Iowa Specialty Hospital

Iowa Specialty Hospital Patient Updates: COVID-19 Updates - Issue 5

Even during this time of social distancing and self-isolation, other medical needs do occur. While for the time being, personal interactions are being limited in healthcare settings, we are proud to offer new and familiar alternatives for communication and appointments. Read on to learn more.
Familiar for many patients is MyChart which is an online tool that allows the user to view health records and test results. Perhaps two of the most important components of MyChart are bill pay and provider messaging. Patients can log in to their accounts and then select Billing where they...
A triage hotline has been created for individuals concerned about symptoms that may be associated with COVID-19. Patients can call 844-474-4321 for English or 515-602-9820 for Spanish and ask for respiratory triage. Hospital staff will review symptoms, ask other related questions, and make a determination on whether the patient needs...
For patients with symptoms of respiratory illness* a curbside clinic at the Belmond location has been implemented. Patients must call the phone line mentioned above, ask for respiratory triage, and they will be triaged over the phone. If necessary, an appointment for the curbside clinic will be scheduled. During this...
To resume regular clinic appointments, we have launched telehealth. Since we were already developing a telehealth program, we were advanced enough into that process to implement it sooner than originally planned. Individuals can call their local Iowa Specialty Hospital clinic location to schedule an appointment just as they normally would....
We continue to be committed to the safety and health of our patients and staff. While navigating the ever-changing COVID-19 situation, we encourage the public to follow us on Facebook and visit our website IowaSpecialtyHospital.com.
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