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July 17, 2019
Marty is pictured with her husband, Dan. “You need to come and visit Gothenburg Health. The newly constructed facility is awesome,” said Marty Wright, a patient at Gothenburg Health. Marty recently had a total knee replacement completed in-house with orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Scott Lukens. The ability to stay so close to home for a significant outpatient procedure was the primary reason Marty chose Gothenburg Health. Marty feels very strongly that she did not compromise her outcome in the slightest by staying local for the procedure. Working as a nurse for many years, Marty has a special...Read more
July 11, 2019
Jackie Erb, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) and Gothenburg native, recently returned to Gothenburg Health after working at Children’s Hospital in Omaha. Jackie joins CRNA, Drew Rubalcava who has practiced at Gothenburg Health since June 2018. The following is a reflection from Jackie’s time at Children’s and her decision to return to Gothenburg. The following was originally published to Facebook on May 30, 2019 by Jackie Erb: Today was my last day at Children’s as a CRNA. It has been a year full of amazing experiences and great learning opportunities for my career in anesthesia...Read more
June 14, 2019
Amber Lubben, RN-BSN, Chief Nursing Officer at Gothenburg Health, recently had the opportunity to speak at the annual Nebraska Healthcare Quality Forum held in La Vista. Amber is the current president of the Nebraska Association for Healthcare Quality, Risk & Safety (NAHQRS), and was invited to introduce one of the forum’s keynote speakers and provide an update about NAHQRS. We're grateful for Amber's passion to improve healthcare quality!Read more
May 31, 2019
Last week, Clinical Pharmacist, Niki Salomon, PharmD RP, and Aaron Salomon, PA-C provided a very engaging and informational Lunch and Learn focused on Osteoporosis. Aaron shared risk factors for Osteoporosis as well as ways to reduce and prevent bone loss. Niki provided a plethora of information about conventional therapies, basic pharmacology, and common misconceptions concerning Osteoporosis medications. We appreciate all the community members who took the time to attend this important event. We periodically host informational Lunch and Learns. We encourage those interested in future free...Read more
May 13, 2019
Gothenburg, Nebraska – Gothenburg Health is pleased to announce a partnership with Senior Life Solutions. Senior Life Solutions will be located in Gothenburg Health located at 910 20th Street, Gothenburg, Nebraska. Cassie Hilbers, RN-BSN, Senior Life Solution Program Director Aging brings many joys – more time with family and freedom in retirement – but our older years can also bring difficult life transitions including the loss of loved ones and stresses of age-related health concerns. Gothenburg Health’s Senior Life Solutions is an intensive outpatient group therapy program designed to meet...Read more
April 24, 2019
Alone, On Their Back, In a Crib - Helping Babies Sleep Safely Gothenburg Health Achieves Safe Sleep Champion Status as Part of DHHS Initiative From 2012 to 2013, there were 45 sudden unexpected infant deaths in Nebraska . The deaths occurred in 16 different counties, covering both urban and rural areas. At least 35 occurred in an unsafe sleep environment. The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) worked with the Nebraska Hospital Association, the Nebraska Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, and the Nebraska Perinatal Quality Improvement Collaborative to launch the...Read more
April 8, 2019
General Surgeon, Dr. Brady O'Hare, recently provided valuable Colorectal Cancer education during a free lunch & learn at Gothenburg Health. Dr. O'Hare provided education on the following topics: How common is colorectal cancer? What is colorectal cancer? What causes it? What are the risk factors? Can colorectal cancer be prevented? Tests to find colorectal cancer early What you can do More information Check out the full presentation: Colorectal Cancer-Preventable, Treatable, Curable. Call the clinic today to schedule your next wellness exam to ensure you're taking the steps necessary to...Read more
April 2, 2019
Local Physician, Carol Shackleton, MD, Receives Honorary Degree from the American Academy of Family Physicians LA VISTA, NE—Carol L. Shackleton, MD, FAAFP , a family physician at Gothenburg Health has achieved the Degree of Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), the national medical association representing over 131,000 family physicians, residents, and medical students. Established in 1971, the AAFP Degree of Fellow recognizes family physicians who have distinguished themselves through service to family medicine and ongoing professional development. This year’s...Read more
January 16, 2019
Gothenburg Health is proud to share that Gothenburg Health employee, Khelsey Rubenthaler recently received her Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) certificate.Read more

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