COVID-19 vaccine booster eligibility

The Family Medical Center continues to offer the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine booster and additional doses on Tuesdays by appointment, as well as the Johnson and Johnson vaccine and booster on Wednesdays. To make an appointment, call the clinic at 684-2228.

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JCHC named recipient of Bomgaars Ladies Night shopping event

The Johnson County Healthcare Center is excited to announce that it has been selected as a recipient of Bomgaars’ Ladies Night for Buffalo. For the past five years, Bomgaars has held a Ladies Night in the fall/winter. During this one evening, 5% of the total sales has been donated to cancer centers and hospitals in…

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Ladies Night Out promotes breast health

Free breast cancer screenings, education on financial options provided Dr. Jennifer Rice knows the importance of breast health. That’s why she created and championed, with the help of a team at the Johnson County Healthcare Center, the annual Ladies Night Out event. The event is tailored for the woman who has too much on her…

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AHCC receives new COVID-19 guidelines

The Amie Holt Care Center received some great news! As of September 10, vaccinated long-term care residents do not need to quarantine if a staff member tests positive for COVID-19. To ensure the health of our residents, Amie Holt Care Center will take a conservative approach to the updated guidance from the Centers for Medicare…

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AHCC visitation hours

We are currently in “Outbreak Status” until September 16, 2021, following a staff member testing positive for COVID-19. We have also had a dramatic increase of positive cases in the community, which puts our residents at high risk for contracting COVID-19. We will continue to follow guidance from the CDC and CMS agencies regarding visitation.…

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AHCC visitation moves outdoors

The Amie Holt Care Center is currently in “Outbreak Status” through September 4, 2021, following a staff member testing positive for COVID-19. We have also had a dramatic increase of positive cases in the community, which puts our residents at high risk for contracting COVID-19. We will continue to follow guidance from the CDC and…

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Pfizer COVID vaccine receives full approval

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration gave full approval to the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for those 16 years old and older. “The FDA’s approval of this vaccine is a milestone as we continue to battle the COVID-19 pandemic. While this and other vaccines have met the FDA’s rigorous, scientific standards for emergency use authorization,…

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COVID cases increase, JCHC implements new safety measures

​​Due to an increase in positive COVID-19 cases in Johnson County, the Johnson County Healthcare Center will be implementing additional measures to help prevent further spread. Effective immediately, visitors and patients will be required to wear a mask in all areas of the facility. Non-COVID positive inpatients will be limited to two visitors (no one…

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PreventT2 class scheduled for September

It wasn’t that long ago that Dulce Ruiz had to drag herself around. Walking was difficult. Running was out of the question. She suffered from severe knee and foot pain. She was afraid to make a change because she was afraid of failing. But not anymore. Today, Dulce exercises regularly. She eats healthy foods. She…

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JCHC offering CPR classes

The Johnson County Healthcare Center is now offering CPR classes for members of the public. The classes are offered on the third Thursday of every other month from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. This class is great for daycares, law enforcement officers, babysitters, etc. The AHA does not mandate a minimum age requirement for learning CPR.…

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