Methodist Fremont Health was established in 1940 and became a Methodist Health System affiliate in 2018. Today, the medical center includes 75 inpatient beds – 55 acute care beds and 20 behavioral health beds – and boasts an accredited cancer program. Dunklau Gardens, the attached nursing home facility, offers 80 long-term care beds in large private and semiprivate suites, a dedicated short-term rehabilitation wing with 22 beds, and four spacious hospice suites. Methodist Fremont Health also offers a 24/7 Emergency Department that treats over 17,000 patients per year.
Methodist Health System employs more than 850 full- and part-time staff members at Methodist Fremont Health and Methodist Physicians Clinic locations in Fremont, making it one of the largest employers in the region. That workforce includes an active medical staff of over 100 physicians.