Meet Lauren Grundmeier, MS, RD, CSP, CNSC, LD!

Lauren is a Clinical Pediatric Dietitian Specialist who works with patients, families and physicians to provide education and nutritional guidance to best fit each patient's dietetic needs. In Lauren's 10 years at Mercy, she has enjoyed seeing the substantial role nutrition has in the development and healing processes of every patient she is...
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Meet Lauren Grundmeier MS RD CSP CNSC LD
Mercy Clinics Family Medicine Fort Dodge is excited to welcome Tricia Widlund, ARNP, to its team of health care providers. She is now accepting new patients. Call (515) 955-9200 to schedule an appointment with Tricia.
Mercy Clinics Family Medicine Fort Dodge is excited to welcome Tricia Widlund
#TBT Check out this old photo of Mercy at night! We are loving all of the classic cars in the parking lot! Also, did you notice a very prominent building missing from the Des Moines skyline in the background? *Hint: it's currently the tallest building in Iowa.
TBT Check out this old photo of Mercy at night We are
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Introducing our 2017 #DSMGoRed Challenge participants, presented by Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines! These 12 women are embarking on 12-week journey to improve their heart health. Like to show your support and leave an encouraging message in the comments below! We'll update you with their progress along the way. The winner will be announced at the Go Red For Women Dinner on Septermber 14....
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"Tummy aches" can mean many things in children. Dr. Daniel DiMeo, pediatric gastroenterologist at Mercy Children's Hospital and Clinics, shared some reasons why children have digestive problems and what can be done to treat them. Check out his blog post on the Des Moines Moms blog. [ Citymomsblog.com Link ]
Tummy aches can mean many things in children Dr Daniel DiMeo pediatric

What to Do When a Tummy Ache Happens | Des Moines Moms Blog

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Our new clinic in Ottumwa is now open! The brand new facility at 522 N. Hancock St. will house family medicine, internal medicine and physical therapy services. Mercy Clinics would like to thank the community of Ottumwa for its support throughout the building process. To make an appointment for family or internal medicine, call (641) 682-4594. To make a physical therapy appointment, call (641)...
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Our new clinic in Ottumwa is now open The brand new facility
DES MOINES, Iowa--Most people use apps to play games on their smart phones, waste time or check the latest sports scores. Emily Eekhoff, of Des Moines, believes her app saved her baby girl's life. "I haven't let my mind go there," Eekhoff said Tuesday morning at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, "...
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Iowa Woman Says Counting App Saved Her Baby’s Life

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Emily Eekhoff never expected a pregnancy app on her phone would save her baby’s life. She used an app from Count the Kicks, a local organization started in 2009 by five mothers who each had lost a baby, to count her baby’s kicks during the third trimester of pregnancy. At 33 weeks, Emily noticed her baby had decreased movements, so her doctor referred her to the Obstetric Emergency Department...
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Emily Eekhoff never expected a pregnancy app on her phone would save

Iowa mom credits app for saving her baby

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Are you newly expecting or planning to start a family? Our FREE Great Expectations class puts you in touch with several professionals to answer your important questions. Our next class is next Thursday, June 29, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., in the East Tower Auditorium at our central campus, 1111 6th Ave., Des Moines. Light refreshments will be served and tours are available. Each registration will...
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Are you newly expecting or planning to start a family Our FREE
Join us tomorrow night for our new Breast-feeding Support Group. It is from 6-7 p.m., in Conference Room 1 in the East Tower. This month we'll be discussing summer safety. We'll also have scales for you to weigh your baby and lactation specialists available to answer any questions. Attendees will have a chance to win a breast-feeding cover up. Registration is not required.
Join us tomorrow night for our new Breastfeeding Support Group It is
Learn about diabetes prevention and management at this week's Cancer Education Series session. Karen Roos of My Diabetes Home and Mercy Clinics, and Dr. Anuj Bhargava of My Diabetes Home and Iowa Diabetes & Endocrinology Research Center, will lead the discussion. The free event will take place at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 21, at the Mercy Health & Fitness Center, 12493 University Ave., Clive
Learn about diabetes prevention and management at this weeks Cancer Education Series
Meet Chad Kelley, DPT!

Chad has been a physical therapist at Mercy Clinics Physical Therapy Indianola for the past five years, and will be transitioning into the role of Supervisor of Rehabilitation Therapy Services at the Mercy Ottumwa Clinic opening on June 20. Throughout Chad's time at Mercy, he has enjoyed working with patients each and every day to improve their function and help return...
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Meet Chad Kelley DPT Chad has been a physical therapist at Mercy
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Today's the day! Every two seconds, someone, somewhere needs blood. Save three lives, DONATE BLOOD! Join us at the Mercy Blood Drive from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in East Tower Conference Rooms 1 and 2. Walk-ins accepted as the schedule allows. Hope to see you there!
Todays the day Every two seconds someone somewhere needs blood Save three
Mercy would like to congratulate Jason Ostrander for being a recipient of a scholarship from the Iowa Hospital Education and Research Foundation!

Jason has been a Registered Nurse here at Mercy for three years and is currently pursing a Nursing - DNP - Family Nurse Practitioner degree.

Congratulations, Jason!
Mercy would like to congratulate Jason Ostrander for being a recipient of
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Mercy salutes Old Glory on Flag Day. The Stars and Stripes were approved by the Continental Congress in 1777. There have been 27 versions of the flag. It hasn’t changed since 1960, when Hawaii became our 50th state.
Mercy salutes Old Glory on Flag Day The Stars and Stripes were
Does your child need a physical before going to school this fall? Don’t delay! Call your child’s primary care provider now to get an appointment scheduled! ►
Does your child need a physical before going to school this fall
Are you newly expecting or planning to start a family? Our FREE Great Expectations class puts you in touch with several professionals to answer your important questions. Our next class is next Thursday, June 29, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., in the East Tower Auditorium at our central campus, 1111 6th Ave., Des Moines. Light refreshments will be served and tours are available. Each registration will...
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Are you newly expecting or planning to start a family Our FREE
Join us next Monday, June 19, for our new Breast-feeding Support Group. It is from 6-7 p.m., in Conference Room 1 in the East Tower. This month we'll be discussing summer safety. We'll also have scales for you to weigh your baby and lactation specialists available to answer any questions. Attendees will have a chance to win a breast-feeding and cover up. Registration is not required.
Join us next Monday June 19 for our new Breastfeeding Support Group