Clinic Hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 12 and 1:30 - 5 p.m. ___Saturday Urgent Care: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Monday Evening Urgent Care: 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Health, Wellness and Patient Information
What You Need to Know About Zika Virus
Are your pregnant or trying to become pregnant? Zika virus can be passed from a pregnant woman to her fetus. Infection during pregnancy can cause certain birth defects. Please click here to see the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) special precautions on how to protect yourself from Zika virus.
In addition, the CDC has updated the guidance for pregnant women and women and men of reproductive age for Zika virus infection related to the ongoing investigation of local mosquito-borne Zika virus transmission in Miami-Dade County, Florida. Click here for additional information.
Share Your Experience
Did you know Sleepy Eye Medical Center has a team dedicated to improving the quality of care we provide to our patients and community? To share your own experience, please fill out a comment card the next time you are in or call our Quality Improvement Team at 507-794-8459.
If you were randomly selected to receive a mailed survey, please consider filling it out and returning it to SEMC. We appreciate your feedback!
News, Events and Information
Santa's Workshop, A Holiday Event at SEMC
Santa's Workshop, a holiday event at SEMC, will take place from 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 6 in the Lower Level of SEMC. This free, family-friendly event is open to the public.
Families will enjoy a variety of holiday festivities, including a visit from Santa, his elves and live reindeer; holiday crafts; gingerbread cookie decorating; making holiday cards for patients and more.
In addition, this event is an opportunity to give back to the local community. Participants are invited to bring new or gently used hats, mittens and gloves to Santa's Workshop. Donated items will be given to schools in the Sleepy Eye, Morgan and Comfrey areas. Donations may also be dropped off at Sleepy Eye, Morgan and Comfrey Clinic prior to the event.
Protect Yourself and Your Loved Ones this Flu Season
Getting a flu shot is one of the most effective ways to avoid getting the flu and spreading it to others. Everyone 6 months of age and older should get the flu vaccine every year.
Annual flu vaccinations are available at all SEMC locations. To schedule an appointment to receive your flu shot, please call 507-794-3691. For additional information about the influenza virus or vaccine, visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website.
New Breastfeeding Support Group at SEMC
SEMC now offers a breastfeeding support group for pregnant women and mothers who are interested in learning more about breastfeeding. This free support group, facilitated by SEMC's Certified Lactation Counselor, Chiloe Kottke, RN, meets from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on the First Tuesday of every month in the Union Room at SEMC.
During these gatherings, women have the opportunity to share experiences, hear from professionals, support one another and gain knowledge about breastfeeding. Participants are encourged to bring their nursing child with them.
Breastfeeding Support Group Information