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Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association Certification Press Release

Chadron Community Hospital Home Health and Hospice Department is excited to announce:

Congratulations to Kendra O’Brien RN, Jennifer Swinney-Ruiz RN, and Ann Dockweiler RN who recently committed to preparation and successful completion of their Hospice & Palliative Care Certification.

Nurses practicing in hospice and palliative care can take pride in their expertise and commitment…


CCH&HS Performance Leadership Award 2021 - Top quartile performance in Quality

Chadron Community Hospital & Health Services

Receives Performance Leadership Award for Quality

Chadron, NE, November 9, 2021 – As part of the 2021 National Rural Health Day celebration, Chadron Community Hospital and Health Services today announced it has been recognized by…


Centers for Medicare and Medicaid has approved our request for an expansion!

CCH-Dialysis is happy to announce that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) has approved our request for an expansion of services as a supplier of renal services in the Medicare program under the End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) regulations.  Our facility is approved for the addition of three hemodialysis stations, including one isolation room.  CCH-Dialysis is now approved for Seven (7) Incenter…


How the COVID Vaccination can affect your mammo

Chadron Community Hospital Radiology Department is constantly evaluating to ensure the best practices are in place to take care of your breast health needs.  The Society of Breast Imaging recently released an advisory statement recommending that, if possible and where it does not delay your care, consider scheduling your screening mammogram BEFORE your first dose of a COVID-19 vaccination or 4 to…


Interim Health Recomendations For Fully Vaccinated People

Fully Vaccinated People Can:

  • Visit with other fully vaccinated people indoors without wearing masks or physical distancing. 
  • Visit with unvaccinated people from a singe household who are at low risk for severe COVID disease indoors without wearing masks or physical distancing.
  • Refrain from quarantine and testing following a know exposure of asymptomatic.

For…


Con Marshall Receives COVID Vaccination - PPHD Press Release

For immediate release

Longtime Chadron resident and local and college sports reported Con Marshall was happy to receive his first COVID shot in early February.

"My wife Peggy and I were able to get our shots at Western Community Health Resources and have had no pain and no problems whatsoever," said…


Dialysis Unit Recieves a Total Performance Score of 100 on Incentive Program

Congratulations to our Dialysis team, Tara Broberg, RN, Dialysis Manager, Kristen Ruiz, RN, Alynn Risseeuw, Social Worker and Brenda Schleicher, CNA on receiving a score of 100 on the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services End State Renal Disease Quality incentive program!  Thank you for all your hard work and dedication in caring for our patients.


NE DHHS & UNMC COVID Facebook Live Events

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COVID Vaccine Science and Facts


No Test Nebraska December 25th or January 1st