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Dr. Nephi Jones and Dr. Ryan Prusa

A Promising Solution for Foot & Ankle Conditions

Fall 2022

Painful foot and ankle conditions impact a person’s way of life. Local podiatrists Dr. Nephi Jones and Dr. Ryan Prusa will collaborate to provide advanced surgical procedures to help patients find relief.

Woman having abdominal pain

Are You at Risk for Gallstones?

Fall 2022

Gallstones affect 10 to 15 percent of the U.S. population. The solid, pebble-like masses do not go away on their own. When they start to hurt or cause symptoms, in 80 percent of cases, it’s time for gallbladder surgery.


What You Need to Know About Monkeypox

Fall 2022

In August the monkeypox outbreak was declared a public health emergency in the U.S. We explain how the virus spreads, symptoms to look out for, and what you should do if you contract the virus.

Father and daughter in ER

Quick & Excellent Emergency Medicine

Summer 2022

Brookings Health System’s ER has the FASTEST throughput time in a 75-mile radius according to the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Nurse with ER patient

Seven Secrets for the Best Emergency Care Experience

Summer 2022

A trip to the emergency department can be stressful. Our seven simple tips can help you stay calm and have the best experience possible at our emergency room.

Brookings Hospital

Delivering Award-Winning Care to Our Community

Summer 2022

Brookings Health has once again been recognized for delivering high-quality care.

Parents with newborn

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.