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January 5, 2018
The Pony Express Foundation Announces $55,000 Gift to Build the Gothenburg YMCA Members of the Pony Express Foundation pictured with members of the Gothenburg Health Foundation and fundraising Steering Committee Front (l-r): Kris Loostrom, Lisa Jorgenson, Will Rahjes, Anne Anderson, Karl Randecker, Becky Jobman, Ross Ristine Back (l-r): Joe Libal, Bruce Clymer, Travis Anderson, Mark Peyton, Verlin Janssen The Gothenburg Pony Express Foundation recently donated $55,000 to the Gothenburg Hospital Foundation to be used toward the community YMCA Building. “The Pony Express Foundation really...Read more
November 30, 2017
MICHELLE CHEW, DNP, JOINS TEAM AT GOTHENBURG HEALTH Gothenburg Health is pleased to announce the addition of Michelle Chew, DNP, to our team of Hometown Providers. Michelle will start practicing fulltime on February 1, 2018. Originally from Gothenburg, Michelle graduated from Gothenburg High School in 1985. She went on to get her diploma in nursing from Mary Lanning Memorial Hospital in Hastings and also cheered at Hastings College while in nursing school. After graduating, Michelle moved to Denver and began working at Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Hospital in the ICU. Michelle went on to receive...Read more
November 21, 2017
Dr. Shaw’s Tips for Healthy Eating this Holiday Season Dr. Garrett Shaw is a Family Practice provider at Gothenburg Health. The holiday season is an important time of year to spend with family and friends. For many, it can also be a time for over-eating and weight gain. By focusing on a healthy balance of food, activity, and fun, the holiday's don't have to mean weight gain for you. Here are some simple tips to help you stay healthy this holiday season. Be realistic. Don’t try to lose weight during the holidays, focus on maintaining your current weight instead. Portion control. You can still...Read more
November 21, 2017
1st Saturday of the Month: Childbirth, Newborn Cares, and Lactation Support Group at Gothenburg Health Having a new baby is such a special time in our lives, but it can also be an anxious time. Gothenburg Health would like to come alongside you and help you prepare for this new bundle of joy! Dr. Anna Dalrymple, Ann Scott, APRN, and Jena Ziemba, RN-BSN, are offering classes to support you during this exciting time. Please join us to learn essential tools about the birthing experience and what to expect after you get home with your new little one. Classes are FREE! Please register by calling...Read more
November 14, 2017
National Nurse Practitioner Week 2017 is being celebrated November 12-18. Did you know that nurse practitioners offer 234,000 solutions to strengthening health care for America? NPs are the health care providers of choice for millions of Americans each year, thanks to the high-quality, patient-centered primary, acute and specialty care they provide. NPs order, perform and interpret diagnostic tests and can prescribe medication and other treatments. Learn more about NPs and the services they provide at http://aanp.org. Gothenburg Health is thankful to have nurse practitioner, Ann Scott,...Read more
October 12, 2017
Gothenburg Health is so thankful for our two PAs, Aaron Salomon and Natalie Waskowiak . Aaron and Natalie do an exceptional job of providing high-quality patient care to our community. What is #PAweek? Each year from October 6-12, we celebrate National PA Week, which recognizes the PA profession and its contributions to the nation’s health. This week is also an opportunity to raise awareness and visibility of the profession. Before it was a weeklong event, National PA Day was first celebrated on October 6, 1987, in honor of the 20th anniversary of the first graduating class of PAs from the...Read more
October 11, 2017
Black Hills Corporation (BHC), parent company of Black Hills Energy, recently granted $25,000 to the Gothenburg YMCA project through their foundation. The mission of Black Hills Corporation Foundation states that our future depends on healthy, vibrant communities and opportunities for our friends and neighbors to fulfill their potential. To that end, they make donations for civic, cultural, social and charitable purposes. “We are so grateful for the support of local partners like Black Hills,” stated Becky Jobman, Gothenburg Health Foundation Director, “this financial contribution clearly...Read more
September 13, 2017
Jim and Sharri Baldonado are holding the check with employee, Janet Haas in the center. In the background are Home Agency employees, Gothenburg Hospital Foundation members and Senator Matt Williams. Gothenburg, Nebraska, September 13, 2017 – Home Agency owners, Jim and Sharri Baldonado, announced that their family along with The Home Agency are donating $100,000 to the Gothenburg Health Foundation to build the Gothenburg YMCA. “The Baldonado family along with the Home Agency is known for their philanthropic culture in Gothenburg and nearby communities,” states Becky Jobman, Gothenburg Health...Read more
September 7, 2017
Don't let the flu get you down, come to either the Gothenburg or Brady clinic to get your flu shot this year! Offering the quadrivalent flu vaccine to protect against 4 different flu viruses; 2 influenza A viruses and 2 influenza B viruses. Flu vaccine available for patients ages 6 months & older. *Cash, check or debit/credit cards accepted for discounted rate of $25, receipts available. Regular Medicare accepted. Commercial insurance can be filed at regular rate. No appointment needed, walk-in during normal hours. Gothenburg Brady (308) 537-4066 (308) 584-3770 Mon-Fri: Mon & Thur:...Read more
August 29, 2017
Gothenburg Health is excited to welcome Natalie Waskowiak, PA-C, to our Family Practice providers. Natalie grew up in Merna, Nebraska and has lived in Gothenburg for the past 18 years. She received her Bachelors degree in Biology from Hastings College and went on to receive her Master’s degree in the Physician Assistant Program at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Natalie is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA). When asked why she chose Gothenburg Health, Natalie explained that the progressiveness of the hospital and ability to...Read more

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