While first-time parents Saydi and Nolan Helget of Sleepy Eye knew they were expecting a little boy, they had no idea he would be the first baby born at Sleepy Eye Medical Center in 2021. Otto Scott Helget entered the world at 12:10 a.m. on January 7, weighing 6 pounds, 11 ounces and measuring 20 […]
Initial doses of the COVID-19 vaccine are being distributed to Sleepy Eye Medical Center staff this week. Some of the first to receive the vaccine include SEMC providers and hospital and clinic nurses. “We will vaccinate additional employees in the coming weeks as shipments arrive,” said Kevin Sellheim, SEMC Administrator. “There are limited doses in […]
Beginning the week of December 21, Sleepy Eye Medical Center will perform COVID-19 tests in a new annex laboratory building, located on the north side of the facility, near the Elm Street emergency entrance to the parking lot. The annex, built by Stimpert Homes, will serve as a warm, comfortable testing location during the winter […]
Sleepy Eye Medical Center will be holding a Community Flu Vaccine Clinic at the Sleepy Eye Event Center on Monday, December 14. Hours will be from 4:30pm to 7:30pm. Appointments are required. Please call 507-794-3691 to schedule an appointment.
No Visitors Permitted. For the safety of staff and patients, SEMC has implemented a no visitor policy as of November 9, 2020. Compassionate exceptions will be granted based on a case-by-case basis, including births and end-of-life care, following a screening process. *No visitors under the age of 18 will be allowed. Thank you for your […]
Sponsored by Sleepy Eye Medical Center Location: Sleepy Eye Event Center 110 12th Ave NE Sleepy Eye, MN 56085 Friday, November 13, 2020 8:00am – 2:00pm Please call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit Redcrossblood.org and enter: Sleepy Eye to schedule an appointment.
Sleepy Eye Medical Center will offer a virtual prenatal class for expecting parents on Tuesday, September 15. The class will be led by SEMC staff but take place from 5-9 p.m. in the comfort of the participant’s home. Topics covered include: What to expect during pregnancy Fetal growth and development Diet and nutrition Serious symptoms […]
Sleepy Eye Medical Center will resume Saturday morning urgent care hours, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., beginning September 12. As with all current appointments, urgent care patients will be screened at the front door. SEMC’s screening process includes a temperature reading, along with a number of health and exposure-related questions. Please bring and wear a […]
The best way to prevent seasonal flu is to get the flu vaccine. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, everyone 6 months of age and older should get a flu vaccine every year. It’s especially important for high risk persons, including young children, pregnant women, people with chronic conditions and those 65 […]
The Sleepy Eye Healthcare Foundation recently received a $25,000 donation from Tammy Kieper of Springfield, MN. Kieper was recently impressed with the care her mother, Darlene Dorow, received through Sleepy Eye Medical Center’s swing bed program following a hip replacement surgery. “It just seems like home here in Sleepy Eye. We’ve received more personal care […]