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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. 

Retirement Party for Frank. Veltri, MD

Join us as we help Dr. Veltri celebrate his retirement.  A come-and-go retirement party will be held at the Emmetsburg VFW on Thursday, September 4, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.  Dinner will be served.

Flu Clinics

Emmetsburg - Dinner Date: Tuesday, Sept 9, 11:15 to 11:45
Emmetsburg - VFW: Tuesday, September 16, 8 am to 9 am
Curlew - Community Center:  Tuesday, September 16, 11 am to 11:30 am
Mallard- Community Center:  Wednesday, September 17, 8 am to 9 am
Ayrshire - Community Center:  Thursday, September 18, 8:30 am to 9:30 am
West Bend - Family Practice Clinic:  Tuesday, September 23, 7:30 am to 8:30 am
Graettinger- Family Practice Clinic:  Wednesday, September 24, 8 am to 9 am
Ruthven - Social Center:  Thursday, September 25, 8:30 am to 9 am

Walk-in Clinics also available at:
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 and Private Pay may attend any clinic
Medicare PPO, Title 19 and Private Insurance must attend a clinic at one of the Family Practice Clinic sites for us to file insurance for you.

Sibling Class

September 13, 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.

Free Child Car Seat Check-up Event

Monday, September 15
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Little Learners Day Care
Open to all

Three out of four car seats are installed incorrectly...Is Yours?  Let us check your car seat and make safety adjustments if neccessary.

Breastfeeding  101

A breastfeeding class for mothers, focusing on education and support, will be held on September 15 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.

 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
G. Zadeii, M.D.

Sept 4
Sept 11, 18
Sept 25






Orthopaedics   A. Pruitt, M.D. and J. Emerson, PA-C
J Emerson PA-C  
Sept 3,10, 17,24
Sept 8, 15, 22, 29


Orthopaedics J. Hough, D.O.    Sept 8, 15, 22, 29
Urology   W. Mendenhall, MD       Sept 9 and 23
Cataract Surgery  S. Fox, M.D.  Sept 8
Ear, Nose and Throat           D. Jorgenson, M.D.  No August Clinic
Gynecology   B Wilson, D.O.  Sept 12 and 26

J. P. Haulard, DPM

Sept 11 and 25

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

 Skin and Vein Clinic R. Kolegraff, MD Sept 5
 Palliative Care R. Weissinger, D.O. Sept 12 and 26
 Pulmonology Pranaz Singh, M.D. Sept 30
Audiology Audiologist, Anne Nerison
(for an appointment call 1-800-734-9007)
Sept 4, 11, 18, 25
 Audiology Luke Jorgensen September 2

Immunization Clinics

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

Sept 3                                                         8:30 am – 3:40 pm- Family Practice Clinic – Emmetsburg
Sept 10                                                      12:10 pm - 6:00 pm - Family Practice Clinic - Emmetsburg
Sept 17                                                      8:30 am – 12:05 pm- Family Practice Clinic – Emmetsburg  
Sept 18                                                      8:30 am – 12:05 pm- Family Practice Clinic – Emmetsburg                                                                                                          
Sept 18                                                      2:00pm – 4:00 p.m.. Family Practice Clinic -Graettinger
Sept 24                                                      8:30 am – 3:40 pm- Family Practice Clinic – Emmetsburg

Nail Clinic

September 11 and 25

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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