Sioux Center Health Adds Same-Day Clinic

Sioux Center Health expanded its services this spring by opening a Same-Day Clinic option through its Family Medicine Clinic. The idea for the service came out of how the clinic changed operations during the 2020 coronavirus pandemic, said Clinical Medical Director, Dr. Scott Rens. “We created a Respiratory Clinic within the Family Medicine Clinic where those with COVID symptoms went…

National Stroke Awareness Month

May is National Stroke Awareness Month. How much do you know about a stroke? Like, what is it, how is caused, who is more likely to suffer a stroke? What are its signs and symptoms, how is it diagnosed and treated, and is there a way to prevent it? With this post, we want to spread stroke awareness by helping…

National Mental Health Month/Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week; May 3 – 9

May is National Mental Health Awareness Month, and May 3-9 also happens to be Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week. The Sioux Center Health family wants to help spread awareness, improve understanding, and reduce the stigma associated with mental health conditions. Across the United States, over ten (10) million persons are diagnosed with and are directly affected by a mental illness.…

Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

Sioux Center Health has a limited supply of the Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine left to administer to the community on Friday, May 7 from 11 am – 1 pm in the Family Medicine Clinic. If you are interested in the vaccine, please click here to register on our website. Vaccination Information: - Take along your insurance card - You…

Allergy Awareness Week

Knowing when you or someone around you is experiencing an allergic reaction is crucial to responding appropriately and promptly. If you have frequent allergy episodes, we advise that you wear a medical necklace or bracelet that states what your allergy is, in case during the reaction you become unresponsive or unable to speak. Also, persons who have severe reactions should…

National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW)

Immunization (vaccination) involves protecting people from diseases by administering a vaccine and allowing them to develop immunity against the illness. Even though this week focuses on infants, we must highlight that immunization is applicable to adults too. In this post, we want to share with you the recommended infant immunizations and their importance.

Offering 50 doses of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine to the community

Sioux Center Health has received Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine from the state that has been allocated for industry and we have 50 doses of the vaccine left to administer to the community. If you are interested in the vaccine, we are offering a walk-in on a first come, first serve basis on Friday, April 9 from 9 - 11…

10 Early Warning Signs of Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s disease is a type of movement disorder that can affect the ability to perform common, daily activities. It is a chronic and progressive disease, meaning that the symptoms become worse over time. It is characterized by its most common of motor symptoms - tremors (a form of rhythmic shaking), stiffness or rigidity of the muscles, and slowness of movement…

New Urgent Care Hours

Urgent Care Clinic offers evening and weekend care for unexpected injuries and illnesses without an appointment. Many situations are not emergencies, yet still require urgent medical attention. NEW URGENT CARE HOURS No appointment necessary Monday - Thursday 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. (NEW HOURS) Saturday - Sunday 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. WHEN SHOULD YOU SEEK URGENT CARE? • Infections:…

Sports Physical

Do you have a child participating in spring sports? Now is a good time to schedule their sports physical with their provider. Call us today and schedule your child’s appointment at: Hawarden Medical Clinic: 712.551.1000 Hull Medical Clinic: 712.439.1315 Sioux Center Health Medical Clinic: 712.722.2609 Sioux Center Health offers a comprehensive head-to-toe evaluation of your child’s current health status and…

Top Health Concerns You Should Know About

It’s no secret that people are gradually becoming more health-conscious, and it makes sense because so many persons are being affected by chronic non-communicable diseases. Whether your interest in health stems from preventative or disease-management purposes, we are here to help. In this post, we aim to provide clarity on some top health concerns and why they matter. Obesity Obesity…

General Public can now register to get on the COVID-19 vaccine list

The general public can now fill out the registration form below to get on the waiting list. If you need assistance with filling out the registration form, call (712) 722-8345 Monday – Friday from 9 A.M. – 12 P.M. Please only sign up once.  COVID-19 Registration Form While we understand the desire for many to receive this vaccine, we ask that you be…