Ottumwa Health Group and Indian Hills Community College Partner for Student Health Clinic

OTTUMWA-With more than 4000 students at Indian Hills Community College each semester there are bound to be some sniffles, coughs, scrapes or strains among the students and faculty. That’s why IHCC and Ottumwa Health Group have partnered to bring medical services to students and faculty right on campus for fast and easy healthcare.

 

“IHCC wants to continue to provide easy access to healthcare services for our students, many of whom are far from home,” said Dr. Marlene Sprouse, President. “This on-campus clinic allows our students to feel better faster and get back to classes and activities. When students get prompt treatment of ailments that can be easily spread, it contributes to a healthier educational environment.”

 

The Indian Hills Clinic location is focused on treating IHCC students, faculty and their families. Hours for the Indian Hills Clinic are Monday through Thursday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.

 

Options for SE Iowa residents not associated with the college include Ottumwa Walk-In Care and EasyCare.  EasyCare Clinic, located inside North Hy-Vee at 2453 N. Court St, Ottumwa, hours are M-F 7:30 am – 7:30 pm, Saturday and Sunday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Walk-In Clinic, located at 1255 Theatre Drive, Ottumwa, hours are 7:00 am – 7:00 pm Seven Days a week. No appointments are needed for care at any of these locations, just walk in.

 

“We are happy to be able to work with IHCC and provide services on the IHCC campus,” said Mike Griffin, Director of Practice Management for Ottumwa Health Group. “We want to provide convenient access to healthcare for the communities we serve and this is one more way we can help people get quality care close to home.”

 

About Ottumwa Regional Health Center:  For more than 120 years, Ottumwa Regional Health Center has been serving the community of Ottumwa and the citizens of Southeast Iowa. We are a full service regional health center providing a wide range of health services, including emergency medicine, critical care services, medical/surgical, acute rehabilitation, obstetrics, pediatrics and home care, as well as specialty services such as cardiac catheterization, diagnostic and therapeutic radiological services, radiation oncology, wound care, pain clinic, sleep lab, pathology, and so much more.