Articles - 2019

  • Spencer Hospital Boosts the Local Economy

    posted on Thursday, June 6, 2019 A recent study by the Iowa Hospital Association indicates that Spencer Hospital generated nearly $46 million in economic impact for the local economy last year.

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  • Specialized Training Helps People with Parkinson's and Other Neurological Disorders

    posted on Thursday, June 6, 2019 A person with a neurological diagnosis, such as Parkinson's disease, may experience several frustrating symptoms. They may face speech difficulties and problems swallowing food or beverages without choking. Often movements, including walking and balance, are issues. Yet, the good news is that treatment options are available.

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  • Hospice of Spencer Hospital offers 5-week Understanding Grief Support Group

    posted on Thursday, June 6, 2019 Losing a loved one is indescribable to someone who has not felt the loss of death. Hospice of Spencer Hospital's professional team understands the tragedy of losing a loved one and they identify with the difficult decisions and emotions that the person left behind faces.

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  • Abben Cancer Center Hosts Survivors Day Celebration

    posted on Friday, May 24, 2019 Abben Cancer Center of Spencer Hospital is hosting a Survivors' Day Celebration on Monday, June 3 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. at Abben Cancer Center. This event provides an opportunity for all people living with a history of cancer or currently undergoing cancer care to connect with each other, celebrate milestones and recognize those who have supported them along the way.

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