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A Second Measles Case Confirmed

Benton County Public Health Director and Virginia Gay Hospital Director of Home Health, Melissa Smith, RN, BSN is making the public aware of an update released regarding the confirmation of measles cases in the state of Iowa.The Iowa Department of Public Health has...

Virginia Gay Hospital welcomes Orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Torrez

Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Benjamin Torrez, D.O., MPH, is now seeing patients and performing surgeries at Virginia Gay Hospital on the third Thursday of the month. Mary Nading PA-C will be holding clinic on Friday afternoons at Virginia Gay Hospital. Appointments to see...

Governor Proclaims April as Occupational Therapy Month

Des Moines, IA (April 16, 2019) – This morning Governor Kim Reynolds signed a proclamation designating April as Occupational Therapy Month, recognizing occupational therapy as a vitally important profession that helps people across their lifespan participate in the...

Measles Case Identified in Iowa

Benton County Public Health Director and Virginia Gay Hospital Director of Home Health, Melissa Smith, RN, BSN is making the public aware of information recently released regarding a measles case in the state of Iowa. Over the weekend, through testing from the State...