Shickley is served by the new Fillmore County Hospital that opened March 1, 2012. It is an acute care hospital just 15 miles northeast of Shickley in Geneva. The hospital is licensed by the state of Nebraska and approved for Medicare and Medicaid. Five family physicians and one physician assistant make up the local active medical staff. Fillmore County Hospital has 70 sub-specialty physicians on courtesy/consulting staff. Diagnostic, X-Ray, CT, MR, mammography, nuclear bone scans, nuclear cariolite, ultrasound, and cardiac rehab are other hospital services. Specialty clinics are held on a regular basis. A dentist, two chiropractors and an optometrist have offices in Geneva as well.