Date: Mon, 2016-01-04
To The Elwood, Johnson Lake and Eustis Communities:Recently we received some letters from some citizens in the area with questions about the clinic Lexington Regional Health Center (LRHC) will be opening in Elwood and questions about care and services available at LRHC. We appreciated people taking time to share their thoughts and concerns with us. I’ll try to address some of the questions that...
Date: Mon, 2015-11-30
Medical Staff – Dr. Francisca Acosta-Carlson, Chief Medical OfficerEverything is going well with our medical staff. We continue to meet monthly for our medical staff meetings and we also have bi-weekly education for the staff.Nursing Report – Nicole Thorell, Chief Nursing OfficerOn November 24, Nicole Thorell and Steph Reutlinger had the opportunity to speak with two groups of Kearney High...
Date: Wed, 2015-11-11
Medical Staff – Dr. Francisca Acosta-Carlson, Chief Medical OfficerThe LRHC medical staff recently adopted a new protocol for sepsis. Tara Lawless, Nurse Practitioner, drafted the protocol and it was presented to the medical staff during our meeting last month and it was approved. This new protocol has been shared with our Emergency Room providers as well.Nursing Report – Nicole Thorell, Chief...
Date: Thu, 2015-11-05
For 36 years, the Nebraska Hospital Association (NHA) has paid tribute to the state’s most compassionate hospital workers with the Caring Kind award. This prestigious award honors outstanding health care employees who have demonstrated compassion for patients, cooperation with co-workers and dedication to excellence in their job responsibilities.Each year, hospitals across Nebraska select one...