Buffalo Women’s Health Forum is back in 2022

The Buffalo Women’s Health Forum is making a comeback in 2022, starting with “Fuel your food fantasy: Eating for better health,” presented at noon on Thursday, January 20, 2022, by Savanah Jackson, RD, LD, diabetes educator at the Johnson County Healthcare Center. “These forums offer educational information and Q&A that benefit adult women who desire…

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COVID boosters available for 16 and up

Pfizer COVID-19 booster doses are now available for those 16 and older. On Dec. 9, the FDA amended the Emergency Use Authorization for the Pfizer vaccine, authorizing the use of a single booster dose for all individuals 16 and 17 years old after completing the primary series. The booster dose is recommended six months after…

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COVID-19 vaccines available for 5 and up

The Family Medical Center at the Johnson County Healthcare Center is now offering COVID-19 vaccines for children 5 and older. The clinic administers the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine (including first and second doses, as well as boosters) for all who are eligible every Tuesday from 2 to 4 p.m. Call today to get on the schedule.…

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COVID-19 booster clinics

Johnson County Public Health, Johnson County Healthcare Center, Corner Stone Pharmacy and Buffalo Prescription Shop are partnering to offer three COVID-19 vaccine booster clinics in November. The clinics are scheduled for 2 to 6 p.m. on Nov. 5, 12 and 19 at the American Legion in Buffalo. No appointment necessary. The Pfizer and Moderna boosters…

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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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