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Helping Parents Create and Build Their New Families

Winter 2021

Whether it is their first baby or their fourth, New Beginnings Birth Center’s experienced obstetrics team helps parents through the life-changing moment of labor and delivery.

da Vinci robot

It’s Here! We’ve Added the Latest da Vinci Technology to Perform More Robotic Surgeries

Winter 2021

Brookings Health now has the most advanced robotic-assisted surgical platform, the da Vinci Xi system.

Child receiving a vaccine

The Truth About the COVID-19 Vaccine for Your Child: Quick, Easy & Free

Winter 2021

On Nov. 2 kids ages 5 to 11 officially became eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine at no cost, making regular school days, trips to the Children’s Museum and sleep overs a little more worry free.

nurse caring for patient

THANK-YOU for Supporting Our Team’s Mental Health & Wellbeing

Winter 2021

With the help of our community, Brookings Health System Foundation raised over $11,750 on Nov. 30, the South Dakota Day of Giving, to support mental health and wellbeing resources for our local healthcare workers.

Patient getting a CT scan

Requesting Local Radiology Imaging: A Secret to Easily Save More Time & Money on Your Health Care

Fall 2021

The saying goes your health is an investment, not an expense. While having good health is priceless, managing your health conditions should be easy and convenient.

Sara Marroquin (left) and Nephi Jones (right)

Discover the Two Best New Doctors for People in Brookings Today

Fall 2021

Two new surgeons have joined the active medical staff at Brookings Hospital, Dr. Sara Marroquin, MD, and Dr. Nephi Jones, DPM.

Child receiving a vaccine

Everything You Need to Know About New COVID-19 Vaccines for Your Kids

Fall 2021

As parents, we have the freedom to decide how to best protect our children. When it comes to the new COVID-19 Delta variant, one of the best methods we can choose to protect our kids 12+ years of age is the COVID-19 vaccine.

Sporting Clays Tournament

Our Foundation Thanks the Community for Supporting Local Health Care!

Fall 2021

A total of 28 teams participated in Brookings Health System Foundation‘s twelfth annual Aiming to Inspire Health sporting clays fundraiser on Thursday, Aug. 12 at Medary Creek Hunt Club, rural Aurora, S.D., presented by First Bank & Trust.

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Summer 2021

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Star Ratings: How Local Patients Rate Their Care

Summer 2021

Googling online star ratings for physicians and medical services can be a great way to help find exceptional medical care. However, online sites can have few or no ratings for a provider, leaving it up to a future patient to guess about care quality.