Blog Posts in 2020

  • Your Health. Our Priority. Come back for the important care you need.

    We’re taking even more precautions to keep you safe—so you can return to take care of your health If you’ve been delaying primary care appointments, annual screenings or treatments for chronic conditions, it’s more important than ever to return for the health care you need. As we safely resume all services, trust that we have made modifications to provide you—and your ...
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  • Use of Face Masks by CDP Health Care System Staff

    All CDP Health Care System staff working where patients are present will wear a surgical, procedural or cloth face mask. All clinic and hospital patients required to be wearing masks Patients, including those with symptoms suggesting possible COVID-19 or other respiratory illness, will be provided a face mask. Patient need to wear mask when entering facility for clinic appointment, treatment or ...
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  • Sew much to be grateful for-Thank you mask makers!

    With every stitch, volunteers who are making masks help keep our frontline providers, hospital staff and patients safe as we respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. A heartfelt thank you to all who have stepped up to their sewing machines for all of us at CDP Health Care—as well as for our neighbors in nursing homes, assisted living facilities, first responders, law enforcement and others in the ...
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  • Stop the Spread

    There’s a lot of information to learn as we go through this challenging time. Here’s a guide to help you understand how to stay safe. Thank you for doing your part to help stop the spread of COVID-19. How to Stay Safe
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  • Patient and Visitor Information

    Call First We are working closely with the South Dakota Department of Health and CDC on recommendations to keep you safe. If you are experiencing symptoms, please call first at 605-698-7681. Our healthcare providers will evaluate your symptoms, explain your best course of action, and determine if you need to be tested. Seek medical help immediately, call 911 for anyone experiencing: Extreme ...
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  • Call First

    We are preparing in the event that COVID-19 presents in this region. The symptoms of COVID-19 can vary from mild to severe respiratory illness. A key indicator of your risk is whether you have visited certain countries, or were exposed to someone with COVID-19. Symptoms include: Fever of 100.4° or more, cough, and shortness of breath. If you think you may have the Coronavirus (COVID-19), do ...
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  • Visitor Restriction

    Starting today, March 16, CDP Health Care system will be restricting visitors due to the COVID-19 outbreak. We appreciate the community’s support and understanding as we take steps to protect patients, staff, and the spread of this virus. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, CDP Health Care System has made the difficult decision to restrict visitors at our hospital. No visitors will be ...
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  • In response to the Novel Coronavirus

    In response to the Novel Coronavirus, which causes the disease known as COVID-19, trust that we at CDP Health Care System are working closely with the South Dakota Department of Health to take steps to prevent the virus and protect our employees, patients and visitors. This includes personal protective equipment (PPE) for staff and isolation of patients when COVID-19 is suspected. It’s ...
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