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Monthly Community Calendar

 Saturday Morning Medical Clinic

Saturday Morning Clinics are held at Palo Alto County Hospital’s ER
every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12 Noon. 

Flu Vaccination Walk-In Clinics

Family Practice Clinic - Emmetsburg and Graettinger
Monday - Friday
9:00 am to 4:30 pm

Community Health Services
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Please note:  Medicare PPO, Title 19 and Private Insurance must receive a flu vaccination at a Family Practice Clinic location for us to file insurance.  Medicare or Private Pay may receive a flu vaccination at Community Health or any Family Practice Clinic site.

Sibling Class

October 1, 6:30pm – 7:30 pm
Prepare your family for the arrival of your new baby.  This class is for children expecting a new brother or sister, and their parents.
Please pre-register by calling 712-852-5419.

Breastfeeding  101

A breastfeeding class for mothers, focusing on education and support, will be held on November 10 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm in the Health Education Room.  The class is facilitated by a certifed lactation counselor and nurse.  Pre-registration is required.  A $5.00 fee for materials is charged to those delivering at PACHS.  ($20 for those not delivering at PACHS)
To register call 712-852-5419.

New Childbirth Class Beginning

A New Childbirth Class will begin on November 8.  This Saturday class will meet 9:00 am to 4:30 pm in the Palo Alto County Hospital Health Education Room.  There is a $5.00 charge for supplies, but no charge for the class if you are planning to deliver at Palo Alto County Hospital.    To register, call Community Health Services at 712-852-5419.


 Free Fitness Classes

Join us for a free fitness class focusing on strength and stretching .  This class, which meets at 10:00 am,  is open to those age 60 and over.  Registration is required.  Call Kathy Merrill at 852-5463 to register and for information on the class schedule.

 Specialty Clinics


B Beasley, MD
J Tatkon-Coker, MD
S. Congello, M.D.
G. Zadeii, M.D.

October 2
October 9, 23
October 16
October 30






Orthopaedics   A. Pruitt, M.D. and J. Emerson, PA-C
J Emerson PA-C  

Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
October 6,13,20,27


Orthopaedics J. Hough, D.O.    October 6, 13, 20, 27
Urology   W. Mendenhall, MD       October 14, 28
Cataract Surgery  S. Fox, M.D.  October 13
Ear, Nose and Throat           D. Jorgenson, M.D.  October 9 and 23
Gynecology   B Wilson, D.O.  october 10 and 24

J. P. Haulard, DPM

october 9 and 23

For appointments call 1-855-800-7644
or 712-262-0296

 Skin and Vein Clinic R. Kolegraff, MD October 10
 Palliative Care R. Weissinger, D.O. October 10 and 24
 Pulmonology Pranaz Singh, M.D. October 30
Audiology Audiologist, Anne Nerison
(for an appointment call 1-800-734-9007)
October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
 Audiology Luke Jorgensen October 7

Immunization Clinics

To make an appointment, call Community Health Services at 712-852-5419.

Oct 1                        8:30 am – 3:40 pm- Family Practice Clinic – Emmetsburg
Oct 8                      12:10 pm - 6:00 pm - Family Practice Clinic - Emmetsburg
Oct 15                      8:30 am – 12:05 pm- Family Practice Clinic – Emmetsburg  
Oct 16                      8:30 am – 12:05 pm- Family Practice Clinic –Emmetsburg                                                                                                          
Oct 16                      2:00pm – 4:00 p.m.. Family Practice Clinic -Graettinger
Oct 22                      8:30 am – 3:40 pm- Family Practice Clinic – Emmetsburg
Oct 29                      8:30 am – 12:05 pm- Family Practice Clinic – Emmetsburg  

Nail Clinic

October 9 and 23

Toe Nail Clinics are held twice a month by appointment only. 
Please call 852-5419 to schedule your appointment.

Child Car Seat Checks                         

By Appointment, call 852-5419

Assisted Transportation Available

Assisted Transportation Available for
Scheduled Appointments in Palo Alto County.
Car or wheelchair Van Available
For more information call 712-852-5419


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