Greene County Medical Center Announces Back to School Clinics


Greene County Medical Center Announces Back to School Clinics

(Jefferson, IA) – Back to School season is right around the corner and this year, Greene County Medical Center is offering a variety of Back to School services and Clinics to encourage parents and guardians to get their students’ Back to School appointments completed early.

Greene County Family Medicine Clinic Free Sports Physicals

-       July 27th from 7am – 9am in the Greene County Family Medicine Clinic

-       August 3rd from 3pm – 6pm in the Greene County Family Medicine Clinic

No insurance is needed, no appointment is needed, but please have parental consent and bring your sports form. Public Health immunizations will also be available these days. Other Back to School appointments with your primary providers can be scheduled by calling 515-386-0500. We have same-day appointments available as well.

Public Health Evening Clinics

-       July 20th from 4pm – 6:15pm at Public Health

-       August 17th from 4pm – 6:15pm at Public Health

Public Health will offer evening clinics by appointment, that will have Lead/Hemoglobin screenings, Dental screenings, and vaccinations available. Public Health will also have information regarding backpacks. Public Health will also continue to provide immunization clinics on Wednesdays by appointment only. Call 515-386-3228 to schedule or for more information.

Greene County Medical Center is proud to be Always Here, Always Caring, with Back to School quickly approaching and we have a full range of Back to School services, such as;

Family Medicine Clinic, call 515-386-0500 to schedule.

-       Offering a variety of Family Medicine and Back to School services from general pediatrics, adolescent medicine, dermatology, sports physicals, preventative care including routine physicals and annual exams, immunizations, and more. Call to make an appointment with one of our 6 skilled providers, Dr. Fagg, Dr. Connolly, Diana Smith, ARNP, Sara Fleecs, ARNP, Mary Pedersen, ARNP, Julie Nielsen, ARNP.

Behavioral Health, call 515-386-0500 to schedule.

-       Our team of Behavioral Health providers, offers services including counseling, mental health evaluations, diagnosis, evaluation and assessment, plan of care, treatment development, medication management, and more. Our Board-Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners, Heather Wilson and Christie Burnell and our Licensed Master of Social Work, Bonnie Riphagen, are here to help you get well and stay well.

Specialty Clinic, call 515-386-2488 for more information.

-       Greene County Medical Center Specialty Clinic and our visiting specialists are here on a variety of days each month to give you the care you deserve close to home. Our visiting specialty clinics include;

o   Audiology with Dr. Courtney Thayer. Dr. Thayer is here every other Monday offering Audiology services. Call 515-386-2488 to schedule.

o   Dermatology with Savannah Rife, ARNP. Savannah is here on the first and third Tuesdays each month providing Dermatology services. Call 515-965-6839 to schedule.

o   Orthodontics with Dr. Andrew Shelly, Call 515-573-8351 for availability and to schedule.

o   Orthopedics with Dr. Jeffery Wahl. Dr. Wahl is here every Thursday providing Orthopedic services, call 515-386-2488 to schedule.

21st Century Rehabilitation at Greene County Medical Center, call 515-386-4284 for more information or to schedule.

-       21st Century Rehabilitation at Greene County Medical Center offers FREE sports injury assessments for athletes in grades 7-12 year-round. You can call 21st Century Rehab at Greene County Medical Center and schedule a visit with one of our physical therapists.

-       21st Century Rehab is also available on the sidelines at all home Varsity athletic events, all Varsity and JV football games and home middle school football and wrestling events.

-       The 21st Century Rehab Athletic Trainer is available one day a week during the school year in the high school training room to see athletes with injuries, and also upon request by a coach.

Greene County Public Health, call 515-386-3228 to schedule.

-       Public Health offers a variety of services to get you ready for Back to School season, including programs like Child Health Services, Healthy Opportunities for Parents to Experience Success (HOPES) Program, Maternal Child Health program, and Immunization Clinics.

-       Immunization Clinics are offered Wednesdays 8am – 4:30pm, weekly. Evening clinics are held on the Third Wednesday of each month from 4pm – 6:15pm, you can also schedule on other days by appointment only.


For more information about our Back to School Services call 515-386-2114 or visit our Back to School page at 


Greene County Medical Center - Always Here, Always Caring