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CRHC Auxiliary Presents New Gifts to the Hospital


(Clarinda, IA) — The CRHC Auxiliary, an organization comprised of dedicated volunteers and staff, recently presented CRHC with two new gifts. Both gifts exemplify the mission of the Auxiliary – which is to support the mission of the Hospital for providing exceptional care to patients. The Auxiliary purchased a total of 9 new recliners for use […]

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Independent Investigation Findings Released


Clarinda, IA | July 24, 2017: Following weeks of investigation and after considering information gathered in interviews, Division of Professional Services, LLC, an independent investigative firm has released the following summary conclusion about alleged tampering of a CRHC ambulance. “It is the investigators conclusion that at no time were any patients or employees put in […]

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Clarinda Medical Foundation Funds Blood Pressure Cuffs and Scales


Clarinda, IA – The Clarinda Medical Foundation, a non-profit corporation, recently awarded a grant of $2,500 to nurses Jayne Cabeen, BSN, RN and Karie Martin, BSN, RN to purchase blood pressure cuffs and digital scales for patients who are monitoring chronic illness. Cabeen, CRHC Clinic Health Coach and Martin, CRHC Cardiopulmonary Manager, have purchased 10 […]

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Patient Centered Medical Home is Coming Soon


Clarinda, IA (June 29, 2017): Clarinda Regional Heath Center (CRHC) announces the launch of a certification process for the National Committee for Quality Assurance Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) program. The certification process is the starting point for being able to offer a Patient-Centered Medical Home through CRHC. The program recognizes primary care physicians who more […]

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CRHC Encourages Everyone to Celebrate Safely this 4th of July


Clarinda, IA (June 9, 2017): We are quickly approaching the first ever season of legal fireworks in Iowa. The providers and staff at Clarinda Regional Health Center want to remind everyone that safety should always come first when lighting or shooting fireworks. In 2014, the Consumer Product Safety Commission surveyed fireworks injuries from June 20 […]

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CRHC Receives Sleep Study Accreditation


Clarinda, IA (May 30, 2017): The Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) has awarded Clarinda Regional Health Center’s (CRHC) Sleep Study Program accreditation following an extensive study of the facilities practices and standards. In his acknowledgement letter to CRHC, ACHC Program Director Timothy Safley said, “This is an achievement of which your organization can be […]

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CRHC Continues Excellence in Patient Satisfaction, Bonuses Employees


CRHC Continues Excellence in Patient Satisfaction, Bonuses Employees Clarinda, IA (May 22, 2017): Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) is proud to announce it has exceeded its goal for facility-wide average patient satisfaction for the fourth consecutive quarter, according to results from HealthStream.  HealthStream is an independent, national research company focusing on hospital patient satisfaction measurement […]

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Dermatology Appointments Available at CRHC


Clarinda Regional’s Specialty Clinics are always Advancing Exceptional Care. This includes the added patient convenience of bringing specialists to Clarinda. CRHC Director of Clinics, Don Herbst, says “Consistent dermatology services have once again returned to the Specialty Clinic.” CRHC is proud to announce the addition of two new dermatology providers, Jake Ridder, PA-C and Rachel […]

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Clarinda Regional Health Center invites community to celebrate National Hospital Week and National Nurses Week


(Clarinda, IA) – Clarinda Regional Health Center (CRHC) is more than a place where people go to heal, it is a pillar of the community nurturing health and hope. Practitioners provide an array of routine care and specialty services every day, including occupational health, around-the-clock emergency services, pediatric care, internal medicine, dietitian services, radiology/mammography, surgery […]

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Nominate a CRHC Nurse for the Daisy Award


Nominations are being accepted for Clarinda Regional Health Center’s annual Daisy Award for Extraordinary Nursing. The Daisy Award is an international program that rewards and celebrates the extraordinary, compassionate, and skillful care given by nurses every day. Since 2012, CRHC has been a Daisy Award Partner, recognizing one nurse with this special honor each year. […]

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