Groos Hired as Environmental Services Director

  • June 14, 2021
Environmental Services Director Lyle Groos
Environmental Services Director Lyle Groos

Lyle Groos was recently hired as the new environmental services director at Brookings Health System.

In this role, Groos will oversee day-to-day operations of the maintenance, housekeeping and laundry departments within the health system, including supervising staff, providing organization and managing finances. He is also responsible for the overall environmental safety of the health system.

Groos has six years of healthcare facilities management experience, most recently serving as the facilities manager at Good Samaritan Society Nursing Home in Windom, MN. He also previously worked for Brookings Health System in the maintenance department. Groos attended Western Dakota Tech in Rapid City and has several years of trade experience, including running his own construction companies.

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About Brookings Health System

Brookings Health System, located in Brookings, South Dakota, includes a 49-bed hospital, the 79-bed The Neighborhoods at Brookview nursing home, Brookhaven Estates senior living apartments, Yorkshire Eye Clinic & Optical, and medical clinics in Arlington, White and Volga, South Dakota. It is a non-profit, city-owned facility that offers the community a full range of inpatient, outpatient, emergency and extended care services. Brookings Hospital provides local access to doctors in Brookings and offers robotic da Vinci surgery and Mako robotic-arm assisted procedures, making it one of the premier rural community hospitals in South Dakota. For more information about the services offered at Brookings Health System, please call (605) 696-9000 or visit us on the Web at