Brookings Health Gift Shop Now Open

Posted: 10/9/2017

Brookings Health System’s new gift shop is now open on the first floor of the renovated hospital. The store offers a variety of merchandise that customers may purchase at the store or over-the-phone to deliver to a patient room.Brookings Health System’s new gift shop is now open on the first floor of the renovated hospital to offer visitors a convenient way to purchase a get well present for a loved one.

“We have tried to select a variety of items that appeal to many different tastes,” said Volunteer and Gift Shop Coordinator Lisa Rasmussen. “Each individual is unique, and whether you’re calling in a gift, stopping by on your way to visit a patient, or acknowledging a caregiver, we hope to have that just-right item for you.”

Gift shop merchandise includes home and seasonal décor, women’s apparel, Brookings Health branded merchandise, women’s and men’s accessories, SDSU items, books, cards, candles, balloons, flowers, plush animals, baby items and more.

The new shop is much larger than the previous gift shop location and offers a true store-front feel to customers. It is also open extended hours, from 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 12 to 4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Personnel also now accept orders over-the-phone for patient room delivery. Orders can be placed by calling (605) 696-8860.

Volunteers staff the gift shop. People who would like to volunteer may contact Rasmussen at (605) 696-8023 or lrasmussen@brookingshealth.org.

About Brookings Health System

Brookings Health System, located in Brookings, South Dakota, includes a 49-bed hospital, the 79-bed The Neighborhoods at Brookview nursing home, Brookhaven Estates senior living apartments, Yorkshire Eye Clinic, and medical clinics in Arlington, White and Volga, South Dakota. It is a non-profit, city-owned facility that offers the community a full range of inpatient, outpatient, surgical and extended care services. The emergency room is staffed 24 hours a day and provides around the clock patient needs ranging from minor injuries to life threatening crises. For more information about the services offered at Brookings Health System, please call (605) 696-9000 or visit us on the Web at brookingshealth.org.