Recent News and Events

Here are the most recent news and events for Stevens Community Medical Center.

We offer DOT Exams

Federal guidelines mandate that anyone applying for a CDL must pass a DOT physical exam. Stevens Community Medical center has three certified examiners that offer DOT exams in our Morris or Starbuck locations. 

To make an appointment with Dr. Burke or Steph Knobloch in Morris call 320-589-7600.

To make an appointment with Greg Rapp, PA-C in Starbuck call 320-239-3939.

Courage Cottage Turkey Trot

7th Annual Courage Cottage Turkey Trot is fun for the whole family! A 5K & 2K walk/run is conveniently set for Thanksgiving morning, no excuses, come out for the festivities before the feast!

 Race begins and ends at SCMC on 1st Street.

  2K or 5K  is $30

• Family 2K or 5K is $65 

• Additional T-shirts $12/each


Flu Season is here

Flu Season, Flu Shots, Flu Vaccine

It's flu season, that dreaded time of year. Yearly flu vaccination is the best tool to protect against influenza. Influenza is a serious disease that sickens millions of people each year.  The best way to prevent  the flu is to get a flu shot. 

Walk-ins welcome. Please register at the main entrance or stop in during one of our upcoming flu clinics and we will take care of you. Protect yourself and others by getting the shot.

Upcoming Flu Clinics*

Thursday, November 2, 9 & 16

2017 Fall into Health

Fall into Health

Plans for the 2017 Fall into Health are underway and Stevens Community Medical Center is looking forward to seeing you on Monday, October 23 from 5-8 pm at the Morris Area Elementary School. The event is in its 4th year and really brings to fruition the value of what our community can do together to create a healthy, active and thriving community.

Breastfeeding Essentials

Stevens Community Medical Center is now offering a Breastfeeding Essentials class for expectant parents. This comprehensive 2-3 hour class is instructed by Lactation Educator and Dietitian Alyssa Thooft. 

Topics include:

The importance of breastfeeding

How breastfeeding works

Proper latch and positioning 

Ways to improve success & reach your personal breastfeeding goals

Common concerns 

How to incorporate breastfeeding into your work & social life

Breast pump basics


Providing care to UMM Students

Stevens Community Medical Center is pleased to offer medical care to students through our agreement with the University of Minnesota Morris Health Services. Providers are staffed 5 days a week at Health Services in Gay Hall at the UMM Campus in Morris, MN. 

Dr. Olyn Wernsing, Family Medicine, Dr. Patrick Burke, Family Medicine and Paige Hardy, Midwife (focusing in Women's Healthcare) are the three providers available to UMM students. At SCMC, we care about you and are proud to provide care to our community and students.

We have Glasses for your Classes

It's the Steven's Community Medical Center Eye Clinic Back to School Special! Get ready to go back to school with great savings on kids’ & teens’ frame and lens packages. Our back to school special goes from August 15th thru October 1st. We have a variety of frames to choose from,  there's sure to be something for everyone on your list! Prices start at $187 and package includes: Choice of Kids’ or Teens’ frame and single vision digital impact-resistant lenses with 100% UV protection. 18 and under. Sale good August 15, 2017 through October 1, 2017.

SCMC welcomes two doctors

Stevens Community Medical Center is excited to announce the addition of not just one, but two new doctors. Dr. Jason Hughes, primary care provider focusing on family practice and Dr. Jason Huikko (pronounced Wee-co) also a primary care provider, focusing in family practice with OB.