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Effective Tuesday, July 5, 2022, asymptomatic patients who are fully vaccinated and have not had an exposure to COVID-19 in the past 10 days will not be tested for COVID-19. This includes planned admissions and transfers of all ages.

Patients who will be tested for COVID-19 include:
  • All patients with symptoms consistent with COVID-19, regardless of vaccination status.
  • All asymptomatic patients who are not fully vaccinated.
  • All asymptomatic fully vaccinated patients who have had an exposure to COVID-19 in the past 10 days.

Welcome to UnityPoint Health – Grinnell Regional Medical Center. We are pleased you have entrusted us with your care. As a patient here, you play an important role in your care. Our physicians and staff will make every effort to keep you informed about your care and ask for your input. Our staff strives to meet your personal needs and to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

Please explore this section of our website to learn general information about your stay, billing information or information on patient safety. If you require additional information, please contact us. Our staff is happy to answer any questions and assist you in any way possible.

Rights and Responsibilities

We consider you and your family to be important members of the health care team. We want you to be active in your care and to speak up whenever you have a question or concern. We understand that hospitalization is often a stressful experience, and we'll do our best to make you as comfortable as possible.