In The News
Orange City Area Health System welcomed the first baby of 2020 at 6:49pm on January 2. Georgia Lynne was born to Emma and Dustin Pritchett of LeMars, joining big brother Kaden. Georgia weighed 7lbs 7oz and was 18.5 inches long. Two hundred thirteen (213)...read more
By Alan Laird, MD, Chief Medical OfficerLast time I talked about “‘tis the season for flu shots.” This time I would like to point out what we all know, ‘Tis the season for lights… but hopefully not lights and sirens.We often speak this time of year about...read more
Saturday, December 21 8-9:30am • Rise and Shine Yoga 10-11am • Pilates Mat Yoga 1-2pm • Moon Yoga 2-3pm • Restorative Yoga These sample yoga sessions will introduce you to the regular classes that will begin after the first of the year. $10 per class or...read more
Orange City Area Health System is opening a new Walk-In Clinic in Orange City at 719 8th Street SE, in the Holland Plaza building. It is scheduled to open on Monday, December 2. Hours of operation are Monday-Friday 5-9pm and Saturday-Sunday 1-9pm. The...read more
Orange City Area Health System Receives 2019 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award® for Achieving and Sustaining Excellence in Patient Experience
Orange City Area Health System is pleased to announce it has been named a 2019 Guardian of Excellence Award winner by Press Ganey. The Guardian of Excellence Award recognizes top-performing health care organizations that have achieved the 95thh percentile...read more
-by Dee Meerdink, our Diabetes Educator and Care CoordinatorNovember is National Diabetes Month. You know someone who has diabetes – about 1 out of every 11 people has diabetes. But what do you really know about Type 2 diabetes?Here are some myths about...read more
-by Randi Sayles, PharmD., Clinical Pharmacist at Orange City Area Health SystemMedications, if taken correctly, are important for treating or preventing many conditions. However, what happens if you are told to stop taking a medication? What should you do...read more
Faber will join clinic/hospital in 2021Marty Guthmiller, CEO of Orange City Area Health System, announced the signing of Tyler Faber, D.O., to its Family Medicine Team. Dr. Faber will join the health system’s medical clinic and critical access hospital in...read more
Orange City Area Health System is a comprehensive health system encompassing four family medicine clinics, sports medicine clinic, behavioral health clinic, award-winning hospital, birth center, surgical center, radiology and laboratory services, occupational health services, specialty outreach services, physical and aquatic therapy, home health and hospice, a retirement community, and a senior care center. The health system campus – designed with privacy and total healing as its foundation – is situated on 37 acres, including a pond with fountain, a healing garden, and a field of prairie grasses and wild flowers adjacent to the PuddleJumper Trail.
A team of family medicine providers, along with dedicated nurses, medical specialists, and 500 support staff, are committed to serving the region with the Core Values of Integrity, Commitment to Excellence, Dedicated Colleagues, and Extraordinary Customer Experience. Orange City Area Health System has been named one of the Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals in the nation, one of “50 Critical Access Hospitals to Know” in the U.S., and a Women’s Choice Award recipient for Outstanding Patient Experience for three consecutive years.