2017 Davis County Walk for Life

Plans are being made for the 2017 Davis County Walk for Life Event and 5k Color Splash Run! This Year’s walk will be held on Saturday, May 6th at the Davis County Courtyard in Bloomfield with registration starting at 9:30 a.m.  This event provides funding for mammograms for individuals who are under-insured or un-insured in Davis County.

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What’s Scarier: A Colonoscopy or Cancer?

What’s Scarier: A Colonoscopy or Cancer?

Some people hear the word colonoscopy and run the other direction. It doesn’t have to be a scary thing. It’s a common procedure that is important because it is a potentially life-saving procedure that can prevent the development of colon cancer. Colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the US, yet is one of the most preventable types of cancer.
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Dr. Donald Wirtanen Signs Employment Agreement

Davis County Hospital (DCH) is pleased to announce the signing of Dr. Donald Wirtanen as an employed physician in the Emergency Department. Dr. Wirtanen will be covering 24 hours per week within the Emergency Department at DCH. The remaining shifts will continue to be covered by DOCs Emergency Medicine, a contracted Emergency Room Service that services and covers emergency rooms across the greater Iowa area.
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Davis County Hospital Hires New Primary Care Physician

Bloomfield, IA – Davis County Hospital (DCH) is proud to announce the addition of Dr. Christian Sanchez, MD to their medical staff. Dr. Sanchez will be working in the DCH Medical Associates primary care clinic, the hospital, as well as local nursing facilities. He will begin his clinical practice at DCH in the early Fall of 2017.
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New OB/GYN Provider in Specialty Clinic

Davis County Hospital (DCH) announces the addition of obstetrics and gynecology physician, Ralph Boling, DO to the DCH Specialty Clinic provider group. Dr. Boling specializes in: abnormal pap smears, fertility issues, pelvis & bladder pain, abdominal pain, prolonged or excessive uterine bleeding, birth control including tubal ligation & implanted devices, and prenatal & postnatal care. Dr. Boling will see patients the first Friday of each month at Davis County Hospital.
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Davis County Hospital Announces New Provider

Davis County Hospital is pleased to announce that Haleigh Skaggs, BSN is joining the Davis County Hospital (DCH) provider group. Haleigh has worked for DCH for the past seven years in multiple positions including Obstetrics RN, Acute Care RN, and currently as a House Supervisor.
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DCH Specialty Clinic Welcomes New ARNP

Davis County Hospital is pleased to announce Susan Turner, Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, is joining the Davis County Hospital Specialty Clinic provider group. Susan is an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) who will practice at Davis County on a weekly basis. Susan specializes in Women’s Health including prenatal & postnatal care, well exams, birth control, and urinary tract infections.
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