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John Edward Harter Nursing Center

The facility is staffed with licensed nurses 24 hour per day and all residents are under the care of a physician medical director. Residents have access to numerous recreational and rehabilitative activities led by a staff of certified nursing assistants, activities professionals and numerous volunteers and community groups. Social Services personnel attend to the residents social and welfare needs.
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Important Announcements

Posted March 20, 2020

Beginning Friday at 5pm Allendale County Hospital will have a single point of entry into the facility. Everyone entering must come in through the Emergency Room entrance. We will have an additional registration desk and staff person there to process patients as efficiently as possible. Thank you for your patience and understanding!

Posted March 13, 2020

Beginning Friday, March 13, 2020 at 2pm, Allendale County Hospital will be screening all patients and visitors that enter the hospital. In addition, we will be implementing some temporary changes to the visitation policy and limiting access to certain entrances.

The following changes will be effective Friday, March 13, 2020 at 2pm:

If you have flu-like symptoms we ask that you not visit patients. Children under 15 years of age will not be allowed to visit and we are limiting the number of visitors to two per patient.

The cafeteria will be closed to the public until further notice. The rear entrance by the cafeteria will be closed and not accessible for any reason.

The front entrance will be open Monday - Friday from 7:00AM - 5:00PM. After 5:00PM, all patients and visitors should enter the facility through the Emergency Room main doors.

The Emergency Department entrance will remain open and accessible at all times.

We apologize for the inconvenience and hope you understand our need to protect our staff, our patients, and our community.