Promise Community Health Center prenatal care team

Promise Community Health Center prenatal care team
Promise Community Health Center's midwifery care team consists of (standing) certified nurse midwives Belinda Lassen and Pam Hulstein and their support team, clinical assistant/interpreter Ruth Hernandez and registered nurses Erica Robertson and Kari Ney.

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Meet one of our Promise Babies: Elizabeth!


Elizabeth Joanne, daughter of Jon and Mylidiah Korthuis of Ireton, IA, was born 6:12 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in their home, weighing 7 pounds, 2 ounces, and measuring 19 inches. She has a sister, Jennifer, 18 months. Her grandparents are Harold and Amy Korthuis of Willmar, MN, and John and Joanne Cave of Ireton, IA.

Certified nurse midwife Belinda Lassen of Promise Community Health Center of Sioux Center, IA, provided the prenatal care for the family throughout the pregnancy.

Jon and Mylidiah Korthuis, along with sister Jennifer,
welcomed baby Elizabeth into their family on Tuesday,
Oct. 16. Midwife Belinda Lassen provided prenatal
care for the family throughout the pregnancy.

Elizabeth Joanne

Promise Community Health Center of Sioux Center is the only Federally Qualified Health Center serving the northwest corner of Iowaand beyond. To learn more about Promise's midwifery team and prenatal services, visit www.promisechc.org/services/prenatal.aspx. For more tips and advice on various topics from Promise's midwifery team and baby announcements, visit promisechcmidwives.blogspot.com.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Meet one of our Promise Babies: Brycn!


Brycn Lawrence, son of Alanzo and Bailey Ruble of Sioux Falls, SD, was born 1:23 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, in their home, weighing 7 pounds, 8 ounces, and measuring 22 inches. His grandparents are Kallie and Dave Morrow and April and Victor Nichols of Cherokee, IA.

Certified nurse midwives Pam Hulstein and Belinda Lassen of Promise Community Health Center of Sioux Center, IA, provided the prenatal care for the family throughout the pregnancy.

The family appreciated the care they received and the home birth experience.

"It was everything I imagined and more," Bailey said. "I couldn't have asked for a better pregnancy and birth. We loved both of our midwives!"

Bailey Ruble holds her baby, Brycn. She and her
husband, Alanzo, welcomed baby Brycn into their
family on Tuesday, Oct. 2. He was born in their
home in Sioux Falls, SD.

Brycn Lawrence

Promise Community Health Center of Sioux Center is the only Federally Qualified Health Center serving the far northwest corner of Iowaand beyond. To learn more about Promise's midwifery team and prenatal services, visit www.promisechc.org/services/prenatal.aspx. For more tips and advice on various topics from Promise's midwifery team and baby announcements, visit promisechcmidwives.blogspot.com.


Thursday, September 13, 2018

Meet one of our Promise Babies: Maverick!


Maverick Maas, son of Jason and Amanda Van Otterloo of George, IA, 
was born 2:26 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, in their home, weighing 9 pounds, 6 ounces, and measuring 22 inches. He has a sister, Thea.

Certified nurse midwife Belinda Lassen of Promise Community Health Center of Sioux Center, IA, provided the prenatal care for the family throughout the pregnancy and attended the home birth. Registered nurse Kari Ney also assisted with the birth.

Jason and Amanda Van Otterloo welcomed baby
Maverick into their family on Wednesday, Sept. 5.
He was born in their home in George, IA, with the
assistance of midwife Belinda Lassen of Promise
Community Health Center of Sioux Center, IA.

Maverick Maas

Promise Community Health Center of Sioux Center is the only Federally Qualified Health Center serving the far northwest corner of Iowaand beyond. To learn more about Promise's midwifery team and prenatal services, visit www.promisechc.org/services/prenatal.aspx. For more tips and advice on various topics from Promise's midwifery team and baby announcements, visit promisechcmidwives.blogspot.com.

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Meet one of our Promise Babies: Ezra!


Ezra Jude, son of Ryan and Hannah Bonfiglio of Sioux City, IA, 
was born 4:05 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, in their home, weighing 8 pounds and measuring 22 inches. His grandparents are Colin and Susan Cullen of Stillwater, NJ, and Robert and Dianne Bonfiglio of Bedford, NH.

Certified nurse midwife Belinda Lassen of Promise Community Health Center of Sioux Center, IA, provided the prenatal care for the family throughout the pregnancy and attended the home birth. Registered nurse Erica Robertson also assisted with the birth.


