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Baby Infant Mini Transport for Visiting BVRMC Patients

Coleen Imming | September 17th, 2019

Blanca Villegas, BVRMC Certified Medical Interpreter shows the ease of the transport cart. Buena Vista Regional Healthcare Foundation purchased, five infant    mini-transport carts, a safe and secure option to carry patient infant carriers and other personal items while at BVRMC. “Parents with infants typically have an infant carrier, totes and sometimes siblings with them…read more

Sassy Saturday Held Saturday, September 28

edoebel | September 16th, 2019

Join your friends and enjoy some retail therapy on Saturday, September 28. Businesses will be offering specials to those wearing a P.i.n.k. bracelet. Bracelets can be purchased at participating businesses for $3.00 each. Proceeds from the sale of the bracelets are donated to BVRMC P.i.n.k. Check out the featured sales and offers here.

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

Applications for BVRMC Auxiliary Scholarships Now Available

edoebel | September 13th, 2019

Buena Vista Regional Medical Center Auxiliary is offering three $500.00 scholarship opportunities for those looking to pursue education in a health related field. Application deadline is March 31, 2020, and winners will be awarded in April. Three categories are offered Criteria for applicants are as follows: Category 1 High School senior. Applicant must be a…read more

BVRMC Welcomes Dr. Elizabeth Dupic

edoebel | September 9th, 2019

STORM LAKE- Buena Vista Regional Medical Center is proud to announce that Dr. Elizabeth Dupic is now seeing patients at UnityPoint Clinic Family Medicine in Storm Lake. Dr. Dupic was raised in Clarion, Iowa, received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Buena Vista University and her Doctor of Medicine from the University of…read more

Support the Needs of the Children Served at BVRMC

Coleen Imming | September 5th, 2019

2019 Basket Auction is Tuesday, November 12  7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. The annual BVRMC Basket Auction is held in the Kallmer Education Center. Please use the main entrance. $3.00 can win you a basket. Tickets are $3.00 each or 5 for $10 or 12 for $20. Tickets are purchased the day of. You will…read more

BVRMC Patients Receiving Treatments Feel More Comfortable

Coleen Imming | August 26th, 2019

The BVRMC Oncology & Infusion Center recently purchased a blanket warmer to help patients receiving treatments feel more comfortable. Pictured is nurse Darcy Siebenaller using the blanket warmer. The unit was purchased thanks to generous donors to the Buena Vista Regional Healthcare Foundation.

BVRMC Chief Clinical Officer on Panel to Help Address Rural Health Care Shortages

edoebel | August 15th, 2019

The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) hosted a discussion with Senator Chuck Grassley about the barriers that rural Iowans face in securing quality health care on August 13 at UnityPoint Health-Des Moines. Hospital leaders, including Dawn Bach, BVRMC Chief Clinical Officer at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center, sat on a panel to help BPC’s Rural Health…read more

New Artist on BVRMC Community Art Wall

edoebel | August 8th, 2019

Artist Bio- Hugh Perry, Storm Lake, Iowa Most of my photos are taken locally. It is always fun to travel and take images of interesting and iconic foreign scenes, but I have found that my best and most satisfying shots end up being taken in or near Storm Lake. The photos in this exhibit include…read more

Fitness & Health Center Manager Evan Franzmeier Honored with IHA Hospital Hero Award

edoebel | August 8th, 2019

Buena Vista Regional Medical Center employee Evan Franzmeier has been selected as a 2019 Iowa Hospital Association Hospital Hero. Evan is one of ten selected in the state and will be honored at a ceremony in October. Evan is the Fitness & Health Center Manager. His co-workers and family surprised him with the announcement of…read more