Teaming Up with Team Rehab
Gundersen Health System and a longtime northeast Iowa private practice are coming together for physical therapy services close to home.
'It sets us apart' Gundersen Palmer social workers offer care, support
For a combined 36 years, social workers Janell McElree, LBSW, and Bea Guenther, LBSW, have cared for patients in West Union and the surrounding communities at Gundersen Palmer Lutheran Hospital.
Paula's Purse helps ease financial barriers to treatment
Every year generous contributions to funds like Paula's Purse help lessen the financial burden on patients affected by cancer.
Need help paying your medical bills?
At Gundersen Tri-County Hospital and Clinics
As a Gundersen Health System patient, one simple phone call could reduce your healthcare costs.
Enriching Recovery: Rehabilitation patients plant, tend and harvest
Inpatient Rehabilitation patients at Gundersen Health System didn't always have the option to enjoy the outdoors by planting, tending and harvesting vegetables as part of their treatment plan.
The big 10 for men
No matter your age, it's important to follow a healthy lifestyle.
You need to heal but don't need a nursing home
Our goal with Swing Bed is to help you live the most active and healthy life you can, as quickly as you're able.
New clinic, more convenient care coming to Tomah
Tomah area residents will soon have a convenient place to receive all their healthcare services, including cancer care.
We take the 'oi' out of joint pain
Does the pain from joint damage or injury have you exclaiming "OI!" when you try to move, sleep or go about your daily activities?
4 over-the-counter treatments for seasonal allergies
Your pharmacist can be a useful resource for choosing the right product to treat your symptoms.
MyCare makes managing your health easier
Gundersen Health System is making it easier for patients to access care through MyCare, our secure online patient portal.
What to know before your next blood draw
Did you know dietary supplements can interfere with laboratory tests?
Manage blood sugars with meal timing
"We empower patients with the right tools to help them self-manage their diabetes," says Nancy Ernst, registered dietitian and diabetes educator.
Physical vs. Chemical sunscreens
Confused by what sunscreen to buy? You're not alone. Gundersen dermatologist April Farrell, MD, offers this helpful overview.
Find the help you need by texting 211
By texting your zip code to 898211, you'll tap into hundreds and hundreds of resources.
And, you'll be texting with a living human being—so there will be interaction without that frustrating "pick from a menu" automation so common these days.
- Text your ZIP code to 898211, Monday through Friday afternoons and evenings
- Chat online at greatrivers211.org, Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Log on at greatrivers211.org and search the 211 database of resources
- Or call: Just dial 211, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
New expanded hours in Sparta, Tomah
It's now easier to get the care you need at the Gundersen Sparta and Tomah Clinics with new expanded hours two evenings a week. Be sure to call ahead for an appointment. No walk-ins please.
Gundersen Sparta Clinic
1111 West Wisconsin Street (State Hwy 16)
- Regular hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
- Expanded hours: Monday and Wednesday, 5-7 p.m.
- For an appointment, call (608) 269-6731
Gundersen Tomah Clinic
1330 North Superior Avenue
- Regular hours: Monday-Thursday, 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Friday, 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
- Expanded hours: Tuesday and Thursday, 5:30-7 p.m.
- For an appointment, call (608) 372-4111