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Big Give Event at Hwy 14 Brewery

By: Aprill Murphy

ALBION, Nebraska (November 21, 2022) – Boone County Health Center (BCHC) Foundation hosts Friends of the Foundation Day during the Boone County Big Give. Stop by Hwy 14 Brewery and enjoy popcorn and a brewed beer. Friends of the Foundation Day is open to the public and held to raise More…

Hospital Receives 20K from CL Werner Foundation

By: Aprill Murphy

ALBION, Nebraska (November 14, 2022) – Boone County Health Center (BCHC) recently received $20,000 in grant funding from the CL Werner Foundation toward the new ambulance garage. BCHC is raising funds to build a 50 ft x 60 ft steel building to house the Boone County ambulance. A portion of More…

New Phone Directory at BCHC

By: Aprill Murphy

ALBION, Nebraska (November 14, 2022) – Boone County Health Center (BCHC) will implement a new phone answering system beginning December 1. Patients will be presented with a short directory when calling the hospital or emergency room at 402-395-2191 or the Boone County Medical Clinic at 402-395-5013. As always, in the More…

Bittner Grandchildren Donate In Memory of Grandmother

By: Aprill Murphy

ALBION, Nebraska (November 7, 2022) – Boone County Health Center (BCHC) Foundation receives a surprise sign for the new ambulance garage. The sign, gifted by the grandchildren of Keith and the late Mary Bittner, is a way to remember their grandma. Pictured is Keith and Mary’s son Brandon, his wife More…

Foundation Partners with Imagination Library

By: Aprill Murphy

Children Ages 0-5 get book per month, at no cost to families ALBION, Nebraska (October 12, 2022) – Boone County Health Center (BCHC) Foundation announces the Dolly Parton Imagination Library (DPIL) launch. Each month, the Imagination Library will provide an age-appropriate book for each registered child in the Health Center’s More…

Bomgaars Ladies Night

By: Aprill Murphy

October 17th, 2022 It’s once again time to start planning Bomgaars Ladies Night for the Albion Bomgaars Store! A night of Festive Fun & Fall Shopping! For the past six years, Bomgaars has held a Ladies Night in the Fall / Winter. During this one evening, 5% of the total More…

Aging Healthy

By: Boone County

by Lynette Kramer, MD September is Healthy Aging(R) Month. A time to focus on your health and take precautions to help face the challenges that come with aging. You may be asking yourself what exactly is “healthy aging”? Simply stated, it is making lifestyle improvements to keep yourself physically and More…

New ENT Specialist at BCHC

By: Aprill Murphy

ALBION, Nebraska (September 2, 2022) – Boone County Health Center (BCHC) welcomes Dr. Lauren Jazwick, Otolaryngologist, as our specialty clinic’s new Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) doctor. Dr. Jazwick comes from Columbus Community Hospital and will replace our current ENT, Dr. Nila Novotny as she retires. Dr. Jazwick received her More…

New Surgical Table for Hip Replacement Patients

By: Aprill Murphy

ALBION, Nebraska (August 29, 2022) – Boone County Health Center (BCHC) in Albion recently purchased the Hana® Orthopedic Surgery Table –a state-of-the-art specialized surgical table designed for hip arthroplasty and arthroscopy. This table allows for an anterior approach to hip surgery replacement. This technique minimizes the pain and time from surgery More…

Boone County Health Center in Albion, Nebraska earned an elite 5-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

BCHC Receives Double National Honor

By: Aprill Murphy

ALBION, Nebraska (August 3, 2022) –For the second time in three years, Boone County Health Center, Albion, has received an elite five-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). BCHC was one of only seven Nebraska hospitals to receive this honor. In addition, BCHC was notified it More…