Buena Vista Regional Medical Center


Buena Vista Regional Medical Center is a Joint Commission accredited facility with a 60 year history of improving the health of the people and communities it serves. BVRMC has over 400 employees and is a 25 bed critical access facility with a 10 bed geriatric behavioral health unit offering a wide range of medical, surgical and specialty services. BVRMC has an annual expense budget of more than $40 million. A new addition opened in 2016 and houses a new lab, business office, medical/surgical floor, OB, and ER. 


Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award 2015

The Des Moines Register Top Workplaces 2016 

7 employees recognized as an Iowa Hospital Association "Hospital Hero" since 2007

24 nurses recognized since 2006 as one of the 100 Great Iowa Nurses, an annual award to 100 nurses in Iowa.  

Area Attractions

The facility is located in Storm Lake, a community of 12,000 in northwest Iowa. Storm Lake enjoys a 3,200 acre lake surrounded by many public parks, a private and a public golf course, modern campgrounds and a bike/hike trail. A highly acclaimed public school system, two private K-12 schools, a community college, and Buena Vista University are all a valuable part of this ever-growing community. Storm Lake also has a thriving arts community, unique shops, fine cuisine, and King's Pointe Waterpark Resort, part of a $30 million  dollar city recreation project.  Check it all out at http://www.visitstormlake.com/