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CRHC Receives National Recognition for Performance Leadership in Quality


Clarinda, IA | (November 7, 2018) On National Hospital Day, November 15th, Clarinda Regional Health Center announces it will be recognized by the Chartis Center of Rural Health and the National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health (NOSORH) for overall excellence in Quality, reflecting top quartile performance among all rural hospitals in the nation. […]

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Patient Billing Improvements Planned


Clarinda, IA | November 6, 2018 Clarinda Regional Health Center CEO Chuck Nordyke has announced CRHC is in the process of changing how our patients receive their bills. Nordyke, who joined the CRHC team on July 1st says, “One of the concerns I’ve repeatedly heard in my first 90 days in Clarinda is how frustrated […]

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Nothwehr and Nordyke promoted at the Clarinda Regional Health Center


Clarinda, IA | (October 26, 2018) Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) CEO Chuck Nordyke has announced two long-time hospital employees have been promoted to new managerial positions. Nordyke says, “Lara Nothwehr has been named as the new Clarinda Medical Associates Clinic Manager and Lori Nordyke has been named Specialty Clinic Manager.” Nordyke goes on to […]

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Jones Named Director of CRHC Ancillary Services


Clarinda, IA | (October 24, 2018) — Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) Chief Executive Officer Chuck Nordyke is pleased to announce CRHC Radiology Manager Greg Jones has been selected to lead a new department of the hospital, Ancillary Services.  Nordyke says, “Ancillary Services encompasses a wide range of patient care offerings at CRHC from imaging to […]

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Roop Named Director of CRHC Clinics and Information Technology

Clarinda, IA | (October 24, 2018) — Clarinda Regional Health Center CEO Chuck Nordyke has announced Clarinda native Amy Roop has been named the Director of Clinics and Information Technology. Nordyke says, “Amy is a great fit for this newly created dual role. Our mission of advancing exceptional care includes focusing not only on the […]

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Ground Breaking for Villisca Family Health Center Expansion


The Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) hosted a ground-breaking ceremony Monday morning at the Villisca Family Health Center located at 309 South 5thAvenue. CRHC Chief Executive Officer Chuck Nordyke says, “Today is an important beginning in the process of expanding the vision our Board of Trustees has for Advancing Exceptional Care to the residents in […]

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Audit Report Released


Clarinda, IA |  — For public record, the accounting firm of Seim Johnson, LLP released an audit report for Clarinda Regional Health Center, Clarinda, Iowa on September 24, 2018. The Health Center’s unrestricted operating revenue totaled $34,388,633 for the year ended June 30, 2018, a 4.7% increase from the prior year. Total revenue included $30,767,832 in […]

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Dr. Clayton Thor Joins CRHC’s Orthopedic Team


Clarinda, IA  — Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Clayton C. Thor, MD to the Specialty Clinic schedule effective today. Dr. Thor is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the University of Nebraska Medical Center. He completed his residency at William Beaumont School of Medicine, Department […]

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Sprouts Summer Program Concludes For The Summer


Clarinda, IA | August 2, 2018 The Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) Sprouts ‘Get Out and Grow’ program came to a close today according to coordinator Molly Gilmore, MS, RD, LD. Gilmore says this year’s garden program, the 7th since its inception in 2012, was another great success. Gilmore explains 13 children, ranging in ages from […]

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Clarinda Foundation Partners with CMF


Clarinda, IA | July 30, 2018 The Clarinda Foundation, Inc. has awarded the Clarinda Medical Foundation a grant in the amount of $5,416 for the purchase of new 10mm Laparoscope for use in surgical procedures.  The award matches a purchase by the Clarinda Medical Foundation for a 5.4mm in the amount of $5,416. Clarinda Medical […]

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