Oh Baby!

Starting a family can be overwhelming. Come learn valuable information on one of the Oh Baby! classes at Stewart Memorial Community Hospital.

Classes are free and open to women planning on or expecting a baby.

Early Bird Classes – 2018

6:30 p.m.

Wednesdays: February 7, May 2, August 15, November 7
Lower Level Conference Room
Call For Registration: 464-3171 ext: 6040 and ask for Jenni Macke

Prenatal Classes – 2018

8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Saturdays: January 20, April 21, July 28,  October 27
Lower Level Conference Room

Call For Registration: 464-3171 ext: 6040 and ask for Jenni Macke

Big Brother/Big Sister – 2018

6:00 p.m.
Wednesdays: January 31, April 25, July 18, October 24

Lower Level Conference Room

Caring Hands Closet

Thursday, October 25, 2018, 4:00-7:00 p.m.

“Stewart Memorial Community Hospital Fall Open House”

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2017-18 Auxiliary Meetings

Tuesday, September 5, 9:30am

“Full Plate Living” by Maurine Thieszen, RD, LD, CDE

Tuesday, October 3, 9:30am

“Quilts” by Sally Brown

Tuesday, November 7, 9:30am

“Matter of Balance” by Barb Riley, Calhoun County Health Administrator

Tuesday, December 5, 9:30am

“Annual Christmas Tea”

Tuesday, January 2, 9:30am

“Iowa’s tie to Titanic” by Darcy Maulsby

Tuesday, February 6, 9:30am

“Keep the Beat and Telehealth” by Dr. Feigofsky, M.D. and Zach Winker, Director of Nursing

Tuesday, March 6, 9:30am

“Perk Up” with Ellen Frank, Coffee Roastery, owner

Tuesday, April 3 *Noon

Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

Reservations required

Tuesday, May 1, 9:30am

“What’s new in the Nursery” by Jane Johnson

Auxiliary Fundraisers

Dates for 2017 are:

  • April 5, Sensational $6 Jewelry Sale, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Lower Level Conference Center
  • April 25, Collective Goods Flash Sale, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., Lower Level Conference Center
  • June 20, Auxiliary Uniform Sale, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Lower Level Conference Center

  • October 17, Collective Goods Flash Sale, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., Lower Level Conference Center
  • November 13, Auxiliary Linen Sale, 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and November 14, 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., Lower Level Conference Center

  • December 6, Auxiliary Candy Sale, 10:00 a.m. until sold out, Junction cafeteria

Diabetes Support – 2017

Stewart Memorial Community Hospital is providing community support group meetings for persons with diabetes or pre-diabetes. According to Maurine Thieszen, Dietitian, “Everyone who lives with diabetes learns from diabetes. Please consider coming to our Support Group to share what you have learned on your journey or to learn something new”.
All meetings are FREE of charge and held in the Stewart Memorial Community Hospital Lower Level Conference Center unless otherwise noted.

  • Thursday, April 27th 5:00-6:00 p.m. “Are You Eating Enough” Maurine Thieszen, Dietitian
  • Thursday, May 25th 5:00-6:00 p.m. “Power Up Foods”Maurine Thieszen, Dietitian
  • Thursday, June 29th 5:00-6:00 p.m. “Friendly Snacks! Samples? Yes, please!” Megan Huster, RN
  • Thursday, July 27th 5:00-6:00 p.m. “Salty Sense” Casey Wetter, Dietitian
  • Thursday, August 24th 5:00-6:00 p.m.  “Medication Review” Megan Snyder, Pharmacist
  • Thursday, September 28th 5:00-6:00 p.m. “Cooking Demonstration with samples!”Maurine Thieszen, Dietitian and Megan Huster, RN
  • Thursday, October 19th 5:00-6:00 p.m. “Build Muscle” Megan Huster, RN

To learn more about Stewart Memorial Community Hospital Diabetes Programs, contact Maurine Thieszen, RD, LD, CDE, Diabetes Education Coordinator, 712-464-4249, or Megan Huster, RN, 712-464-4118.

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Table A Fare

This Auxiliary sponsored event is held each September and is one of the most popular fundraising activities, drawing hundreds of people.

The 2017 event will be held on Saturday, September 16th in Lake City.

If you would like to sponsor a table or donated a silent auction item, please contact Danielle Evans at 712-464-4183

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See Us in a Parade

Stewart Memorial Community Hospital, McCrary Rost Clinic and Community Pharmacy is proud to be represented in many local communities throughout the summer.

Lake City Western Days – Saturday, June 24, 1:30 pm

Gowrie Independence Day – Tuesday, July 4, 10:00 am

Calhoun County Expo – Wednesday, July 5, 6:00 pm

Lake View Water Carnival – Saturday, July 15, 1:00 pm

Rockwell City Sweet Corn Daze – Saturday, August 5, 10:00 am

Wellness Screenings


2nd & 4th Tues. of Each Month • 7:30 – 9:00 AM

AVAILABLE in Lake City, Lake View, Gowrie & Rockwell City

Tests Available Include:

  • Complete Wellness Profile – $35.00. Includes the Hematology Wellness, Basic Metabolic Panel & Lipid Wellness
  • Basic Metabolic Panel – $20.00. Includes Glucose, Calcium, Electrolytes & Kidney Function Test
  • PSA (Prostate Specifi c Antigen) – $20.00. Measures the amount of prostatic specifi c antigen in the blood & can help detect cancer & other benign prostate disorders.
  • TSH – $15.00. This screens for & helps diagnose thyroid disorders.
  • Lipid Wellness with Direct LDL – $20.00. Screens for Cholesterol (HDL & LDL), Triglyceride. This test helps determine cardiac risk ratios.
  • Electrolyte Wellness – $10.00. Can detect problems with the body’s fluid and electrolyte balance.
  • Hematology Wellness – $15.00. The CBC is used as a broad screening to check for disorders as anemia, infection & many other diseases.
  • Glucose Wellness – $10.00. Helps determine if your blood glucose levelis within healthy ranges, to screen for, diagnose and monitor hyperglycemia, hypoglycemia, diabetes & pre-diabetes.

Important Reminders:

  • Choose one or a combination of tests.
  • All tests require a minimum 12 hour fast.
  • Medications may be taken with water.
  • Your results will be mailed to you within a week. You are urged to share your results with your physician.
  • Payment due at time of service, insurance will not be billed.
  • Parent or guardian must accompany anyone under age 18.

The lab department also offers Wellness Testing on a regular basis. Our lab is the only one in Iowa to offer Procalcitonin which is a test to help diagnose sepsis or differentiate between aviral or bacteria infection, thus improving the quality of care to new heights.

Lake City- 2nd and 4th Tuesday of Each Month from 7:30 am to 9:00 am. For appointment call: 712-464-7907 or 1-800-560-7500
Lake City – Lab Informational Brochure

Lake View
4th Tuesday of each month from 7:30 – 10 a.m. For appointment call 712-665-8555.
Lake View – Lab Informational Brochure

4th Tuesday of each month from 7:30 – 9 a.m. For appointment call 515-352-3891.
Gowrie – Lab Informational Brochure

Rockwell City
4th Tuesday of each month from 7:30 – 9 a.m. For appointment call 712-292-8989.

Rockwell City – Lab Informational Brochure