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We’re Revealing More About Our Upcoming Health Palooza!

By: Jenni DeWitt

Boone County Health Center (BCHC) will host a free Health Palooza June 14th at Albion’s city park as well as the lot behind the Clinic. A free pulled pork sandwich meal will be served along with free kettle corn and popsicles. Free games can be enjoyed from 4 to 8 More…

Join Us for Tai Chi in the Park

By: Jenni DeWitt

Join us for Tai Chi in the park starting June 5th from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. Tai Chi is a gentle exercise that can help your mind relax and your body grow strong. A marital art from China, Tai Chi is often called “meditation in motion.” Breathing is deep and More…

Health Center to Host ‘Thank You’ Event for Communities

By: Jenni DeWitt

On Thursday, June 14th from four to eight p.m., Boone County Health Center (BCHC) will host a Health Palooza to say thank you to patients. A free meal will be served as well as free kettle along with variety of entertaining events such as wheel chair races! “We want to More…

Health Center Receives Outstanding Patient Experience Award

By: Jenni DeWitt

Boone County Health Center (BCHC) has received the Healthgrades Outstanding Patient Experience Award, putting them in the top 15 percent of hospitals in the nation for patient experience. “Everything we do is centered on our patients,” said BCHC President and CEO Tanya Sharp. “We are dedicated to offering personalized, quality More…

Free Speech Language Pathology Consultation

By: Jenni DeWitt

If you answer yes to any of the following questions, contact us for a free Speech Language Pathology Consultation: Is your child struggling in school? Does your child have difficulties following teacher directions? Is your child behind in reading, writing, spelling or other content subjects? Does your child struggle to More…

Health Center Amps Up Security

By: Boone County

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. More…

Safe Sleep Hospital Champion

By: Boone County

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 More…

Mental Health First Aid Training

By: Boone County

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 More…

5 Quick Tips to Help Control Blood Sugars

By: Boone County

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 More…

Dr. Dodds Receives Prestigious Award

By: Boone County

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. More…