Health Events & News


Stipe Urges Residents to Vote in Upcoming City Election


Clarinda, IA | (October 13, 2017) -- CRHC Chief Executive Officer Chris Stipe wrote a letter encouraging Clarinda residents to vote in the November 7th city elections.  Here is a copy of the letter as it appeared in the October 12th edition of the Clarinda Herald-Journal.

To the Citizens of Clarinda, and our patients and families who depend on us:

As Chief Executive of your hospital, I feel it is important to keep the public informed about the hospital and clinics.  We do this through our marketing, however, in an election year it is particular...

Breast Cancer Awareness Publication


Clarinda, IA | (October 12, 2017) -- In today's edition of the Clarinda Herald-Journal, the Clarinda Regional Health Center published a special section centered on Breast Cancer Awareness.  This 16 page booklet has practical information about many aspects of this insidious disease.

You can view this special edition publication here.

CRHC Chief Executive Officer Chris Stipe says, "We hope you take a few moments to read our special edition publication. Our dedicated staff of hig...

CRHC Schedules Candidate Forum


Clarinda, IA. | (October 12, 2017): On November 7th, voters will go to the polls in the Clarinda City Election to vote for three Board members for Clarinda Regional Health Center's Board of Trustees. Candidates running are the two incumbents, Dale McAllister and Stanley Johnson. The other four candidates include Katherine Boysen, Dale Fulk, Kalen Herzberg and Rob Marsh.

The public is invited to attend a 90-minute candidate's forum on Wednesday, October 25th at 7:00 p.m. at the Clarinda High School auditorium.  Clarinda High School veteran So...

Gilmore named Iowa Emerging Dietetic Leader of the Year


Clarinda, IA, | (October 5, 2017): Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) proudly announces that Molly Gilmore, MSED, RD, LD has been named the Iowa Emerging Dietetic Leader of the Year by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. This award recognizes a dietitian who has made distinctive contributions early in their career. Dietitians who receive this honor support the promotion of optimal health and nutritional status of the public through demonstrating leadership in legislation, research, education, management, or other areas related to the profession.

Gilmore wa...

CRHC Completes Annual Audit, Starts New Fiscal Year Strong


Clarinda, IA | (September 27, 2017):  Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) has completed an annual audit of its financial statements for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2017.  Omaha-based accounting firm Seim Johnson completed the audit and presented the results at a special meeting of the Hospital Board in September.  Although the hospital posted a loss, or decrease in net position, of $226,611 for the period from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017, there are issues affecting financial performance that are not influenced by the Board and management. 

In particula...