Awards & Recognition
UnityPoint Health Earns Chamber's IMPACT Award
UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown was awarded the 2022 Community Impact Award at the Marshalltown Area Chamber of Commerce 124th Annual Banquet.
The honor recognizes the impact UnityPoint Health has had on the community following uncertainty in healthcare in Marshalltown several years ago, to maneuvering through a pandemic, then transitioning to a brand new facility. In the past year, UnityPoint Health has also erected a new urgent care facility and into a remodeled family medicine clinic.
"We were at risk of losing our hospital in our community, and really, the void that was going to create, the sucking sound that that would create in our town would've been tragic," said Chamber President and CEO John Hall. "But then to see the incredible investment that (UnityPoint) has made here in our community is absolutely outstanding."
Pam Delagardelle, President/CEO of UnityPoint Health — Waterloo, accepted the award alongside Jenni Friedly, President of UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown.
"I am so proud of our team by what they've done with this project and the way they're embracing the community. They're so passionate, really, about providing healthcare," she said. "We're looking forward to all the ways we're going to continue to support the Marshalltown community with their healthcare needs." Learn more about our new hospital
Wound Clinic Named West Division Center of the Year
The wound healing center at UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown was been recognized as the West Division Center of the Year for 2021 by Healogics, the nation's largest provider of advanced wound care services.
Along with the National President's Circle Award for Clinical Excellence in Patient Satisfaction and Clinical Outcomes, the wound center received top distinction among all Healogics wound clinics west of the Mississippi River. The only other clinic in the West Division to earn President's Circle status for 2021 was a center in Duluth, Minn. Learn more
UnityPoint Health System Among 150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare
UnityPoint Health is one of the top places to work in healthcare in the United States according to a national healthcare trade publication.
Becker's Hospital Review included UnityPoint Health on its 2022 list of "150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare." The list highlights hospitals, health systems and healthcare companies that promote diversity within the workforce, employee engagement and professional growth. Learn more
Wound Healing Center Recognized for Highest Comprehensive Heal Rate
The Wound Healing Center in Marshalltown won an award from Healogics for Highest Comprehensive Heal Rate in 2020. The award was the result of a 97% heal rate. It's the first time this award has been given, and Marshalltown was the first clinic in the Healogics system to receive it.
Wound Healing Center Wins Healogics' Presidents Circle Award
The UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown Wound Healing Center was again recognized with a President's Circle Award for clinical excellence in 2020 by Healogics, the nation's largest provider of advanced wound care services. The Marshalltown center was one of just three centers in the Western Zone to receive the recognition, joining clinics in Oregon and California. Marshalltown's center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes, including patient satisfaction higher than 92 percent and a wound healing rate of at least 92 percent of less than 28 median days. Marshalltown's wound center has won the Presidents Circle Award in 2017, 2019 and 2020, while also receiving the Center of Excellence Award the past five years.
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.