Iowa Specialty Hospital

Iowa Specialty Hospital Patient Updates: COVID-19 Updates - Issue 3

As of March 18, 2020 the following protocols will be in place at our main campuses and outreach clinics. Belmond access only through: Clinic Entrance Monday - Friday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm Saturday 8:00 - Noon ER Entrance Open 24 Hours Per Day Clarion access only through: Main Entrance/West...
Please note the following changes to our Visitor Restrictions as of March 18, 2020. The primary change at this time is the limit of one support person per patient. This support person should remain the same throughout the patient's hospital stay.* Entrance screening protocols apply to support persons on a...
During this time of precaution, the following items are being implemented for all Community Pharmacy customers.
Please call ahead or use MyChart* messaging before visiting any of our locations. Based on visitor restrictions, entrance screenings, and your individual health, a phone call or electronic message could save you time and resolve your issue without a visit. Reasons to call or message may include, but are not...
On March 17, 2020, Governor Kim Reynolds issued a State of Public Health Disaster Emergency. In conjunction with this proclamation, our cafeterias will be closed to the public as they are considered a restaurant. We will continue to provide Meals on Wheels while maintaining safety precautions.
According to the Centers of Disease Control (CDC), everyone has a role to play to reduce and slow transmission of COVID-19. Social distancing is one way to prevent the spread of this coronavirus. This means avoiding crowded places and maintaining distance from others when possible. While it may be disappointing...
Flattening the curve refers to using protective practices to slow the rate of COVID-19 infection so hospitals have room, supplies, and doctors for all of the patients who need care. A large number of people becoming very sick over the course of a few days could overwhelm a hospital or...
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