Kearney County Health Services Insights

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Suicide and mental health prevalence

Suicide and mental health prevalence

This the first of two blogs addressing suicide and mental health. The seriousness is often not felt in a community unless someone close has attempted suicide or deals with suicidal thoughts. There...

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Why Childhood Immunizations Are Important

Why Childhood Immunizations Are Important

The idea of becoming a parent for the first time or again can be overwhelming in itself. Handling vaccination schedules often becomes a catalyst for more distress. It doesn’t need to be. Many...

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What is COVID-19 and how to reduce risk

What is COVID-19 and how to reduce risk

What are Coronaviruses Coronaviruses are a large group of viruses. Scientists have discovered and categorized hundreds of different coronaviruses. The “corona” (like a crown) name comes from their...

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COVID-19 Update

What we are doing to fight COVID-19 We are working closely with authorities like law enforcement, EMS, and schools to minimize impact of covid-19. Modified testing because of the number of positive...

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Fighting COVID-19

We come to you today with concerns about our increasing rates of COVID-19 infections. We are reaching to you to ask for your help in slowing the spread of COVID-19. All of us must work together in...

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Pfizer and Maderna Vaccine

Pfizer vaccine needs to be kept at extremely cold temperatures, -70 to –80 degrees. The Pfizer vaccine is two doses that need to be administered 21 days (about 3 weeks) apart. KCHS will be receiving...

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Mental Health: Suicide Prevention Month

Mental Health: Suicide Prevention Month

September is Suicide Awareness and Prevention Month. It is essential to know that suicide is a leading cause of death in the United States. The effects of suicide reach far beyond the act itself....

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Upcoming Events

Wed 06

Dr. Pankratz Obstetrics/ Gynecology Clinic

July 6 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu 07

Dr. Schopp Orthopedic Clinic

July 7 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fri 08

Dr. Cade Craig Colonoscopies

July 8 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Health Care Insights

Holiday Food and Diet

The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is something that is easy to get swept up into. Here are some helpful reminders when it comes to what you’re eating this holiday season.Never go to a party hungry It is easy to hang around the food table while talking with...

Dr. Schopp’s Orthopedics

Dr. Schopp is a Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon and can help with a wide range of orthopedic issues. He specializes in helping patients in rural communities. Helping people get back to their daily actives quickly is his specialty. Dr. Schopp has been practicing...

Alzheimer’s Awareness

Alzheimer’s is the most common cause of dementia. Dementia is a broad word used to categorize memory loss as well as other thought-based tasks. These cognitive hindrances are serious enough to challenge people with typical, daily tasks. Of all the types of dementia,...

Contact

Address: 727 East 1st Street
Minden, NE 68959

Phone: 308-832-3400

Email: info@kchs.org

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