MCHCS Recognized as a 2022 Des Moines Register Top Workplace

Madison County Health Care System has been awarded a 2022 Top Workplaces honor by the Des Moines Register for the second year in a row. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage LLC. The anonymous survey uniquely measures 15 culture drivers that … Read more

Health Trust Physicians Clinic Welcomes Podiatric Surgeon

Madison County Health Care System is pleased to welcome Sara Zelinskas, DPM, ABFAS, as their new Podiatric Physician & Surgeon.  Dr. Sara Zelinskas will begin seeing patients on Wednesday, October 5th in the Health Trust Physicians Clinic. Dr. Sara Zelinskas earned her undergraduate degree in Biology from Iowa State University and her Doctor of Podiatric … Read more

Dr. David Zelinskas Joins Health Trust Physicians Clinic

Madison County Health Care System proudly announces the addition of David Zelinskas, DO, MPH, a Board Certified Family Medicine Physician at the Health Trust Physicians Clinic, a part of Madison County Health Care System (MCHCS) in Winterset.  Dr. Zelinskas will begin seeing patients on September 1. Dr. Zelinskas graduated with honors from Des Moines University … Read more

Back to School – Back to the Doctor

Most kids (and parents) are eager to get back to school and start fall sports. They get excited about shopping for new clothes and school supplies. But preparing for the new school year is about more than just new clothes and gear. Your child also needs a well-child exam to ensure a successful year ahead! … Read more

Avoid Insurance Scams During Open Enrollment

Madison County Health Care System (MCHCS) is urging area residents to be cautious about solicitation calls or emails related to health insurance during the open enrollment period.  They also warn against shopping for health insurance online on websites that are not legitimate sources. Consumers who need health insurance are encouraged to work with a licensed … Read more

Beat the Holiday Blues

Holidays are typically joyful – full of life, lights and celebrations with those we love.  But behind the glitter and gifts, many people tend to experience stress, anxiety and depression during this time of year.  Fear and anxiety that surrounds the COVID-19 outbreak is only adding to mental health conditions, ultimately leading to higher than … Read more

The Importance of Talking About Suicide

September is National Suicide Prevention and Awareness month and Madison County Health Care System’s Senior Life Solutions Program is working to raise awareness and educate the community on the risk factors and warning signs of suicide. Talk of suicide should never be dismissed. If you, or someone you know, are thinking of suicide call the … Read more

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