Superior Family Medical Center, in conjunction with Brodstone Memorial Hospital, offers a variety of services and programs to the community. Our facility includes a 25-bed Critical Access Hospital, a clinic attached to the hospital at 525 East 11th Street, and a satellite medical clinic located in Nelson. Also, a great asset to the community and the hospital is the availability of specialty physicians. Over 20 specialists visit Brodstone Memorial Hospital at least monthly for the convenience of our patients.
Today, Brodstone Memorial Hospital continues to grow. In 2005, a 5.4 million dollar project was completed which provided for new areas for the business office, cardiac rehabilitation, physical therapy, ultrasound, mammogram, and the gift shop. Departments with remodeled areas include the bone density room, specialty clinic area, doctor's dictation room, laboratory and phlebotomy room, and central supply on the first floor. Second-floor construction provided for a 13 room surgery suite which includes 2 major operating rooms, endoscopy room, new pre-operative area, post-operative recovery area, and storage areas. The nurse's station area includes a doctor's dictation office, nurse's charting room, central supply area, medication preparation room, nurse's lounge, several administrative offices, and storage. Eighteen patient rooms were remodeled to be private rooms with four being handicap accessible. We also have a Sleep Lab with a sleep technologist is on staff full time. A safe, quiet environment with the latest technology is available for these studies.
Superior is near the geographical center of the United States, located in Nuckolls County, two miles from the Kansas-Nebraska border on State Highways 8 and 14. Located in the center of U.S. transportation routes including Omaha, Lincoln, Denver, Kansas City and Chicago, all within a few hour’s drive.
The City of Superior derived its name from early settlers who spoke of the "superior" quality of land stretching east and west along the Republican River Valley. It is an agricultural landscape that fills your vision with a multitude of color, a world of gentle breezes and peaceful sounds. Superior is also a sportsman's paradise as the area offers some of the best deer, wild turkey, pheasant/quail hunting in the Midwest, and exceptional fishing at Lovewell State Park which is seven miles south of Superior. Lovewell State Park is a haven for outdoor lovers who look for variety in their vacations offering a blend of camping, fishing, wildlife watching and other special events.
Superior is a community that believes in itself. Voters approved extending the city sales tax allowing for community improvements and the continuation of economic development efforts. Just recently Brodstone Memorial Hospital completed an 8 million dollar expansion, our airport completed a 600-foot expansion to the airport's 3,700 foot paved and lighted runway, the Superior Development Corporation sold their 20,000 square foot spec building- supporting the innovative expansion efforts of a reputable company already doing business in Superior. Also, scheduled for completion is an all new 6 million dollar elementary school and new Country Club located at the golf course.
Our downtown business district is on the National Register of Historic Places. The historic atmosphere of the business district has been blended with modernization, with businesses constantly striving to achieve growth and expansion for life-long business retention.