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CRHC Offers "Home for the Holidays" Transportation


The Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) is offering “Home for the Holidays” free transportation service during the Thanksgiving and Christmas season to help bedfast residents


CRHC Celebrates 75 Years of Service!


Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) invites the community to help celebrate 75 years of providing healthcare in Clarinda.  Throughout November and December, CRHC will be celebrating


Dr. Stanley Named Iowa’s Family Physician of the Year



"Health Tidbits 4 Tikes" September-October Newsletter from CRHC Education Coordinator



CRHC Pursues Affiliation Agreement with Bryan Health


At its August 25th meeting, the Clarinda Regional Health Center Board of Trustees approved a motion to pursue a network agreement and affiliation with Bryan Health based in Lincoln, Nebraska


CRHC Drives Page County’s Fastest EMS Response Times


   Page County’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS) provide the fastest response time in the state, according to The Des Moines Register’s July 13th edition. The


CRHC Offers Electronic Medical Records


In recognizing the convenience and importance of electronic resources to our patients, CRHC now offers access to the Patient Portal, a software program which allows each patient to view h


Retirement Reception for Ron Pederson, ARNP on June 30th


The public is invited to attend a retirement reception in honor of Ron Pederson, ARNP scheduled for Monday, June 30th from 4:00pm to 6:00pm in the Clarinda Regional Health Center's Dining


"Sprouts Get Out and Grow" Registration Open


Plant the seeds for healthy habits with "Sprouts Get Out and Grow." Register your 4-to-9-year-old for this popular program that encourages healthy choices through gardening. Taught by CRH


CRHC Nurse Shirley Long 2014 Daisy Award Winner


Shirley Long, RN at Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) has been named the 2014 Daisy Award recipient. The Daisy Award is sponsored by The Daisy Foundation, a national charitable foun


2014 Fit ’N’ Fun Run Overall Top Finishers



LifeNet of the Heartland and CRHC Provide Air Ambulance Service for SW Iowa/NW Missouri


In order to focus efforts on its primary service area in central Iowa, Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines will transition air ambulance operations based at Clarinda Regional Health Center (CR


Fit ’N’ Fun 1-mile results



2014 Fit ’N’ Fun 5K Results



Driftmier Elected President of ISHHRA


Clarinda, IA, (May 6, 2014): Tammie Driftmier, PHR, Director of Human Resources for Clarinda Regional Health Center has been elected President of the Iowa Society of Hospital Human Resour


2014 Clarinda Community Health Fair Schedule of Events



Nominate Your CRHC Nurse for the Daisy Award


The Clarinda Regional Health Center is proud to recognize our nurses with The DAISY Award For Extraordinary Nurses, a national program that honors the compassionate care and clinical excelle


The Clarinda Community Health and Wellness Fair is Coming Up!


 After a long, cold winter, it’s time to jumpstart your spring with the Clarinda Community Health and Wellness Fair!  Starting at just $30 for a general blood wellness screen


Medic 4 Arrived!


The Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) invited the community to view the new ambulance, Medic 4, on March 6th at 10:30am at CRHC’s east entrance in the ambulance bay.  Thanks


CRHC Welcomes Back Dr. Schaeffer


Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) announces the return of family physician Dr. Bryon Schaeffer.  Dr. Schaeffer will begin seeing patients March 4th in the Clarinda Medical Associat


EMS Offers "Home for the Holidays" Service


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


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).



CRHC Raises Awareness about Diabetes


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


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


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


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


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


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


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)


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


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)


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


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.


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!!!


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


Clarinda Community Health and Wellness Fair


CRHC Hosts Maryville 8th Graders


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


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