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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

Naberhaus and Schmidt Honored with HeartSaver Hero Awards

Katie Schwint | June 25th, 2019

Two BVRMC employees were honored with the HeartSaver Hero Award by the American Heart Association (AHA). Sarah Naberhaus, Director of ER/Ambulance, and Dave Schmidt, Ambulance Manager, performed CPR on Dawn Bach this past January at an off-site managers meeting. Dawn is the Chief Clinical Officer. “I was in the right place at the right time,”…read more

BVRMC Welcomes Dr. John Pymm

Katie Schwint | June 21st, 2019

Dr. John Pymm is now seeing patients at the UnityPoint Clinic Family Medicine Buena Vista, located on the BVRMC campus. As a family medicine provider he will see patients for all their general needs, including obstetrics. Dr. Pymm’s full name is John Howard Pymm III. He was raised in the small farming community of Ashton,…read more

Donation Warms Trauma Patients

Coleen Imming | June 20th, 2019

Donations Used to Purchase Latest Patient Warming System Donations to the Buena Vista Regional Healthcare Foundation have recently been used to purchase the latest patient warming system. “This warming system will allow us to take better care of all trauma patients.  Low body temperatures affect severely injured patients very negatively and can contribute to severe complications…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

BVRMC Foundation Recognizes Nursing Scholarship Recipients

Coleen Imming | June 3rd, 2019

Pictured are scholarship recipients, from left to right, Brenda Thams, Lily Freking, Drew Binning, Sydney Kay, Lauren Rohwer, Alicia Heuton, Julia Romero, Jenna Coppock, Morgan Roberts and Casey Orth-Nebitt. The remaining four recipients were not able to attend the award reception. Pictured is Kathleen (McKenna) Osterman, scholarship recipient Alicia Heuton and Maureen (McKenna) Strader. Pictured…read more

BVRMC Implements New RQI Program

Coleen Imming | May 24th, 2019

BVRMC Implements New RQI Program With Sievers Memorial Donations     Buena Vista Regional Medical Center has implemented the new Resuscitation Quality Improvement (RQI) training program through contributions given in memory of Judy Sievers, who passed away in August, 2016. Judy was a long-time resident of the Albert City and Storm Lake areas, and was…read more

BVRMC Oncology Donation

Coleen Imming | May 23rd, 2019

Buena Vista Regional Medical Center Oncology patients benefit from the caring and kindness of Sherry Allen and her daughter Audrey Wiley. Sherry, a former oncology breast cancer survivor takes pleasure in giving back to others going through cancer treatments. Comfort products from Mary & Martha collection are inspiring, authentic and conversational. Shown are Robin Koster,…read more

BVRMC Hope Harbor Virtual Tour

Diane Porter | May 22nd, 2019

Check out this virtual tour of Hope Harbor at BVRMC.

Proud Celebration at BVRMC

Coleen Imming | May 15th, 2019

Buena Vista Regional Medical Center employees over 400 individuals from over 50 different communities. BVRMC celebrates employees children with valedictorian honors among their graduation class. Congratulations to these outstanding honorees for 2019. Shown are honorary student with their parent in the following order. Hannah Colshan, River Valley High School, major in nursing at St. Luke’s…read more