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Doctors give information about the VA skilled nursing facility.

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On January 15, 2019, Dr. Alyse Williams, John Osse, Interim CEO, Mary Litzel, DON, and Brenda Gorm, DON travelled to Cheyenne to present this information to the Committee considering the placement of a long term skilled nursing facility for our Veterans. The following is a letter that was presented by Dr. Williams, which is also…

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Skin to Skin Bonding for Mothers and Babies at JCHC

Skin to Skin Bonding Right after Birth – Best for Mom and Baby Mothers and babies have a physiologic need to be together at the moment of birth and during the hours and days that follow. Keeping mothers and babies together is a safe and healthy birth practice. Evidence supports immediate, uninterrupted skin-to-skin care after…

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Suicide Crisis Resources

Suicide Prevention Resources  If you are in crisis, or you are worried about someone else, help is available right now. Here are some things to keep in mind when talking about or learning about suicide: Use caution when talking about suicide rates. While suicide rates are increasing, there is no epidemic of suicide. We do not want people…

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Same Day Healthcare Available in Johnson County!

Same Day Care is available at the FMC You can get into see a doctor on the same day that you call to seek care for non emergent things.  We have rearranged our scheduling and staffing to accomodate your needs.  Now, you can call at any time of the day, and find a doctor who…

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Quick Tips for Energy

Hey Insider!! Do You Need Energy Quick? Sometimes, a quick cup of coffee is all you need to perk up in the middle of the day.  But, food is also your friend, and you can make it work to your advantage! Do you get in a slump where every day at about the same time,…

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Health Information Overload

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Sept. 2017 Internet Information Overload Figuring out how to tell good internet health information from bad internet health information. We all want to stay on top of the best health news.  We search the internet when our kids or we get sick, we ask friends, and we sometimes seek medical care.  So, where do you…

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Financial Assistance Information

Johnson County Healthcare Center Financial Assistance Policy Plain Language Summary Johnson County Memorial Hospital, a not for profit critical access hospital, and the Family Medical Center, were established to serve the needs of the residents of Johnson County and surrounding areas.  The hospital and clinic are committed to providing medical services to patients regardless of…

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BE PREPARED FOR AN EMERGENCY

Code Red in Johnson County Are you wondering how you might know if there is a natural disaster or emergency situation in Johnson County?  Our county has used the “Code Red” communication system for several years to notify local residents about emergency situations.  You can sign up easily and quickly.  Then you will be notified…

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Adult Vaccination – what is right for you?

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It isn’t just kids who need vaccines.  But, as adults, we forget about getting our annual or other shots.  Vaccines are important part of protecting against serious and sometimes deadly diseases.  Even if you were vaccinated as a kid, some of the vaccine immunity wears off as we age, and we need boosters. According to…

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