Health care is a vital component to enjoying a high quality of life, and Lake View has all of the essentials to meet your health care needs.
Lake View boasts an excellent health care system. Two medical clinics serve the community: UnityPoint, and McCrary-Rost Clinic. Both of these clinics are aligned with regional health care organizations to provide access to specialized care. Lake View also has two dental clinics, Family First Dental and Lake View Family Dental, a vision clinic, Rock Judisch Vision Clinic as well as the Lake View Chiropractic Clinic and Brotherton Family & Sports Chiropractic.
Let's not forget our furry friends. Lake View is also home to Lake View Veterinary Clinic, a vet clinic that specializes in large and small animal care, including equine medicine.
Lake View residents have the choice of many regional hospitals. Two which are located nearby are Loring Hospital in Sac City and Stewart Memorial Community Hospital, located in Lake City.
Located in Sac City just ten mile to the north, is a 25-bed Critical Access Hospital serving the health care needs throughout Sac County and bordering Iowa counties. Loring Hospital offers many types of general and specialty care: Cardiac Rehab, Emergency Services, Family Hospice, Home Health Care, Laboratory, Nursing Services, Pharmacy, Pulmonary Rehab, Outpatient Services, Radiology Services, Physical Therapy and Rehab, Surgical Services and an independent senior living facility. Outpatient specialty clinics include: cardiology, general surgery, nephrology, orthopedics, sports medicine, oncology, podiatry, and urology.
Located in Lake City and serves a six-county region in western Iowa. Located twenty miles to the east, Stewart Memorial is a full-service community hospital providing a wide array of services: Ambulance, Dizziness & Balance, Mammography, Prenatal Classes, Anesthesia, Emergency Room, Nursing Services, Pulmonary Rehab, Bone Densitometry, EMG & Nerve Conduction, Obstetrics and New Born Radiology, Cardiac Rehab, Occupational Health, Respiratory Care, Home Care, Occupational Therapy, Sleep Studies, Chemotherapy, Hospice, Surgery, Labor & Delivery, and Physical Therapy.
Other hospitals are located within 30 miles in Carroll, Ida Grove, and Storm Lake.
Ambulance service is provided through Sac County. Lake View is fortunate to house an ambulance staffed by three full-time EMTs.
Lake View is home to Blackhawk Life Care, a 60-bed nursing home facility. This facility offers excellent long-term care for many elderly residents. They also provide physical, occupational, and speech therapy services. One can expect reliable elder care and a friendly staff at Blackhawk Life Care.