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Fort Thompson Service Unit

Fort Thompson Health Center

Fort Thompson IHS Health Center

1323 BIA Route 4
PO Box 200
Fort Thompson, South Dakota
Phone: 605-245-1500
FAX: 605-245-2384

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About the facility:

The Fort Thompson IHS Health Center is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Care, Inc. (AAAHC). We also participate in several initiatives including Improving Patient Care (IPC), Health Home Initiative, Special Diabetes Program and Community Directed Grant.

Leadership:

Chief Executive Officer – Melita Rank (605) 245-1549
Supervisory Nurse Specialist – Sherry Lulf (605) 245-1502
Administrative Officer – Lovetta Fallis (605) 245-1507
Clinical Director – Dr. Nathan (605) 245-1567
Director of Nursing – Lona Longbrake (605) 245-1524
Compliance Officer – Mahra Strand (605) 245-1503

Hours of Operation:

Facility Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm (Daily)
Wednesday Patient care begins 10am to 4:30pm

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Monday – Thursday 7am – 8:30pm
Friday 7am – 6pm
Saturday 10am-3pm

Fort Thompson Health Center

How to connect with our Facility:

Auto Attendant, 605-245-1500:
Dial 1 - Patient Registration
Dial 2 – Pharmacy
Dial 3 – Dental
Dial 4 – Appointment Desk
Dial 5 – Behavioral Health
Dial 6 – Optometry
Dial 0 – Operator

Important to listen to the auto attendant prompts to quickly meet your needs.

Services:

  • Behavioral Health – including Substance Abuse Prevention
  • Community Health Representatives
  • Dental
  • Diabetes Care
  • Special Diabetes Program for Indians (SDPI)
  • Health Promotion/Disease Prevention
  • Immunization Program
  • Laboratory
  • Men’s Health
  • Nursing
  • Optometry
  • Pharmacy
  • Primary Care
  • Public Health Nursing
  • Radiology
  • Specialty Clinics (OB/GYN, Podiatry, Mammography, Telehealth)
  • Telehealth
  • Well Child Care
  • Women's Health