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COVID-19 Information on Health Care Services, Visitor Policy, and Class Cancellations


In order to protect the safety of hospitalized patients by limiting exposure to respiratory illnesses, including COVID-19, UnityPoint Health hospitals including Grundy County Memorial Hospital have a "No Visitors" policy in effect.  
  • Special circumstances will apply to our patients who are receiving hospice care, for emergency department patients, and for other patients in need of a support person for the duration of their care. 
  • Children under the age of 18 are asked not to visit.  
  • If you're arriving for Outpatient services such as lab, radiology, or specialty clinic, PLEASE USE ENTRANCE #1 on the south side of the hospital. This includes people arriving to UnityPoint Clinic - Grundy Center Family Medicine. Entrance #2 is now closed. 
  • All patients and visitors will be screened at entry to ensure you are free of fever or respiratory symptoms. 


The following services have been suspended until the transmission of COVID-19 is no longer a threat to our patients, visitors, and communities:
  • Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Non-emergency Radiology & Imaging screening exams such as 3D mammography and Dexascan
  • Sleep Studies
  • Pulmonary Function tests
  • Surgery and digestive health procedures are being rescheduled to a later date.
  • Lab Wellness Draws

Services that are reduced:  

  • Laboratory Services are available without an appointment, Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., (note new hours -  Saturday morning outpatient lab visits are not offered at this time)
  • Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy is available on a limited basis. 
  • Specialty Clinic -  The following providers are suspending services for the next few weeks:
  • Audiology Clinic has been cancelled through the end of April. Phone 800-728-4327 if you need to speak with an audiologist.
  • Dermatology Clinic is cancelled through April 10.
  • Orthopedic Clinic will be open for emergency, post-surgical, and fracture care. 
     IF YOU have an appointment with a visiting specialist, please contact your provider's office for details concerning your scheduled appointment.  
    Please phone 319-824-5081 for any scheduling questions regarding hospital services. 
  • UnityPoint Clinic - Grundy Center Family Medicine:  Saturday clinic hours are suspended for the present time, and temporary weekday hours are 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Essential services:
Services that a primary care or specialty care provider deems essential, such as Laboratory testing and diagnostic radiology & imaging exams such as MRI, CT, x ray, and ultrasound will be provided as scheduled.  Lab and Radiology services are available Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Use Entrance # 3 to enter the hospital.


  • Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation sessions are suspended until further notice
  • Diabetes Education and Nutrition services are suspended
  • Healthy Lifestyle Challenge classes are suspended
  • Diabetes Prevention Program is suspended
  • Just What the Dr. Ordered/ March 23 at Trunck's Foods, Reinbeck is cancelled
  • Walk with a Doc/April 1 downtown Grundy Center is cancelled
  • Cardiac Support Group/April 6 is cancelled
  • CPR/First Aid on April 25 is cancelled

These steps are being taken as the hospital and all of UnityPoint Health join Iowans in preparing prepare for a potential outbreak of COVID-19 (coronavirus). We are committed to conserving resources, protecting the health of our patients and our workforce, and caring for our community through this pandemic.