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  • April is National Donate Life Month

    posted on Thursday, April 22, 2021 National Donate Life Month is celebrated every April to educate and encourage Americans to register as donors and consider living donation, as well as to celebrate those who have saved and healed lives through the gift of donation.

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  • Virtual Family Fest 2021; Spencer Hospital Coloring Pages

    posted on Thursday, February 25, 2021 Family Fest, a community event that typically takes place annually on the first Saturday in March at the Clay County Fairgrounds Events Center, has decided to go virtual this year in order to keep our community safe from the further spread of COVID-19. Virtual Family Fest will take place from March 1st - 6th as a Facebook event. In this blog, you can find coloring pages that you can print off from Spencer Hospital.

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  • Insight Into Hospice Care and Services Offered for Alzheimer's Patients

    posted by Alana Kliegl on Monday, September 21, 2020 Although hospice services are often utilized by people with a cancer diagnosis, hospice services are also readily available to anyone who, if determined by a physician, is predicted to have a life expectancy of 6 months or less, if the disease were to run its normal course. This means hospice services can be a wonderful benefit for anyone.

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  • Spencer Hospital Physical Therapists Now Certified in a New Treatment Called "Dry Needling"

    posted by Jordan Reed on Monday, December 16, 2019 Spencer Hospital Physical Therapists are consistently working to improve their clinical knowledge and skills to provide better results for our patients. Recently, this lead Spencer Hospital PT's to take part in an intensive dry needling (DN) course. Dry needling has been effectively used by PT's throughout the world, but it is a relatively new treatment in Northwest Iowa. So, what is dry needling and how can it help you?

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  • Get the Healthy Scoop on Poop

    posted by Rachel Hoffman and Sarah Goodchild on Thursday, May 23, 2019 Pooping can be a tough topic to discuss, even with a health professional. We understand the subject can be gross or embarrassing, yet the “scoop on poop” is that bowel problems can really impact many people's lives.

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