By Rita Liss Billing is often the elephant in the room when it comes to healthcare. The last thing you want to worry about when you don’t feel good is money. We understand and want to help in any way we can. So here are answers to the three most common questions our patients ask … More Your Billing Questions, Answered
We are pleased to announce Amy Olnes will be joining our medical staff as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) following her graduation from the University of Nebraska Medical Center this May. Amy has been a registered nurse (RN) at the Health Center since 2013. As an FNP, she will be able to do exams, diagnose … More New Provider!
As the nation heals from recent shootings, Boone County Health Center (BCHC) is making an extra effort to keep patients and staff safe. Security cameras, funded in part by a grant from the Wesley and Irene Mansfield Charitable Foundation, have been placed strategically throughout the building, parking lots and entrances. “We always want our patients … More Health Center Amps Up Security
Boone County Health Center (BCHC) has become a “Safe Sleep Hospital Champion.” This is part of an effort to teach parents about safe sleep so every baby can celebrate their first birthday. “Safe sleep for a newborn means letting them sleep alone, on their back, in a crib,” said Obstetrics (OB) Director Maria Kinney. “A … More Safe Sleep Hospital Champion
On April 17,2018, Region 4 Behavioral Health System will be offering Mental Health First Aid training in Albion, Nebraska from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Kvam Room at Boone County Health Center. This groundbreaking eight-hour training course gives people the tools to identify when someone might be struggling with a mental health or substance … More Mental Health First Aid Training
By: Gayla Oakley, RN When you have diabetes, you may still feel alright on the outside while serious damage is happening on the inside. That’s why you cannot use how you feel as a good measure of how well your diabetes is controlled. What’s happening underneath the surface is what matters. When you eat, your … More 5 Quick Tips to Help Control Blood Sugars
Boone County Health Center (BCHC) Doctor Tami Dodds has received the “Volunteer Clinical Faculty Award” from the University of Nebraska Medical Center’s national honor society Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA). This prestigious award honors a volunteer faculty member who freely gives of their time, skill and experience to teach medical students. Dr. Dodds was nominated for … More Dr. Dodds Receives Prestigious Award