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EMS Offers "Home for the Holidays" Service

11/18/2013

For its 21st consecutive year, the Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) Emergency Medical Service (EMS) is offering its "Home for the Holidays" program this Holiday season. The program

 

Dr. Richardson Retirement Reception - December 7th

11/13/2013

The public is invited to attend Dr. Bill Richardson's retirement reception, to be held Saturday, December 7th from 1:00pm to 4:00pm at Wibholm Hall (Page Co. Fairgrounds).

He

 

CRHC Raises Awareness about Diabetes

10/31/2013

CRHC Raising Awareness During American Diabetes Month

Clarinda Regional Health Center is helping get the word out this month about November being declar

 

1-Year Anniversary of Mercy One-Clarinda

10/14/2013

Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC), Mercy Medical Center Des Moines, and Air Methods are celebrating the one-year anniversary of the Mercy One-Clarinda medical helicopter servic

 

CRHC Welcomes Dr. Wadhwa

10/8/2013

Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) would like to announce the addition of internal medicine physician Dr. Anuj Wadhwa.  Dr. Wadhwa will join Clarinda Medical Associate

 

Healthiest State Walk @ CRHC Oct. 9th

10/7/2013

Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) is participating in the 2013 Healthiest State Walk to be held Wednesdsay, October 9th at 12:00noon, starting on the CRHC pati

 

Villisca Flu Immunization Clinic - Oct. 8

9/18/2013

Villisca Family Health Center, an affiliate of Clarinda Regional Health Center, will be hosting a flu immunization clinic on Tuesday, October 8th from 10:00am - 2:00pm at the VFHC c

 

CRHC Welcomes Dr. Marlene Wier - General Surgeon

7/10/2013

Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) welcomes Dr. Marlene Wier, who began seeing patients July 11th in the CRHC Surgery Center.

Dr. Wier provides general surgery s

 

Sports Physicals Offered July 22-August 2

7/7/2013

Clarinda Medical Associates is offering sports physicals July 22 thru August 2. 
The cost of a sports physical is $25.  Forms for sports physicals may be picked up a

 

CRHC Welcomes Dr. Theo Barley (Family Medicine)

7/2/2013

Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) welcomes Dr. Theo Barley as the newest permanent family practice physician at Clarinda Medical Associates.  Dr. Barley began seeing

 

Sen. Grassley Visits CRHC

7/1/2013

U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley held his summer Page County Town Hall meeting today at Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) in front of approximately 60 local residents.  Sen. G

 

CRHC Welcomes Dr. Steven Freeman (Internal Medicine)

6/2/2013

Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) is announcing the addition of Internal Medicine physician Dr. Steven Freeman. Dr. Freeman will begin seeing patients May 15th in the Clarinda Medical

 

CRHC Welcomes Tom Schmadeke, PA-C

6/1/2013

Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) welcomes Tom Schmadeke, Physician Assistant Certified (PA-C) to Clarinda Medical Associates, Villisca Family Health Center, and CRHC's

 

Abby’s Hugs/IWCC Honor Society Donate Toys to E.R.

4/28/2013

The Clarinda Regional Health Center Emergency Department received a donation of over 250 toys, coloring books, crayon and marker boxes from the IWCC-Clarinda Campus chapter of Phi The

 

2013 Road Race Results!!!

4/28/2013

Results of the Saturday, May 4th 5K / 1-mile Road Race are in.

Thank you to all runners and walkers who braved the cold Saturday to make this a successful event!

 

Clarinda Community Health Fair - May 4th

4/18/2013

Clarinda Community Health and Wellness Fair

 

CRHC Hosts Maryville 8th Graders

3/18/2013

Clarinda, IA (March 18, 2013) - Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) welcomed a group of Maryville, MO eighth-grade students Friday morning, March 15, for a tour of CRH

 

CRHC Offering Winter Storm Shelter, Just in Case

2/19/2013

Officials with Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) are spreading the word that should the pending winter storm find travelers or area visitors without shelter, the hospital will

 

Traveling Red Dress Comes to CRHC

1/29/2013

The "Traveling Red Dress" will be making a stop at Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) on Wednesday, January 30th.  The "Traveling Red Dress" is a traveling exhibit intended

