All posts by Diane Porter

WellFit Helps People Feel Better

Diane Porter | October 30th, 2019

Do you have difficulty carrying out everyday tasks due to an injury or a condition such as high blood pressure, diabetes, chronic pain and/or decreased functional abilities? If you answered yes to any of these, then the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center WellFit program is for you! WellFit is a supervised and guided wellness program…read more

Annual Medicare Open Enrollment Period

Diane Porter | October 3rd, 2019

October 15 – December 7, 2019 Comparing plans can save you money. Make sure you have coverage that meets your drug and health care needs. SHIIP CAN HELP Contact Danielle Schlenger at 712.213.8683 to set you your appointment at BVRMC. SHIIP is a free, confidential, objective service of the State of Iowa Insurance Division.

Help for Headaches

Diane Porter | October 2nd, 2019

Latest Diagnosis and Treatment Options Speakers: Dr. Kyle Glienke & Kim McCleary, PT, MTC Wednesday, October 23, 2019 BVRMC Kallmer Education Center 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. This event is free to the public and sponsored by BVRMC. Light appetizers will be served. Space is limited – RSVP to 712.213.8683.

Welcome Reception for Dr. Dupic

Diane Porter | October 2nd, 2019

You are invited to a Community Reception for Dr. Elizabeth Dupic. Come and Go Thursday, October 17 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. BVRMC Bistro Refreshments will be served. Please enter through the Main Entrance. Valet will be available.

Casey Orth-Nebitt Certified in CNOR

Diane Porter | October 2nd, 2019

Buena Vista Regional Medical Center’s Casey Orth-Nebitt, Director of OR, became certified (CNOR) in the nurse specialty of perioperative nursing. This certification validates a nurse’s knowledge and skills in their role in the OR.  It professionally recognizes a level of achievement, expertise and clinical judgement before, during and after surgery.  Dawn Bach, BVRMC Chief Clinical Officer,…read more

2019 AWARE 5K Photos

Diane Porter | September 25th, 2019

A.W.A.R.E. is an ongoing fundraising program used to benefit all BVRMC patients receiving cancer treatment. Check out the 2019 A.W.A.R.E. 5K photos.    

6 Year Old Jayden Lightfoot Hears

Diane Porter | September 25th, 2019

6 year old Jayden Lightfoot has never heard a bird sing or any other distinctive sounds in his lifetime. He has had very limited hearing. After a recent visit to BVRMC Specialty Clinic, Jayden now has the gift of hearing, with help from a Cochlear™ Bone Anchored Hearing Aid (Baha©). Dr. Wellendorf, ENT, Board Certified…read more

BVRMC Receives 2019 Top Workplace Award!

Diane Porter | September 13th, 2019

THE DES MOINES REGISTER NAMES BVRMC A WINNER OF THE IOWA 2019 TOP WORKPLACES AWARD   Storm Lake – Buena Vista Regional Medical Center has been awarded a 2019 Top Workplaces honor by The Des Moines Register. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, a…read more

BVRMC Young At Heart Group Travels to Okoboji

Diane Porter | June 27th, 2019

The annual Buena Vista Regional Medical Center Young At Heart trip was held on June 18, 2019. 52 people enjoyed a ride on a chartered bus trip to Okoboji. Their day included tours of the Rock ‘n’ Roll and Maritime Museums, lunch at Yesterdays and a ride on the Queen II and enjoyed a Nutty…read more

Join Our Nutrition Services Team!

Diane Porter | June 17th, 2019

Full and part time positions are available! A great opportunity for you….   Kitchen Helper Cook/Grill Prep