Dr. Meis will provide pediatric medicine services for the region Marty Guthmiller, CEO of Orange City Area Health System, announced the signing of Megan Meis, DO, who will serve alongside the health system’s family medicine team as its first staff Pediatrician. Dr. Meis, a native of LeMars, Iowa, will join the health system in the Fall of 2019. She is currently a pediatric resident at USD Sanford School of Medicine. Dr. Meis earned her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Des Moines University, and her Bachelor of Science degree in Nutritional Science from Iowa State University. “We believe Dr. Meis will be a terrific addition to our provider community,” reported Guthmiller. “As our first-ever full-time pediatrician we look forward to expanding health services to children in our area.” “As a northwest Iowa native, I’m looking forward to joining the Orange City Area Health System team,” commented Dr. Meis. “I am passionate about preventative medicine and feel privileged to be able to play a part in the care and future outcomes of children.” Dr. Meis joins Orange City Area Health System’s team of family medicine providers, surgeons, radiologists, physical therapists, and patient care staff that serve the region in four medical clinics, hospital, and birth center. “Dr. Meis’ passion for children makes her a great fit for us and we are confident her patients and families will feel the same very soon,” added Guthmiller.