One woman dies every minute from heart disease
To raise awareness among local women that heart disease is their #1 health threat, Winneshiek Medical Center invites community members to wear red on Friday, February 5, 2016 in recognition of National Wear Red Day®. [...] Read More
Weather related closings and cancellations
Urgent Care open 4-9pm today.
ER open 24 hours a day, every day.
Cardiac Rehab cancelled for Wednesday 2/3. [...] Read More
WMC Auxiliary investing in the future of health care with scholarship program
Megan Lyon received a $1000 Health Care Career Scholarship from the WMC Auxiliary in 2009. After completing her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in 2012, Megan returned to WMC to provide patient care. She is pictured below working with patient Ali Graves who is recovering from a recent hip surgery. [...] Read More
WMC welcomes first baby of 2016
WMC's first baby of 2016, Koy Streif, was born at 6:13 a.m. on Monday, January 4, at WMC weighing 10 pounds 8 ounces and measuring 22 inches long. [...] Read More
WMC Foundation: supporting youth with diabetes
The Winneshiek Medical Center Foundation offers camperships for area youth between ages 6-17 to attend Camp Hertko Hollow, an Iowa camp for children and youth with diabetes. The campership program is offered thanks to donations from the community dedicated to supporting local diabetes prevention and education – with special thanks to the Calmar Corvette Club. [...] Read More
Medicaid changes in Iowa
It’s not too late to vaccinate – Get your flu vaccine today!
It’s not too late to schedule your flu vaccine at any of Winneshiek Medical Center’s convenient locations in Decorah, Ossian or Mabel. Call today for an appointment 563-382-2911. [...] Read More
Tis the Season for Stress
All of us, especially those already struggling with a mental illness, would benefit from caring for ourselves a little more during the holiday season. [...] Read More
Three families, three lives, three stories of hospice care
November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month. Hospice care helps patients find dignity, respect and love at end-of-life, and assists them in making meaningful, memorable moments with their loved ones. [...] Read More
Flu Facts and Fiction
Mary Lally, B.M.B.Ch., Mayo Clinic Health System family medicine physician at Winneshiek Medical Center says the number one way to prevent the flu is to get the influenza vaccination. [...] Read More
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