Flu vaccines prevent many flu-related doctor’s visits and illnesses every year. In fact, according to the CDC, flu vaccinations prevented an estimated 5.3 million influenza illnesses, 2.6 million flu-related medical visits, and 85,000 flu-related hospitalizations during the 2016-2017 flu season.
Read Article | published Oct 2, 2018
You can now support the Mahaska Hospital Foundation as you shop on Amazon Prime! Amazon Smile allows you to donate 0.5% of your purchases to the Mahaska Hospital Foundation.
Read Article | published Jul 3, 2018
Americans look forward to Fourth of July celebrations every year. With delicious food, time with family and friends, and the splendor of fireworks to cap off the night, what’s not to like? Unfortunately, too many Americans are injured on or around the 4th of July due to accidents surrounding fireworks use, both illegally and legally.
Read Article | published Jun 28, 2018
Want to run a 5K but don't know where to start? We're here to help!
Read Article | published Jun 22, 2018
Mahaska Health Partnership will once again be offering $20 sports physicals to any student.
Read Article | published Jun 19, 2018
Run in the Sun 2018 is coming up! Register early for a chance to win one of 3 MHP gift baskets! Any person who registers for Run in the Sun by July 1, 2018 could win!
Read Article | published Jun 15, 2018
To Celebrate National Best Friends Day, Mahaska Health Partnership is inviting people to like and tag a friend in a Facebook post for a chance to win two free 60-minute massages with MHP Massage Therapy.
Read Article | published Jun 1, 2018
Approximately 1 in 22 men and 1 in 24 women will be diagnosed with Colorectal Cancer in their lifetime, according to the American Cancer Society. Colorectal Cancer (CRC) is a cancer in the colon or rectum that usually begins as a noncancerous growth called a polyp that can eventually turn cancerous after several years. Luckily, the medical field is now advanced enough to screen for polyps before they become cancerous.
Read Article | published Mar 7, 2018
In response to the widespread level of influenza in our community, the MHP Medical Group is now offering a flu vaccine clinic Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm by registering at door #4 on the MHP campus, until further notice.
Read Article | published Jan 19, 2018