Sioux Center, Iowa — A federal grant will help assure the future of a northwest Iowa health clinic. A grant of almost 600-thousand dollars is being awarded to the Greater Sioux Community Health Center in Sioux Center. Center executive director Nancy Dykstra says the grant from the U-S Department of Health and Human Services was badly needed.[audio:http://www.kiwaradio.com/files/mksc1.mp3|titles=mksc1]
She says the center has seen quick growth in its patient numbers.[audio:http://www.kiwaradio.com/files/mksc2.mp3|titles=mksc2]
Dykstra says the center serves a growing population in the area.[audio:http://www.kiwaradio.com/files/mksc3.mp3|titles=mksc3]
Dykstra says the grant will renew each year and will also allow them to add dental and other services.
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