Awards & Recognition
UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown Area Paramedic Service Receives 2018 Career Service of the Year Award
The Iowa Emergency Medical Services Association (IEMSA) awarded UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown Area Paramedic Service the 2018 Career Service of the Year award. IEMSA leadership selected UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown based on providing 911 coverage and evacuation of the hospital the night of July 19 Marshalltown tornado. Several members of the EMS team worked long, overnight hours and didn't leave the main office to ensure the community was well covered during and after the disaster.
UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown Area Paramedic Service is the sole 911 paramedic ambulance service in Marshall County and averages just under 6,000 calls per year. Their territory includes all of Marshall County and portions of Jasper and Grundy counties.
UnityPoint Health - Marshalltown's CME Program Receives Accreditation with Commendation
The Iowa Medical Society (IMS) is pleased to announce that UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown has received Accreditation with Commendation, the highest level of continuing medical education (CME) accreditation awarded to providers. IMS accredited CME providers are required to meet 15 criteria set forth by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.
UnityPoint Health - Marshalltown joins Iowa Health – Des Moines and Jennie Edmundson Hospital in Council Bluffs as providers that have been granted Accreditation with Commendation by IMS.