Lower Sioux Indian Community
Community Health Care
Lower Sioux Social Services and ICWA Center
39527 Reservation Highway 1, Morton, MN, 56270-1253
Distance: 269 Miles
Offers health care to the Lower Sioux Indian Community.
The Community Health Services Program includes:
* Contract Health Services - coordinating with outside health services
* Community Health Nursing
* Health Promotion
* Diabetes Coordinator - http://lowersiouxhhs.org/community-health/nutrition-services/diabetes
* Dietician Services
* Home monitoring of vital signs
* Wound Care
* Diabetes Care
* Individual plans of care for specific needs
* Monthly health education meetings
* Blood pressure and diabetes screenings are available during regular business hours in their office
* Help members with insurance questions
* Flu immunizations (shots) annually
* Annual Health Fair
* Health management
* Health education
At Home Services
- Friendly visiting
- Personal care/home health
- Native American Community
- Older adults
- Older adults with disabilities
Service is provided in the counties of Redwood and Renville within a 10-mile radius. For some services, must be eligible for Indian Health Service (IHS) service.
Hours: 8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday
Lower Sioux Indian Community
|Main - Tribal Historical Preservation Center||(507) 697-6321|
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
Taxonomy Terms Used: Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.
JP-6600Public Health Nursing Definition
Programs that protect and improve the health of the community through the use of public health nurses whose services are available through departments of public health, schools and voluntary agencies, typically in connection with medical programs supervised by physicians. Activities may include home visits to provide nursing under medical supervision for acutely ill patients and people who are chronically ill; outreach to populations who may not seek out health care through a traditional medical facility; support for physicians in public health clinics and disease detection programs; first aid and screening programs for school children; nutrition counseling; family planning information and a wide range of health education and prevention programs for the community at large which deal with personal health practices that can help to prevent illness.
LF-4900.1700Diabetes Screening Definition
Programs that administer tests which determine whether an individual has diabetes, a disorder in which the pancreas produces too little insulin with the result that the body in unable to adequately metabolize sugar.
LH-2700.2500General Health Education Programs Definition
Programs that provide information that helps the public make choices which promote personal health, prevent illness and disability, take advantage of opportunities for early detection, and support their ability to deal effectively with health problems when they arise. General health education programs provide information about a wide variety of health related topics rather than specializing in a particular area.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YH-6000.6000Native American Community Definition
Individuals whose ethnic background and ancestry are that of the tribal, aboriginal peoples who originated in what is now the United States. Included are Native Americans who are living on or off reservations in rural and urban areas.
YW-8500Tribal Reservation Residents Definition
Individuals and families of Native American descent who have needs and interests in common based on living in areas recognized by the federal or a state government as being set aside for the use of Native Americans and governed by Native Americans.