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Local Health Care Worker Thankful for Colonoscopy

Amber Chrischilles | March 23rd, 2022

Jolene Hotovec, certified medical assistant at UnityPoint Clinic Family Medicine- Buena Vista, is grateful for the quality of care she received from Buena Vista Regional Medical Center during her colonoscopy…read more

Shupe Joins BVRMC’s Hope Harbor as Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Amber Chrischilles | March 18th, 2022

Amber Shupe, PMHNP-BC, recently graduated from Allen College of Waterloo with her Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner License and will continue to serve patients at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center’s Hope Harbor….read more

BVRMC Makes Becker’s Hospital Review List for Best Hospitals for Patient Experience in the Midwest

Amber Chrischilles | March 9th, 2022

Buena Vista Regional Medical Center is one of nine Iowa hospitals who made Becker’s Hospital Review list for the best hospitals for patient experience in the Midwest. The list was…read more

Jennifer Scott, ARNP Now Accepting Patients

edoebel | March 3rd, 2022

Jennifer Scott, ARNP, FNP-C began accepting patients January 31 at UnityPoint Clinic Family Medicine – Buena Vista. Jennifer received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from University of Iowa and her…read more

BVRMC Among First in Iowa to Treat Postpartum Hemorrhage with Jada System

edoebel | February 17th, 2022

Buena Vista Regional Medical Center recently became one of few hospitals in the state to use the Jada® System for controlling and treating postpartum hemorrhage and abnormal uterine bleeding. Postpartum…read more

New Artwork Displayed at BVRMC

edoebel | January 7th, 2022

Christina DePrann Varina, Iowa BIOGRAPHY Christina was raised and continues to live in a small rural Iowa community with the love of her life and two little minions. She has…read more

BVRMC Welcomes Dr. Michael Dirkx

edoebel | December 21st, 2021

Buena Vista Regional Medical Center and Northwest Iowa Bone, Joint and Sports Surgeons, P.C. welcome Dr. Michael Dirkx, who recently began clinic in Storm Lake. Dr. Dirkx, from Carroll, Iowa,…read more

BVRMC First Embrace Receives Women’s Choice Award®

edoebel | December 14th, 2021

Buena Vista Regional Medical Center Receives the 2022 Women’s Choice Award® as one of America’s Best Hospitals for Obstetrics Four Years in a Row Buena Vista Regional Medical Center has…read more

BVRMC Welcomes Dr. Chad Laurich

edoebel | November 30th, 2021

  Buena Vista Regional Medical Center is proud to announce that Chad Laurich, MD,FACS,FSVS is now seeing patients at BVRMC Specialty Clinic in Storm Lake. Dr. Laurich is a Vascular…read more

BVRMC Radiology Tech Fights Breast Cancer with Positivity

edoebel | October 21st, 2021

Mandy Reese, age 41, is a busy mom of three and Radiology Tech at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center, who now also carries the title breast cancer survivor. In 2020,…read more