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COVID-19 Monoclonal Infusion

COVID-19 Monoclonal Infusions

Dr. Vidor COVID-19 Vaccine Video

Please take a few minutes and watch Dr. Vidor’s briefing of COVID-19 in the Cook and surrounding area and information on the vaccine. Dr. Vidor COVID-19 Vaccine – YouTube

COVID Booster

At this time, we will only be offering boosters to our employees. We suggest contacting Scenic Rivers Clinic or Bois Forte Clinic to make appointments for boosters.

Community Needs Assessment Survey Raffle Winners

The winning raffle numbers from the Rural Health Center for the Community Survey are – Ticket #770424 Ticket #770211 Ticket #770637 Ticket #770536 Ticket #778090 Ticket #770397 Please contact the hospital receptionist (218-666-5945) at the front desk to claim your $50 gift card to Zup’s.  Please bring your ticket with you when claim your gift…

Certified Lymphedema Therapist

Cook Hospital is pleased to announce that Amy Rice, OTR/L-CLT, has successfully completed a continuing education course and received her certification as a Certified Lymphedema Therapist (CLT) through Klose Training.  Lymphedema is an abnormal accumulation of protein-rich fluid that causes inflammation and fibroses tissue of the affected area (Klose Training, 2018). Lymphedema can be categorized…

Community Needs Assessment

Health Care is a Local Affair Cook Hospital is making health care a local affair by participating in the Community Health Needs Assessment process. This process includes various community engagement activities which includes Focus Groups and Key Stakeholder Interviews as well as a mailed survey sent to a random sample of homes in the hospital’s…

Healthy Times – June 2021

In this Issue: Emergency Room Infusion Therapy Swing Beds Adult Day Services Click on the link to preview – Healthy Times

COVID Vaccine

Bois Forte is now offering the Pfizer vaccine, they are vaccinating on Mondays and Tuesdays in Nett Lake, and Thursdays and Fridays in Vermilion.  If you or anyone you know is interested in the Pfizer vaccine (approved for ages 12 and up), please contact Bois Forte directly:   Nett Lake:  218-757-3650 Vermilion:  218-753-2182

Community Vaccine Clinic at AEOA

Community Vaccine Clinic at AEOA Where: 702 South 3rd Ave West, Virginia MN Time: Tuesday June 15th 11am-3pm  Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines will be available  Johnson & Johnson (1 dose) and Moderna (2 dose) is for anyone 18+ vaccine. Moderna 2nd dose will be scheduled in 4 weeks Pfizer is for anyone…


Scenic Rivers -Cook Drive up testing by appt only Call 9AM-4PM, M-F 218-361-3219   Bois Forte Medical Clinic-Tower 218-753-2182 Essentia Health Virginia   Walgreens-Mt Iron 218-741-2421   No cost saliva testing at home for all Minnesotans   Duluth* Saliva Testing *NOTE: Testing at the Duluth site is closed Sunday and Monday, 5/30-5/31. …