Articles - 2019

  • Volunteer Health Insurance Counselors Needed for Clay County

    posted on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 For many Iowans, understanding Medicare and related health insurance can be confusing and overwhelming. Where do I start? What are my options? Am I making the right decision? What will it cost me? Is there help if I can't afford my insurance? If I'm still working do I have to sign up for Medicare?

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  • Messerole Honored as IEMSA Educator of the Year

    posted on Monday, March 11, 2019 Recently the Iowa Emergency Medical Services Association (IEMSA) recognized Jeffrey Messerole as IEMSA Instructor of the Year.

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  • Improving Life, One Breath at a Time

    posted on Monday, March 11, 2019 Remember a time you exerted yourself and had difficulty catching your breath? For people living with chronic lung disease, the feeling that comes with shortness of breath is all too frequent. Yet, there's help available. A pulmonary rehabilitation team, such as the experienced cardio-pulmonary team at Spencer Hospital, can help improve the health and lifestyle options of people living with chronic lung disease.

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  • Spencer Hospital Named One of the Nation's Top Community Hospitals for Fourth Consecutive Year

    posted on Monday, February 11, 2019 Spencer Hospital has again been named one of the Top 100 Rural & Community Hospitals in the United States, earning the designation for the fourth consecutive year. The nation's top rural hospitals are recognized annually by the Chartis Center for Rural Health.

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