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.

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Meet one of our Promise Babies : Katherine!

WELCOME Katherine Grace

Katherine is the daughter of Olga & Dave Sturzenbecher 
of Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Here are her stats! 

• Born: December 25, 2019 at 5:05am
• Weight: 9 lbs
• Length: 23 in

Certified nurse midwife Kari Ney of Promise Community Health Center of Sioux Center, IA, provided the prenatal care for the family throughout the pregnancy and attended the home birth. Also Kelsie Thomas (doula) assisted in the delivery!

Katherine was welcomed into the family by her big brother Alexander and her grandparents Yelena Balashova and Don and Eileen Sturzenbecher. 

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 For more tips and advice on various topics from Promise's midwifery team and baby announcements, visit