Cancer care now at Sibley Medical Center

Waconia, Minn. (Sept. 16, 2013)—To meet the health care needs of area residents, Sibley Medical Center and Ridgeview Medical Center are pleased to announce Dr. Birendra Kumar’s return to Sibley Medical Center, where he provides hematology and oncology care and oversees chemotherapy and infusion therapy services. Dr. Kumar practiced at Sibley Medical Center in Arlington, Minn., from 1996 to … [Read more...]

SMC Releases 2013 Community Health Needs Assessment

Sibley Medical Center Releases 2013 Community Health Needs Assessment Use the link below to download a copy of Sibley Medical Center's Community Health Needs Assessment … [Read more...]

Thank You to Winthrop Community

  Sibley Medical Center  Sends A Big Thanks To  Our Patients and  Community Members    Thank you to everyone who supported and attended our Tacos in the Park event August 22nd.   A special thanks for your donations Dairy Queen Guidepoint Pharmacy Hahn Dining & Lounge Sisters Coffee House Uncle Charlie’s Flowers … [Read more...]

Sibley Medical Center – Flu Vaccine Clinics and Health Fairs

  Sibley Medical Center 2013 Flu Clinic and HealthFair   Services Offered Are: Seasonal Influenza Shot, Nasal Flu Mist Spray, Basic Skin Assessment, Blood Pressure Check, and Finger Stick Glucose Check Winthrop City Hall Tuesday September 17th 9 am-5 pm  Arlington Community Center Thursday September 19th 9 am-7 pm   Henderson Road House Tuesday September … [Read more...]

Sibley Medical Center Opens Pain Management Clinic and Welcomes New Pain Management Physician

Opening this July, Sibley Medical Center is opening a new Pain Management Center! SMC is privileged and excited to announce the arrival of a new physician to the team, Dr. J. Richard Waggoner III. Dr. Waggoner is a board certified Anesthesiologist who has received training in Pain Management at Mayo Clinic. He is an Associate Professor in Pain Medicine. Dr. Waggoner has joined the SMC team and … [Read more...]

Sibley Medical Center to affiliate with Ridgeview

6/6/2013 By Kurt Menk Editor Arlington Enterprise The Arlington City Council, during its regular meeting on Monday night, June 3, unanimously adopted a resolution to accept a terms sheet related to an affiliation agreement between the Sibley Medical Center and the Ridgeview Medical Center. The resolution also authorizes  the development of an affiliation/lease agreement based on the … [Read more...]

Henderson Open House

Please come and meet our Sibley Medical Center Henderson Clinic Staff and see what our home town clinic can offer you! We provide accessible, patient-centered care in a compassionate environment; and empower individuals, families and communities to make healthy choices.Please stop in and meet our healthcare team and enjoy refreshments and healthy snacks, and a free blood pressure … [Read more...]

Senior Health Day – Winthrop

Get the best information: Please join us for a presentation and information session on osteoporosis. Jeannine will answer any questions you may have and will talk about prevention, treatment, and living with osteoporosis.  Services offered: For those who are interested, Jeannine will be offering ear irrigation and toenail trimming after her presentation on … [Read more...]

Why Do I Keep Getting Heartburn?

Get the best information. Please join us for a presentation, information and refreshments on heartburn and acid reflux. Sibley Medical Center’s general surgeon, Dr. Robbins, will speak on the prevention, treatments and new technology related to these conditions. When: Thursday June 20th at 6:00 p.m.                                          Where: Arlington Clinic lobby   … [Read more...]

Blue Cross reimbursement change will plunge rural hospitals into the red

Patient access to care in jeopardy St. Paul, MN – The Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) is opposing a payment change plan by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (BCBS) scheduled to take effect May 1 that will slash payments to hospitals and have a particularly devastating effect on rural health care. MHA President and CEO Lawrence Massa described the payment change as converting BCBS … [Read more...]