When our patients walk through the door, we know it can feel a little scary. Even with the signs, it can be hard to know which way to go. So we are grateful for our volunteers who greet patients and their families with a smile. “We let patients know if they need to check in … More Volunteers Make It Work
Maria Kinney and Deanna Kruse have become Certified Lactation Counselors (CLCs). Maria is the obstetrics (OB) supervisor and Deanna is a night nurse. Their CLC training involved an intense, five-day course in Greeley, Colorado packed with great breastfeeding facts. It was followed by a certification exam. “We are so excited to pass our CLC exam, … More Help for Moms Who Breastfeed
Our Oncologist Dr. Cary Peterson and his wife Lisa donated $5,000 to the Boone County Health Center Foundation in memory of long-time oncology nurse Marilyn Nissen. The money has been used to start the Marilyn Nissen Nursing Scholarship for students from the area who are interested in pursuing a career in nursing. “Marilyn performed an … More New Nursing Scholarship to Honor Marilyn Nissen
We’re hosting a free soup and sandwich luncheon Friday, December 1st during the Boone County Big Give! It will be held in the Kvam Room between noon and 1 p.m. with a short program starting around 12:30 p.m. You’ll get to see a demonstration of the Premature Anne manikin that will be purchased with Big Give … More You’re Invited to Our Free Event!
By Brenda Machmueller, RHIT, CPC Boone County Health Center understands quality healthcare goes beyond the cost. In today’s world, however, patients shop around to make sure they are getting not only the best care but the best price. But comparing quotes from different healthcare facilities can be confusing. Some hospitals include costs and charges in … More Let’s Talk Cost
We have great news! The State Offices of Rural Health (SORH) has recognized us as a 2017 National Rural Health Day “Community Star.” “Rural health care is vital, because it gives patients access to the care they need close to home,” our Chief Executive Officer Tanya Sharp said. “Our dedicated staff works hard each day … More
Our new Newman Grove Medical Clinic is well under way! “We’re very pleased with the progress we’ve seen so far,” said CEO Tanya Sharp. “The building is being constructed offsite and delivered to Newman Grove to minimize the effect weather plays on our timeline.” Underground plumbing and electrical work are complete as well as the … More Clinic Construction Check-Up