News & Events

  • Women of Excellence 2018

    Women of Excellence 2018

    Please join us in congratulating Marilyn Ver Meer, Nursing/Quality Officer, on her recognition last night as the Woman of Excellence 2018 in the category of Women Striving to Improve the Quality of Life. This award honors a woman who leads others to greater understanding and respect for themselves and the world in which they live.

  • Congratulations to Abby Van Zee, ARNP

    Congratulations to Abby Van Zee, ARNP

    We are pleased to announce that Abby Van Zee, ARNP has completed her Wound Certification. In December of 2017, she completed her clinical wound rotation for Wound Ostomy Continence program through the WEB nursing education program. Abby has worked at Sioux Center Health for the past 16 years in various nursing positions. She received her

  • Iowa Medicare Beneficiaries Will Soon Receive a New Medicare Card

    Iowa Medicare Beneficiaries Will Soon Receive a New Medicare Card

    Des Moines – Identity theft affects everyone, including Iowans on Medicare.  To help protect your identity, Medicare is mailing new Medicare cards between April 2018 and April 2019. “This is a welcome and important change that will affect many Iowans,” Iowa Insurance Commissioner Doug Ommen said. “We hear often about this issue and SHIIP is

  • Multiple Sclerosis Support Group for Patients & Caregivers

    Multiple Sclerosis Support Group for Patients & Caregivers

    Monday, March 26  |  5 – 6 pm Crown Pointe Gathering Room Guest Speaker: Eric Forseth, Dordt College Provost Dordt College Provost Eric Forseth’s life has given him a unique perspective on pain and struggles. When he was a child, his mother was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis. After his wife received the same diagnosis, Forseth felt called

  • Avera’s Aspiring Leader Program

    Avera’s Aspiring Leader Program

    Congratulations to Patricia Halse, Speech Therapist! Patricia has participated in Avera’s Aspiring Leader program throughout the past seven months. The goal of the Avera Aspiring Leaders program is to identify, develop and retain Avera employees who demonstrate leadership potential. The program provides a growth and development opportunity while utilizing the foundation of the Avera Leadership

  • March is National Athletic Training Month

    March is National Athletic Training Month

    Get to know Sioux Center Health’s Athletic Trainers Who are Athletic Trainers and what do they do? Athletic Trainers are highly qualified, multi-skilled health care professionals who collaborate with physicians to provide preventative services, emergency care, clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention and rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions. Athletic Trainers work under the direction of a

  • Sioux Center Health announces Monica Sedelmeier, MBA as Interim CEO

    Sioux Center Health announces Monica Sedelmeier, MBA as Interim CEO

    Sioux Center Health Board of Directors President, Brian Van Engen has announced the Board’s appointment of Marketing & Foundation Officer, Monica Sedelmeier, as the Interim Chief Executive Officer. Sioux Center Health’s former Chief Executive Officer, Kayleen R. Lee, resigned effective March 2rd. Monica Sedelmeier, a native of Sioux Center, has a Bachelor of Science in

  • Sioux Center Health is now offering Dermatology Outreach Services

    Sioux Center Health is now offering Dermatology Outreach Services

    Sioux Center Health welcomes Dr. Indy Chabra to join our specialty clinic starting on February 28. Dr. Chabra and Faith Schiltz, NP-C from Midlands Clinic will provide dermatology outreach services at Sioux Center Health every Wednesday. Dr. Chabra received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry and Biological Sciences from Stanford University, CA, his Medical Degree from Stony Brook University School of Medicine, NY

  • Kayleen R. Lee, Chief Executive Officer is resigning

    Kayleen R. Lee, Chief Executive Officer is resigning

    After almost a decade at Sioux Center Health, Chief Executive Officer, Kayleen R. Lee is resigning. Sioux Center Health Board President, Brian Van Engen announced the resignation effective March 2, 2018. According to a statement released by the health center, Lee “has played a critical role in the development and success of Sioux Center Health

  • New Family Physician Joining Sioux Center Health

    New Family Physician Joining Sioux Center Health

    Sioux Center Health is pleased to announce Alanna Janssen, DO will be joining our family medicine team. Dr. Janssen was raised in Nebraska, a community of 7,000 people. Dr. Janssen received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biochemistry from University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska and her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at Kansas City University of