Department Directors

Providing Exceptional & Family-Centered Care


Luke Poore

Chief Executive Officer

Gavin Blum

Chief Financial Officer

Kendra Brown                

Chief Nursing Officer

Rebecca Cooke

Chief Operating Officer

Janell Shelton

Director of Primary Care


Monica Johnson        BSN, RN

Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation

Mark Klabunde        PharmD

Director of Pharmacy

Sue Driver, 
MT (ascp)

Director of Laboratory Services

Sarah Halkyard,

Director of Radiological Services

Brittani Hergenreder  RN

Director of Outpatient Services

Ross Oberg

Director of Rehabilitation

Amanda Warburton,

Director of Social Services and Counseling

Kylee Eckhardt            BSN, RN

Director of Surgical Services

Danielle Morgan

Director of Quality & Infection Control


Kris Gillespie

Director of Business Office

Heather Smolik

Director of Health Information Management

Erin Schwenka

Director of Materials Management

Amy Koehn

Director of Dietary Services

Brielle Grams

Human Resources Manager

Becky Seybold

Director of Environmental Services

Lenny Ginder

Director of Maintenance

Upcoming Events

Health Care Insights

Mental Health in Rural Communities

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and Kearney County Health Services’ Senior Life Solutions is spreading awareness of the challenges of receiving mental health access in rural areas. Access While mental illnesses are similar in both rural and urban environments,...

New Outpatient Physical Therapy Department

We are happy to announce in January of 2021 we will be open our new outpatient physical therapy department! We are happy to announce that in January of 2021 we will be opening our new Outpatient Physical Therapy department!Our new outpatient physical therapy...

COVID-19 Vaccinations

COVID-19 Vaccinations Pfizer & Maderna Vaccinations 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 the Maderna...


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Minden, NE 68959

Phone: 308-832-3400


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