 

CRHC Renovates Helipad

1/11/2013

Clarinda Regional Health Center's (CRHC) helipad has been undergoing some renovation to accommodate the new 24-hour Mercy One - Clarinda medical helicopter service.  Updates inc

 

New Years Resolution Tips! Making Your Resolutions Count

1/2/2013

Making Your New Year's Resolutions Count!
By CRHC Personal Trainer - Nikki Rengstorf

If you are like most people, January 1 rolls around and you feel a dr

 

Special Delivery! Santa hitches a ride on MercyOne. Visits CRHC!

12/12/2012

Santa visited CRHC this past Wednesday, December 12th, spreading cheer and joy to all the girls and boys of CRHC employees.  What made this year's visit special was Santa's ent

 

CRHC EMS Service Offers "Home for the Holidays"

11/12/2012

For its 20th consecutive year, the Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) Emergency Medical Service (EMS) is offering its "Home for the Holidays" program this Holiday season. 

 

Lift Off! MercyOne Medical Helicopter Up and Running

10/15/2012

As of Monday, October 15th, Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) along with Mercy Medical Center-Des Moines and Air Methods launched MercyOne-Clarinda, a medical helicopter program base

 

CRHC Offers $10,000 for Public Help Referring Physicians

10/4/2012

Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) is announcing a new physician recruitment program to the public which will reward community members up to $10,000 if they refer a physician ca

 

Over 230 Attend Ladies Night Out

10/1/2012

Over 230 ladies packed Wibholm Hall for Clarinda Regional Health Center's (CRHC) annual "Ladies Night Out" event held Tuesday, September 25th.  Ms. Deb Gauldin, humorist and

 

Clarindas MRI Up and Running

8/28/2012

The Clarinda Regional Health Center's (CRHC) new "high-field open bore" magnetic resonance imaging machine - or MRI - took pictures of its first patients today. Gone is the twice-a-week M

 

Air Ambulance to be based at CRHC

8/22/2012

(Des Moines, IA and Clarinda, IA) - Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC), Mercy Medical Center-Des Moines and Air Methods/LifeNet have partnered to base southwest Iowa's only air a

 

New MIST Therapy Used in CRHC Wound Clinic

8/21/2012

Clarinda Regional Health Center is pleased to announce it has added a new technology to it's Wound Clinic.  MIST Therapy is a clinically proven treatment delivering low-ener

 

CRHC ASKS PUBLIC TO VACCINATE AGAINST WHOOPING COUGH

8/9/2012

Clarinda Regional Health Centere (CRHC) is urging the public to get vaccinated to prevent Whooping Cough - or pertussis - as cases of whooping cough continue to rise across Iowa.

 

CRHC Adding New MRI Service

7/26/2012

Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) has announced it is adding a new in-house magentic resonance imaging (MRI) service to its line-up of digital radiology services in its new hos

 

CRHC Transitioning to New Billing Company

7/9/2012

NOTICE:  Clarinda Regional Health Center Customers & Patients...

CRHC has utilized the services of an outside billing company for some time.  In order to improve

 

CRHC Nurse Julie Madison is 2012 Daisy Award Winner

6/26/2012

(Clarinda, IA) - Julie Madison has served the health needs of thousands of patients in her 36-year nursing career at Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) and Clarinda Medical Associates

 

Trees Forever Plants Trees at CRHC

6/1/2012

(Clarinda, IA - June 1, 2012) - The Clarinda Chapter of Trees Forever recently secured $3,500 in grant funding from Alliant Energy to help purchase trees for placement at

 

May 11th Ribbon Cutting at CRHC

5/14/2012

UPDATE:  (May 14, 2012) - The Clarinda Regional Health Center officially opened last Friday, May 11th.  A ribbon cutting ceremony was held in front fo the new h

 

CRHC to Celebrate Hospital Week - May 13-19

5/1/2012

May 13-19, 2012, marks National Hospital Week.  To celebrate the occasion, the Clarinda Regional Health Center honors its employees, its services, and the patients it serves by hosti