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  • Hospice of Spencer Hospital offers 6-week Understanding Grief Support Group

    posted on Thursday, December 12, 2019 To help people cope with the death of a loved one, Hospice of Spencer Hospital is offering a 6-week Understanding Grief Support Group. The group will meet each Tuesday evening beginning January 7 through February 11, 2020 from 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. at the Spencer Hospital Women's Center.

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  • Local Healthcare Clinics Recognized for Excellence in Patient Experience

    posted on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 Two local healthcare clinics have been named 2019 Guardian of Excellence Award® winners by Press Ganey, a national company which monitors patient satisfaction.Together, Milford Family Care and Sioux Rapids Family Care, both operated by Spencer Hospital in collaboration with Avera Medical Group Spencer, have been bestowed this special award which recognizes top-performing health care organizations.

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  • Hospital Audit Report Shows Impact of Cost and Reimbursement Challenges

    posted on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 Spencer Hospital achieved a positive margin at the conclusion of fiscal year 2018-2019, despite increased cost and general reimbursement challenges. These findings were shared as part of the 2019 fiscal year audit report presented by Winther, Stave & Co., officials at Thursday's hospital board meeting.

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  • Annual Candlelight Memorial Service Honors Loved Ones

    posted on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 The holidays can be a difficult time for those who have experienced the loss of a loved one; yet it's also an important time to remember those we've lost. The annual Service of Remembrance, sponsored by Hospice of Spencer Hospital, Abben Cancer Center, Warner Funeral Home, and area clergy, is a special time to remember those loved ones.

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