The Future of Rural Health Care Revealed

Community members met with CEO Kirk Stensrud from Glacial Ridge Health System at an open forum on June 21 to discuss the future of rural health care and its complexity. Stensrud explained how changes made at a legislative level effect rural communities’ access to health care differently than metro areas. He then identified for the…

Walk-In Flu Vaccination – BMC – Monday-Friday

Walk-In Flu Clinic at Brooten Medical Center – No appointment needed. Monday-Friday 9a-4p starting October 10. Getting a flu (influenza) vaccine is easy. Insurance will be billed. Most plans cover flu shots as a preventive service. This means you may not pay anything for your flu shot. Most flu vaccines from Glacial Ridge Health System are quadrivalent…

Flu Vaccine Clinics Near You

Flu Vaccine Clinics  Glacial Ridge Health System is offering the following Walk-In Flu Vaccine Clinics. No appointment is needed. Insurance will be billed. Glenwood Medical Center: Wednesday, October 19th  8:30a – 6p (Family Day!) – right before MEA break starts! Thursday, October 27th 8:30a – 4p Brooten Medical Center: Monday – Friday from 9a to…

Walk-In Flu Vaccination – BMC – Monday-Friday Starting Oct. 10th

Walk-In Flu Clinic at Brooten Medical Center – No appointment needed. Monday-Friday 9a-4p starting October 10. Getting a flu (influenza) vaccine is easy. Insurance will be billed. Most plans cover flu shots as a preventive service. This means you may not pay anything for your flu shot. Most flu vaccines from Glacial Ridge Health System are quadrivalent…

Alisha Colby-Timm and Tanya Freske join GRHS Medical Staff

Glacial Ridge Health Sys­tem (GRHS) has added two new faces to their growing clinic team: Certified Nurse Practitioners (CNP) Alisha Colby-Timm and Tanya Freske. They are both seeing patients at the Walk-In Clinic in Glenwood and will be going to the clinic in Brooten as well. Alisha Colby-Timm, CNP, graduated from Minnewaska Area High School…

Get Your Flu Shot Conveniently

Get quadruple the protection this year. Most flu vaccinations given at Glacial Ridge Health System are quadrivalent (the regular, high dose for 65+ years of age, and pediatric for children 6 months of age and older). That means it provides protection against 4 of the flu viruses. The usual flu shot is trivalent, protecting against…

Fabulous Brooten Clinic Staff

“I had an OB appointment on a Friday afternoon at the Brooten Clinic with Dr. Mellgren. On the way there, my 2 year old fell asleep and didn’t wake up when I took him out of his car seat to go in for my appointment. I laid him on the exam table while I got…

Walk-In Flu Vaccine Clinic – BMC

Walk-In Flu Clinic 2 of 2 at Brooten Medical Center. Getting a flu (influenza) vaccine is easy. For your convenience, walk-in flu vaccination clinics are offered – no appointment needed. Insurance will be billed. Most plans cover flu shots as a preventive service. This means you may not pay anything for your flu shot. Most…

Walk-In Flu Vaccine Clinic – BMC

Walk-In Flu Clinic 1 of 2 at Brooten Medical Center. Getting a flu (influenza) vaccine is easy. For your convenience, walk-in flu vaccination clinics are offered – no appointment needed. Insurance will be billed. Most plans cover flu shots as a preventive service. This means you may not pay anything for your flu shot. Most…

Walk-In Flu Vaccine Clinics Scheduled

Get quadruple the protection this year. Most flu vaccinations given at Glacial Ridge Health System are quadrivalent (the regular, high dose for 65+ years of age, and pediatric for children 6 months of age and older). That means it provides protection against 4 of the flu viruses. The usual flu shot is trivalent, like the…