When medical emergencies occur within the county, Ozark County Ambulance offers advanced life support ambulance service. Staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week, they have one full-time ambulance and a second ambulance staffed during times of increased risk. Ambulance services from adjoining counties participate in a mutual aid agreement to assist in emergency situations. The business phone (not for
emergencies) is (417) 679-3624.
Air Evac Lifeteam is an air ambulance service based at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. They are normally called in by first responders when necessary. The business phone for Air Evac Lifeteam is (417) 256-0010.
When hospitalization is required or emergency medical service is not available, Ozark County residents have the choice of two full service medical centers located within easy driving distance. Ozark Medical Center, at 1100 Kentucky Ave. in West Plains is 40 miles east of Gainesville. Telephone (417) 256-9111. Baxter Regional Medical Center at 624 Hospital Drive in Mountain Home, Ark., is 30 miles south of
Gainesville. Telephone (870) 508-1000.
At the core of healthcare services in Ozark County is the Gainesville Medical Clinic, managed and operated by Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. The clinic offers lab procedures, X-rays, ultrasounds and stress tests, plus procedures for emergencies such as lacerations and cardiac
problems. Clinic hours are Monday-Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Telephone (417) 679-4613.
Missouri Ozarks Community Healthcare is centered in Ava, with a satellite clinic in Gainesville on Elm Street, directly behind the Post Office and across the street from the Library. Services include Primary Health Care, Dental Services and a broad range of Family Health services. Clinic hours are Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Telephone (417) 679-2775.
Theodosia Family Medical Clinic is located on the south side of Hwy 160, west of Theodosia, adjacent to Theodosia Pharmacy. Telephone (417) 273-2300. The clinic is staffed by highly experienced nurse practitioners (NP) and physician assistants (PA). with an off-site doctor supervising.
Theodosia Pharmacy is open Mon-Fri from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Telephone (417) 273-4555. Co-located with Theodosia Family Medical Clinic at 2 U.S. Hwy 160, Theodosia near the western corporate limits.
Court Square Pharmacy is located at 101 E. Third Street on the south side of the Gainesville square. It is the parent of Theodosia Pharmacy. In addition to full pharmacy services at both locations, the Gainesville location includes Medical Equipment Supply and Services. Telephone (417) 679-2650