Residents received the COVID-19 Vaccine

A total of 85 residents from Crown Pointe (44), Franken Manor (17) , and Royale Meadows (24) received the COVID-19 vaccine on Saturday, January 16. Staff from Walgreens pharmacies worked with Sioux Center’s Long-Term Care facilities to administer the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine to residents and staff. The vaccinations were being handled through Iowa’s Pharmacy Partnership for Long-Term Care Program. The second…

Sioux County COVID-19 Vaccine Update

Sioux Center Health and all the health care systems in Sioux County are following the Iowa Department of Public Health recommendations for COVID-19 vaccine administration. Vaccine is currently not available to the general public.  As more vaccine  becomes available, additional groups will be eligible to receive the vaccine. What phase are we in?  Iowa is currently in Phase 1A of…

Sioux Center Health Receives the 2021 Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s Best Hospitals for Emergency Care

Emergency room waiting times one of key measurements for award Sioux Center Health has been named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Emergency Care by the Women’s Choice Award®, America’s trusted referral source for the best in healthcare. Sioux Center Health also received the Emergency Care Award in 2019. The award signifies that Sioux Center Health is in the top…

Sioux County COVID-19 Vaccine Update

COVID-19 vaccines are currently being administered in Sioux County to the PHASE 1A priority populations of health care personnel and long-term care residents and staff. As more vaccines become available, Community Health Partners, the 4 healthcare systems: Hawarden Regional Healthcare, Hegg Health Center Avera, Orange City Area Health System, and Sioux Center Health, as well as Promise Community Health Center…

Sioux Center Health Adds Surgical Robot

A robotic surgery assistant has come to Sioux Center Health, making it the first Sioux County hospital to implement such technology. A Stryker brand Mako robotic arm arrived at the Sioux Center Health about three weeks ago and orthopedic surgeon Dr. Bryce Braaksma plans to utilize it in a knee replacement surgery the second week of January. The robotic arm…

COVID-19 Vaccine

Sioux Center Health is excited to announce we have been able to start administering the COVID-19 vaccine to health care personnel. As of today, January 6, we have administered over 285 vaccines. Because the supply of the COVID-19 vaccine in the United States is currently limited, we are still working on vaccinating those individuals identified in PHASE 1A. This includes…

Did your baby’s name make the list for 2020?

Nationally, Sophia is celebrating 11 years as the top name choice for girls, according to Babycenter.com. The national Top 10 list for girls: Sophia Olivia Riley Emma Ava Isabella Aria Aaliyah Amelia Mia On the boys list, Liam took the number one spot for the second year in a row. The national Top 10 list for boys: Liam Noah, Jackson…

Sioux Center Health Welcomes 2021 New Year’s Baby

Sioux Center Health welcomes the first baby of 2021! Parents, Eric Ruiz and Beatriz Lopez of Inwood, IA are excited to announce their newest addition, Erick Ruiz Lopez who came three weeks early. He was delivered by Dr. Jason Koelewyn on Friday, January 1 at 1:16 a.m. and weighed 7 lbs. and measured 19.5 in. long. Erick was welcomed home…

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Our goal is to put patients first. Along with top quality care, that also means helping you understand what you are financially responsible for as early as possible. The price estimate tool will help you plan for upcoming health care services you will receive at Sioux Center Health. The estimate reflects your current benefit level as provided by your insurance…
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Stay Well with Preventative Care Today

Sioux Center Health stands firmly with our community. Our faith tells us that things will get better. Regardless, we continue to provide the same high-quality healthcare you have become accustomed to despite the covid-19 pandemic. The pandemic has caused a great dilemma across the world. According to the World Health Organization, prevention and treatment services for non-communicable diseases (NCDs) like…

Celebrating the Holidays Safely to Remain Healthy

The COVID-19 pandemic has been stressful and isolating for many people. Gatherings during the upcoming holidays can be an opportunity to reconnect with family and friends. This holiday season, consider how your holiday plans can be modified to reduce the spread of COVID-19 to keep your friends, families, and communities healthy and safe. The CDC states the safest way to…
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Why be a Health Hero?

The healthcare sector is one of the most important industries out there. It is essential because, at some point in everyone’s life, they will need medical intervention, whether it is for minor or significant reasons. All healthcare professionals, especially those that are more hands-on, such as Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs), and Registered Nurses (RNs) will tell…