Hannah and Ryan Bonfigio welcomed baby Ezra
into their family on Saturday, Aug. 25. He was
born in their home in Sioux City, IA, with the
assistance of midwife Belinda Lassen of Promise
Community Health Center of Sioux Center.

Ezra Jude

Promise Community Health Center of Sioux Center is the only Federally Qualified Health Center serving the far northwest corner of Iowaand beyond. To learn more about Promise's midwifery team and prenatal services, visit www.promisechc.org/services/prenatal.aspx. For more tips and advice on various topics from Promise's midwifery team and baby announcements, visit promisechcmidwives.blogspot.com.

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Meet one of our Promise Babies: Everett!


Everett Perry, daughter of Seth and Courtney Sandbulte of Boyden, IA, 
was born 4:37 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018, in their home, weighing 6 pounds, 12 ounces, and measuring 22 inches. Her grandparents are Janelle Jansen of Ashton, SD; Wendell and Robin Sandbulte of Hull, IA; and Elson and Deb Schut of Sioux Center, IA.

Certified nurse midwife Belinda Lassen of Promise Community Health Center in Sioux Center, IA, provided the prenatal care for the family throughout the pregnancy and attended the home birth.


"Having a home birth was the greatest, happiest choice we could have made for our family," Courtney said. "We felt so loved and cared for before, during and after we welcomed Everette home. We love you, Promise!"

Courtney and Seth Sandbulte welcomed baby
Everett into their family on Wednesday, Aug. 1.
She was born in their home in Boyden, IA, with the
assistance of midwife Belinda Lassen of Promise
Community Health Center of Sioux Center.
 

Everett Perry

Promise Community Health Center of Sioux Center is the only Federally Qualified Health Center serving the far northwest corner of Iowaand beyond. To learn more about Promise's midwifery team and prenatal services, visit www.promisechc.org/services/prenatal.aspx. For more tips and advice on various topics from Promise's midwifery team and baby announcements, visit promisechcmidwives.blogspot.com.

Friday, June 29, 2018

Meet one of our Promise Babies: Benjamin!


Benjamin Dean, son of Jeremy and Miranda Meek of Orange City, IA, 
was born 2:50 a.m. Thursday, June 21, 2018, in their home, weighing 8 pounds, 14 ounces, and measuring 22 inches. His grandparents are John and Sophia Meek of Hastings, MI, and Randy and Gail Harlow of Sioux Center, IA.

Certified nurse midwife Belinda Lassen of Promise Community Health Center in Sioux Center, IA, provided the prenatal care for the family throughout the pregnancy and attended the home birth. Registered nurse Kari Ney also assisted with the birth.


This was a second generation baby for Lassen. She delivered Benjamin's mom, Miranda, in April 1996.

Jeremy and Miranda Meek welcomed baby Benjamin
into their family on Thursday, June 21. He was born
in their home in Orange City, IA, with the assistance of
Belinda Lassen of Promise Community Health Center.


Benjamin Dean

Certified nurse midwife Belinda Lassen of
Promise Community Health Center joins the
family in the photo. She has attended the
birth of two generations in the family:
the mother, Miranda, and baby Benjamin.



Promise Community Health Center of Sioux Center is the only Federally Qualified Health Center serving the far northwest corner of Iowaand beyond. To learn more about Promise's midwifery team and prenatal services, visit www.promisechc.org/services/prenatal.aspx. For more tips and advice on various topics from Promise's midwifery team and baby announcements, visit promisechcmidwives.blogspot.com.

Monday, June 25, 2018

Meet on our Promise Babies: Diana!


Diana Ella, daughter of John and Amanda Lynch of Marcus, IA, was born 11:38 a.m. Friday, May 25, 2018, weighing 6 pounds, 10 ounces, and measuring 20 1/4 inches. Her grandparents are Dora Lynch of Garden City, KS, and Mike and Pam Hulstein of Sioux Center, IA

Certified nurse midwife Pam Hulstein of Promise Community Health Center in Sioux Center, IA, provided the prenatal care for the family throughout the pregnancy.

Amanda and John Lynch welcomed baby Diana
into their family on Friday, June 15. Diana's
grandmother, Pam Hulstein, a midwife for
Promise Community Health Center, provided
the prenatal care for the family.

Promise Community Health Center of Sioux Center is the only Federally Qualified Health Center serving the northwest corner of Iowaand beyond. To learn more about Promise's midwifery team and prenatal services, visit www.promisechc.org/services/prenatal.aspx. For more tips and advice on various topics from Promise's midwifery team and baby announcements, visit promisechcmidwives.blogspot.com.