Entries by Lana Likens

Mobile Screening Services to be Offered

Mobile Screening Services from Bryan Health will be offered at Jefferson Community Health & Life on Nov. 2 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The screenings are available on a private-pay basis only. Several types of screening are available. Atrial fibrillation screening is available for all ages. Atrial fibrillation is the most common heart arrhythmia, […]

Lab Pricing Made Consistent Between Health Center, Clinic

Lab pricing was made consistent between Jefferson Community Health & Life health center and clinic services on Oct. 1. “Because we are all one organization, having different lab prices for the clinic and the health center was confusing, and was a potential compliance concern,” said Chance Klasek, JCH&L CFO. “For compliance, consistency, and less confusion, […]

New Lab Service to be Available Soon

Discounted lab testing at the patient’s request will be available soon at Jefferson Community Health and Life. Beginning Wednesday, Oct. 20, area residents will be able to schedule their own lab without a physician’s order for a variety of commonly requests lab screenings. These screenings are private pay only, we will not bill insurance. A […]

JCH&L Recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness Month

During October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Jefferson Community Health & Life encourages women to follow their doctors’ recommendations for breast cancer screening. Regular mammograms are just one way for women to take care of themselves – but it is an important part of breast health. In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, every woman who […]

Influenza Vaccinations Available Soon at JCH&L

Influenza vaccinations will be available at special clinics Oct. 21 and 22 at Jefferson Community Health & Life. The CDC recommends influenza vaccinations for everyone 6 months and older. Influenza vaccinations are especially important during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. October is the optimal time to receive your vaccination. Special influenza vaccination clinics will be offered […]

Martial Arts Classes Return to JCH&L Burkley Fitness Center

Jefferson Community Health & Life Burkley Fitness Center will once again be offering martial arts classes.  Students will learn self-defense, balance, flexibility, self- confidence and much more. The instructor for this class is Mr. Neil Stroklund with Fairbury Family Martial Arts.  He has more than 20 years of experience teaching martial arts. Initially, there will […]

JCH&L Alerts Community to Scam Phone Calls

Jefferson Community Health & Life staff were notified this week of three community members receiving scam phone calls regarding Medicare from caller IDs that identified JCH&L and other area hospitals. “Medicare will never call you and ask you to give your Medicare ID number or other personal health information, and area hospitals won’t either. JCH&L […]

Nebraska Community Bloodbank Visits Oct. 4

FAIRBURY –The next Nebraska Community Bloodbank blood drive will be held on Monday, Oct. 4, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the mobile unit in the parking lot of JCH&L Fairbury Clinic, 825 22nd St. All types are needed. Giving blood is giving a gift of life. Nebraska Community Bloodbank is Jefferson Community Health […]

JCH&L Women’s Health Day Scheduled for Oct. 5

Wellness Experience Offers Women a Convenient Way to Take Control of Their Health In just about three hours women from Jefferson County and beyond can complete their annual health checks and receive a well-deserved indulgence at the same time. Women’s Health Day is a complete wellness experience designed to make women’s health easy. Jefferson Community […]

Kline Honored as MGMA Extraordinary Leader

JCH&L CEO Burke Kline, DHA, CHFP, FACHE, has been named as one of the recipients of the Medical Group Management Association’s Extraordinary Leaders. Dr. Kline and a number of other recipients are being recognized as the MGMA seeks to recognize those who have solved difficult problems, conquered challenging situations, inspired others in times of uncertainty, […]