BCHC COVID-19 Updates & Resources
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Lexington Estate July Newsletter
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2021 Auxiliary Scholarship Recipients
On June 3rd, the Buchanan County Health Center Auxiliary held their annual scholarship presentation at the First Presbyterian Church in Independence. Each year, the BCHC Auxiliary awards scholarships in the amount of $1,000 to graduating seniors from East Buchanan, Independence, and Jesup School Districts, and also awards scholarships to nontraditional students entering into or continuing […]
Lexington Estate June Newsletter
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Ben Stevens to serve as BCHC’s interim CEO
(Independence, IA) – Buchanan County Health Center (BCHC) has named an interim CEO who will take over while the Board of Trustees completes its search for a permanent fit. As current CEO Steve Slessor begins his career as Chief Administrative Officer for Winneshiek Medical Center in Decorah, Ben Stevens will step in as BCHC’s interim […]
BCHC Oelwein Pharmacy Accepting Walk-Ins for Covid-19 Vaccine
BCHC Oelwein Retail Pharmacy is now accepting walk-ins for the Covid-19 vaccine. This service is available on Tuesdays and Thursdays. No appointment is needed.
General Surgery Coverage Expands At BCHC
(Independence, IA) –Through a partnership with Cedar Valley Medical Specialists, BCHC has expanded general surgery coverage in Independence. Dr. Brian Gerrelts, M.D. will provide general surgery coverage three days per week at BCHC.
In conjunction with the expansion in Independence, Dr. Gerrelts will also provide weekly general surgery coverage at BCHC Family Medicine – Oelwein. […]
Vaccination Clinics At Oelwein Pharmacy
We will be holding two vaccination clinics next week at the BCHC Oelwein Pharmacy. They will be held on Thursday, April 22nd and Friday, April 23rd. Click on the links below to sign-up for an appointment. The BCHC Oelwein Pharmacy is located at 2405 Rock Island Road in Oelwein. If you have questions please call […]
Karen Sadler, ARNP to offer ENT services at BCHC Oelwein
(Oelwein, IA) – BCHC Family Medicine in Oelwein will soon have access to another ENT service provider. Karen Sadler, ARNP will provide many services, including identifying and treating skin cancers, managing patients with allergies, sinus infections, sleep apnea, cerumen removal from ears and other ENT related problems. Sadler will be available in Oelwein every other […]
Vaccination Clinics This Week at BCHC Oelwein Pharmacy
We will be holding vaccination clinics at the BCHC Oelwein Pharmacy this week! Click the links below to sign-up for an appointment. The BCHC Oelwein Pharmacy is located at 2405 Rock Island Road in Oelwein. If you have questions please call 319-283-1664. Pfizer Clinic – Tuesday Mar 30th – Read More
COVID-19 vaccination clinics to be held in Independence
(Independence, IA) – Buchanan County Public Health (BCPH) is collaborating with Buchanan County Health Center (BCHC), Regional Family Health Winthrop, MercyOne Family Health, and local pharmacies to change the way the COVID-19 vaccine is being distributed in Buchanan County. Beginning the week of March 22, a community-based clinic will be held each week.
At this […]