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Online Bill Pay Now Available for Brookings Health System Patients

Brookings Health System has added a new, secure bill pay portal to make it easier and more convenient for patients to pay their bill online. The portal can be found on the health system's website, or at

Brookings Health System Increases Sleep Lab Availability

Brookings Health System has increased capacity at the organization's Sleep Diagnostics Facility from three testing days per week to four testing days per week.

Brookings Health System Raises Awareness During Hospice and Palliative Care Month

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month and Brookings Health System wants the community to know that the organization's hospice program is available to help patients facing terminal illness.

Brookings Health System's Hospice Joins We Honor Veterans Program

Brookings Health System's hospice program recently achieved level one status in the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization's (NHPCO) We Honor Veterans program.

Brookings Health System to Celebrate Role of Imaging in Health Care

Brookings Health System will recognize the significant contributions imaging has made to the field of medicine during National Radiologic Technology Week (NRTW), Nov. 6-12.

Brookings Health System's Board of Trustees Selects New CEO

Brookings Health System's Board of Trustees Chairman Rob Jones announces that Jason R. Merkley has been appointed as the organization's new Chief Executive Officer. He will assume his duties Dec. 5.

Health Care Auxiliary Elects New Officers

The Brookings Health System Health Care Auxiliary recently installed officers for the 2011-2012 fiscal year.

Brookings Health System, United Retirement Center and Avera Receive Rural Health IT Grant

Brookings Health System, Avera Medical Group Brookings, and United Retirement Center Avera are one of 40 rural health networks across the nation that will receive a grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The grant provides $300,000 for next three years, totaling $900,000.

Brookings Health System Celebrates National Physical Therapy Month

To mark the important role physical therapy plays in maintaining people's health, Brookings Health System and others across the U.S. have joined together to celebrate October as National Physical Therapy Month (NPTM).

Brookings Health System to Hold Five-Week Educational Series, Understanding Grief

Brookings Health System will hold a five-week educational series, Understanding Grief, led by Mavis Gehant, social worker. Classes will be held on Thursday evenings at Brookings Health System from Oct. 20 to Nov. 17, 6:30 - 8 p.m.