Help us reduce the burden on Des Moines area hospitals
According to a news release from the Polk County Health Department, the capacity of Polk County hospitals is currently limited because of COVID-19 and staffing shortages.
Read more about the shortage:
If you are in need of medical care, please consider visiting an urgent care center instead of the ER.
Not sure how much care you need? Read this comparison chart: Urgent Care vs ER?