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You Are Not Alone - Mental Health Services Availalble

If you are a person with a mental health diagnosis, there are 350 Million people in the world of all ages who are like you, since they also have a mental health issue. When someone has a chronic illness, they often feel alone in their struggles. They wonder “Do people...
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Ending the Stigma Associated with Mental Illness

The following article is from Alexis Morgan, LISW, who is a member of the Iowa Specialty Hospital Counseling & Therapy team. As mental health professionals at Iowa Specialty Hospital, the Counseling & Therapy team is charged with many responsibilities. One of those includes advocacy for our patients and the communities...
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Stay Medicaid Informed

Are you informed about the current Medicaid system in Iowa? This video from the Iowa Hospital Association provides information about your tax dollars and private Medicaid companies. Learn more now.
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Harvest Safety Tips for Motorists and Farmers

It’s Farm Safety and Health Week. Here are a few tips for both farmers and others drivers to follow during harvest. Safety Tips for Motorists: • Watch for slow-moving vehicle (SMV) signs on the back of equipment. These orange or red triangular signs are a warning to slow down and...
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Garner Clinic - Advertisement for Bids

NOTICE TO BIDDERS IOWA SPECIALTY HOSPITALS & CLINICS – GARNER CLINIC GARNER, IA PROJECT NO. 18-109 Sealed Bids for a Single Construction Contract for the Iowa Specialty Hospitals & Clinics – Garner Clinic, Garner, IA, for Iowa Specialty Hospitals & Clinics of Belmond, IA, will be received in the conference...
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Cardiac Rehabilitation Program Certified by Industry Leader

The Iowa Specialty Hospitals & Clinics is proud to announce the re-certification of its cardiac rehabilitation program by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) in June 2018. Iowa Specialty Hospitals & Clinics was recognized for its commitment to improving the quality of life by enhancing standards of...
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Proper Handwashing

by Christina Petersen Infection Control Nurse The first step to preventing transmission of pathogens from person to person is thorough handwashing. According to the CDC, on average, healthcare providers clean their hands less than half of the times they should; however, proper handwashing should be done after all of the...
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Change Your Passwords for Passphrases

by Ash Hanson Privacy/Security Officer Passwords are something you use almost every day, from accessing your email or banking online to purchasing goods or accessing your smartphone. However, passwords are also one of your weakest points; if someone learns or guesses your password they can access your accounts as you,...
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Named Among High Performing Hospitals

On August 14, 2018, Iowa Specialty Hospital – Clarion was named among U.S. News & World Report’s 2018-2019 High Performing Hospitals for knee replacement services. Of the more than 4,000 U.S. hospitals evaluated by the health ranking team, barely one fourth earned even a single “High Performing” rating. Generally speaking,...
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How Reading Benefits Your Health

August 9th is National Book Lover’s Day. So let’s take a peek at 8 science –backed reasons to get lost in your favorite book. Reading increases intelligence. Diving into a good book opens up a whole world to knowledge especially starting at a very young age. It provides exposure to...
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