTH Internal Medicine of Dexter, SoutheastHEALTH Children’s Clinic of Dexter, SoutheastHEALTH Family Medicine of Dexter, SoutheastHEALTH General Surgery, SoutheastHEALTH Bernie Clinic, SoutheastHEALTH Bloomfield Clinic, SoutheastHEALTH Malden Clinic and The Clinic at Wal-Mart operated by SoutheastHEALTH. They also house a 10-bed adult voluntary Behavioral Health Unit. The completion of a new emergency room was done in March 2018. 

SoutheastHEALTH Center of Stoddard County
1200 North One Mile Road
Dexter, MO 63841

Phone: 573-624-5566


Fitness Plus – Saint Francis Health Center

Saint Francis Health Center has a team of physicians, along with nurses and other expert staff, provides primary care, urgent care, lab and X-ray services as sell as outpatient physical therapy. They also have a Fitness Plus facility that includes work out machines, indoor lap pool, indoor basketball court and walking track. They also provide child care and have a meeting room available for members.

St. Francis Health Center
1212 Saint Francis Drive
Dexter MO 63841


Dexter Community Care Center

911 B Business Hwy 60
Dexter, MO 63841
Phone: (573) 614-5762

Dexter Medical Center

610 North One Mile Road
Dexter, MO 63841
Phone: (573) 624-3600

Saint Francis Outpatient Clinic

1212 Saint Francis Road
Dexter, MO 63841
(573) 614-3600

SoutheastHEALTH Medical Plaza

1200 N One Mile Road
Dexter, MO 63841
Phone: (573) 624-7575

Assisted Living & Residential care

Central Gardens

Central Gardens Independent Living is communities designed for those who choose to pursue their lifelong dreams in an engaging social environment, who have passion for life and live with purpose in life. Central Gardens Life Care communities also feature Independent Retirement Living Cottages, Exceptional food and when combined with our Select Seasonings, Healthy Dining plans and Customized Menus, when needed resident satisfaction is assured.

If occasional supportive services are needed, our Personalized Living associates are ready to help.
At a Central Gardens retirement community there truly is something for everyone!

302 N Elms St, Dexter MO 63841

Ongoing Enrichment

Crowley’s Ridge Care Center is a residential and 90-bed licensed skilled nursing facility created with a warm and caring family-oriented environment and a continually-growing array of services to meet on-going health care needs. Residents receive the advanced health care services traditionally found in larger cities in the comfort of their own surroundings. There is a staff of dedicated nurses, physical, speech, and occupational and respiratory therapists. These, combined with a social and recreational team, provide emotional and psychological support to ensure that the residents continue to grow and develop in the long-term care setting. The facility is certified for Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Administration, private pay and private insurance.


Cypress Point Nursing Center is a newly-renovated 60-bed skilled facility with 12 Medicare certified beds. They also have an enclosed courtyard, 24-hour nursing services, special activities, specialized Alzheimer’s Unit, professional therapy services, Adult Day Care, Respite Care, complimentary beauty shop, comprehensive rehabilitation services and social services. Private and semi-private rooms are available.

Dexter Living Center

Dexter Living Center of Dexter is a skilled nursing facility with a warm, family-oriented environment for meeting your loved ones’ needs. Situated on the corner of Grant and Catalpa Street in a quiet tree-lined residential area, it has a license for 73 residents with both private and semi-private rooms. They have Medicare-certified beds and skilled nursing-licensed beds to meet the needs of our community. Beverly Health and Rehab offers short-term rehabilitation care after surgery or “physical decline,” day care, vacation care, or long-term care. Physical therapist, speech and occupational therapists are on staff. Dedicated Registered and Licensed Nurses on are duty 24 hours a day. A registered dietitian plans menus and follows up on resident’s nutritional needs. Therapeutic activities, social services, restorative and rehabilitative programs assist in helping many patients return home or to a lower level of care. The staff invites you to visit.

Dexter Dollar Program

A member only opportunity to participate in the Dexter Dollar program. We have gift certificates with participating members on the back that the public can buy for whatever occasions. When the participating merchant receives Dexter Dollars as payment, you can bring them to the Chamber office and we will fully reimburse your business.

Additional Benefits

Insurance Benefits:  Members are eligible to be a part of the Missouri Chamber of Commerce Federation insurance plan with Blue Cross and Blue Shield Anthem. Must have 2-50 employees and be a chamber member.

Other Benefits:

  • Get your name will be listed here on our website
  • Receive weekly reminders or red alerts
  • Discounted rate to use our meeting room
  • You will be able to display business cards, brochures or other materials in our front foyer
  • You will be able to put a flyer in our newsletters.