Colonial Springs Healthcare Center

Welcome to Colonial Springs Healthcare Center!

Located at 750 W. Cooper in Buffalo, Mo., is CMH’s Colonial Springs Healthcare Center (CSHC). CSHC is a 134-bed long-term care, skilled nursing center. The healthcare center includes a newly remodeled 34-bed special care unit as well as a new 16-bed high functioning special care unit, both designed to meet the specific needs of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease as well as other forms of dementia. CSHC is part of a technologically advanced, local healthcare network consisting of Dallas County Family Medical Center and the CMH Home Medical Equipment store. Contact our admissions or social services department at 417-345-2228 for more information or to schedule a tour.

Independent Living

The Colonial Springs Independent Living apartments offer seniors the opportunity to remain independent in a home of their own, close to healthcare professionals. Our apartments are one-bedroom and one-bathroom units as well as two-bedroom, two-bathroom units with a full kitchen, electrical appliances, a living room, covered patio, and oversized one-car garage. The apartments are located on the same campus as Colonial Springs Healthcare Center and near Dallas County Family Medical Center, as well as the CMH Home Medical Equipment store.

Rehabilitation Services

CSHC also offers inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services.  Speech, physical and occupational rehabilitation are provided by full-time, in-house therapists. CSHC physical therapy staff is certified in the Bioness system, which assists patients who may have foot drop due to stroke, multiple sclerosis, brain injury, cerebral palsy, incomplete spinal cord injury. The Bioness system for hand rehabilitation assists patients who have upper-extremity paralysis due to stroke, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, or certain neurological disorders. 

Nutritional Services

The nutritional services staff at CSHC work with a registered dietitian to provide CSHC residents meals that are nutritious and sensitive to special diets.


Planning and research go into the daily planned activities for residents at CSHC. Our staff provides exercise classes, outings, crafts, entertainment from musical groups and community activities for all skill levels.

Additional Services

CSHC provides social and psychiatric services, pain management, beauty/barber services, laundry services, intergenerational programming, spiritual opportunities, and pharmacy consultant services.

With all the amenities CSHC has to offer, stop by and take a look!

Colonial Springs was selected by Missouri for the Alzheimer’s Demonstration Project, based on its exceptional special care program, and was also the first skilled nursing care facility in the nation to be awarded Star Status for its employee safety program upon first application by the Occupational Health and Safety’s Voluntary Protection Program (VPP).

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Contact Us

Colonial Springs Healthcare Facility
750 West Cooper
Buffalo, MO 65622
(417) 328-6010 locally or (888) 328-6010 toll-free

Missouri Quality AwardStage 7 Award RecipientSBJ Dynamic Dozen Award Recipient SBJ Economic Impact Award Recipient Most Wired Award RecipientHospital 417-326-6000
Infocenter 417-328-6010 or 1-888-328-6010
1500 N. Oakland, Bolivar, Missouri 65613