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  • Pritchard Named Employee of the Month at Great River Medical Center

    Christin Pritchard was named Great River Medical Center Employee of the Month for her leadership during the health system and community rollouts of the COVID-19 vaccine. She is the director of Nursing Operations. Pritchard’s nomination: “Although implementing the vaccine clinics for employees and the public certainly has been a group effort, Christin was the leader of the process. She ...

  • Henry County Health Center and Great River Health Move Forward with Expanded Partnership

    On March 2, Henry County residents voted 59% to 41% to authorize the Henry County Health Center Board of Trustees to pursue an operational lease agreement between HCHC and Great River Health. Starting July 1, Great River Health will lease HCHC’s facilities and assets, and will operate the health center. The expanded partnership will provide financial stability to HCHC and will ensure health ...

  • New Devices Boost Detection of Breast Cancer at Hospitals

    Fort Madison Community Hospital and Great River Medical Center have begun offering the only FDA-approved ultrasound screening device for women with dense breast tissue. Automated breast ultrasound (ABUS) with the Invenia ABUS 2.0 has been shown to improve breast cancer detection by 35.7% for women with dense breast tissue. Breasts are made of fat and breast tissue. A breast with more tissue than ...

  • No Appointments Needed for QuickCare

    Great River Health-QuickCare no longer requires appointments for services in its clinic. Care is available from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Wearing a mask at all times and practicing social distancing in the waiting area are required. Adult patients who require a caregiver or emotional support person and children under 18 may have one visitor ...

  • Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment Ends March 31

    Iowans who are enrolled in a Medicare Advantage plan have options to switch through the Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment period, which ends Wednesday, March 31. The options are: Switching to a different Medicare Advantage Plan with drug coverage Switching to a different Medicare Advantage Plan without drug coverage Returning to Original Medicare and, if needed, joining a Medicare Prescription ...

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