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  • 2021 Auxiliary Scholarships Available

    posted on Friday, October 8, 2021 The Spencer Hospital Auxiliary annually awards scholarships to students advancing their healthcare studies. The Auxiliary Scholarship Committee is currently accepting applications until October 29th, 2021.

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  • Walk for Breast Cancer Awareness throughout October!

    posted on Friday, October 1, 2021 Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women. About one in eight women will develop invasive breast cancer in her lifetime. It's important to focus and encourage early detection as breast cancer is often successfully treated when caught early, and to educate people about diagnostic and treatment options. You can help by joining in the 2021 Breast Cancer Walks for Awareness throughout the month of October.

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  • Local Clinics Transitioning to a New Electronic Health Record System on October 1

    posted on Friday, September 24, 2021 Avera Medical Group Spencer, Milford Family Care, and Sioux Rapids Family Care are converting to a new electronic health record on October 1.

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  • COVID-19 Cases, Hospitalizations Increase

    posted on Thursday, September 23, 2021 The ups and downs of the COVID-19 pandemic continue. Locally the number of COVID-19 tests being performed along with the numbers of positive cases and COVID-related hospitalizations at Spencer Hospital have all increased in recent weeks. However, the availability of testing supplies and access to monoclonal antibody treatment options has decreased.

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