News & Events

2024 Founder's Golf Outing

Mark your calendar for the 2024 HCMH Foundation Founder's Golf Outing taking place Friday, June 14th at the Humboldt Country Club. There are options for teams of four to either do 9-hole or 18-hole Best Shot (with 8" cups). You will be able to select your preferred tee-time, get a free "to-go" style meal you can take with you on the golf course, option to purchase Mulligans (4 for $40), win hole prizes, putting contest and more!

Humboldt County Public Health and the Humboldt County Memorial Hospital Encourages People to Support Children’s Mental Health during Child Abuse Prevention Month

Humboldt County Public Health, HCMH and Prevent Child Abuse Iowa are joining communities across the state this month in celebrating the importance of social connections and working to strengthen social-wellbeing during Child Abuse Prevention Month in April.

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International Play Therapy Week, Feb. 4-10

Licensed mental health professionals throughout the United States are reminding the public of the value of play, Play Therapy, and Registered Play Therapists during International Play Therapy Week, February 4-10, 2024. Originally launched in 2014 as National Play Therapy Week, the Association for Play Therapy (APT) broadened the scope of this very important week by taking it internationally in 2023!

A Fun Night Out With A Cause: HCMH Foundation Founder's Event

Join the HCMH Foundation for their 20th Annual Founder's Event taking place at the Humboldt County Fairgrounds on January 20th. For $60 you can get a fun night out including, dinner, a cash bar and dueling pianos!

Humboldt County Memorial Hospital Now Offers Avel eCare Emergency Services

Open 24/7, the Humboldt County Memorial Hospital ER is equipped to handle any patient that comes through the door. However, access to a second set of eyes and ears can be beneficial in critical cases. This is why HCMH has entered into a partnership with Avel eCare--a telemedicine provider that supports hospitals around the country--to receive virtual Emergency services.


Humboldt County Memorial Hospital has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2023 honor by The Iowa Top Workplaces.

Victor Bycroft Recognized With The “Outstanding Leadership Award” At The Health 2.0 Conference, Summer Edition, USA 2023

Victor Bycroft was honored with the “Outstanding Leadership Award” for his extraordinary achievements in the healthcare field at the Summer Edition of the Health 2.0 Conference, held at the Caesars Forum, Las Vegas, USA from July 10–12, 2023.

Humboldt County Memorial Hospital receives Tele-Emergency funding

Humboldt, IA -- In a medical emergency, a quick response from board-certified emergency physicians and critical care nurses can mean the difference between life and death. Humboldt County Memorial Hospital will soon have access to these services, thanks to a new tele-emergency program funded through a grant from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust Rural Health Program.

Extraordinary Nurses Recognized at HCMH

Nurses at Humboldt County Memorial Hospital (HCMH) are being honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses ®. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation's mission to recognize the extraordinary, compassionate nursing care they provide patients and families every day.

Humboldt EMS Takes Care to Next Level With Portable EEG Device

Humboldt EMS is one of just three EMS providers in the country who are using the Ceribell, and the only one in Iowa. Nationwide, about 400 hospitals have a Ceribell device, but none are in this area. Humboldt EMS and the hospital are part of a pilot study on the use of the Ceribell through the University of New Mexico.

Therapy & Counseling Expansion

Therapy & Counseling Expansion

Help Us Create a Forever Wish - Humboldt County Make-A-Wish

Humboldt County is about to open up an amazing opportunity for the children of Humboldt County. In partnership with Make-A-Wish Iowa, Humboldt Community Foundation and HCMH, we are on a mission to raise $300,000, one time, to guarantee forever, one wish per year for a Humboldt County child. Truly a one-time donation that lasts a lifetime and makes a less fortunate child's dream come true.

2022 Founder's Golf Outing

Join us and 'Drive for a Great Cause'! Friday, June 3, 2022 | Humboldt Country Club All proceeds from this event go towards a new HCMH Foundation Bus!

Humboldt 5K Color Run/Walk

Be bold with color and help us bring Mental Health and Suicide Awareness to Humboldt County.

19th Annual Founder's Event

Join the HCMH Foundation on Saturday, January 15th for the 19th Annual Founder's Event featuring SongBlast - Dueling Musical Entertainment! All proceeds go towards a NEW HCMH Foundation Bus.

HCMH named a 2021 Top Workplace in Iowa Top Workplaces

We have something exciting to share - Humboldt County Memorial Hospital has been named a Top Workplace in Iowa Top Workplaces! The list was announced yesterday, Sunday, September 12th in a special section of The Des Moines Register.

Humboldt County Iowa COVID-19 Vaccine

Up-to-date information about the COVID-19 Vaccine in Humboldt County.

Humboldt County Memorial Hospital Emergency Preparedness & Response Building

Humboldt County Memorial Hospital Emergency Preparedness & Response Building Construction Updates

Hy-Capacity PPE Efforts

Hy-Capacity has stepped up to help the Humboldt County Memorial Hospital in its fight against COVID-19 by making needed masks and gowns for our healthcare heroes on the frontlines.