Entries by Lana Likens

Kline Named to ACHE Editorial Board

JCH&L CEO Burke Kline, DHA, CHFP, FACHE, has been named to the American College of Healthcare Executives Editorial Board. As a member of the ACHE Editorial Board, he is one of 30 board members appointed by the Board of Governors. Each member of the Board of Governors appoints one member. He will serve a three-year […]

JCH&L Speech Therapist Stresses Early Intervention During Better Hearing & Speech Month

Families Should Seek Help Immediately If a Child Shows Signs of a Speech or Language Delay or Disorder With speech and language disorders among the most common conditions that young children experience, Jefferson Community Health & Life speech-language pathologist Amanda Carlson, M.S. CCC-SLP, is encouraging parents and caregivers to learn the signs of communication disorders—and […]

JCH&L Women’s Health Day Scheduled for June 2

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 […]

Nebraska Community Bloodbank Visits June 14

FAIRBURY –The next Nebraska Community Bloodbank blood drive will be held on Monday, June 14, from 9 a.m. to 2  p.m. in the mobile unit in the parking lot of JCH&L Fairbury Clinic, 825 22nd St. Everyone who gives blood has a chance to win a VIP package at the College World Series. All types […]

Grant Project Allows Upgrade of IN2L at Gardenside

A grant project recently updated the It’s Never Too Late computer system for Jefferson Community Health & Life Gardenside, giving more options to residents for activities and contact with their families. JCH&L Gardenside worked with the Diller Community Foundation to apply for the “Connecting Elders with Family” grant through the Nebraska Community Foundation. The grant […]

Shadduck Earns Rural Clinic Professional Certification

Kim Shadduck has earned the Rural Health Clinic Professional certification. Shadduck completed the National Association of Rural Health Clinic Academy’s Rural Health Clinic Professional online course and passed the examination. Shadduck has been with the Fairbury Clinic for three years, and has recently been promoted to JCH&L Business Office manager. She was previously a biller […]

Gardenside, Cedarwood Update Visitation Guidelines

While news reports are that restrictions on visitation for residents living in nursing home and assisted livings have been lessened, many precautions remain in place. Gardenside and Cedarwood have updated visitation guidelines to reflect current federal guidelines. Visitation restrictions are based on the vaccination rate of residents and tenants, as well as our county transmission […]

JCH&L Offers Next Session of Smart Moves

Lifestyle change program helps participants learn to live healthy FAIRBURY — The next session of a successful lifestyle change program will be offered beginning in May at Jefferson Community Health & Life in Fairbury. The year-long program is designed for those who are at risk for diabetes and want to change their lifestyle to avoid […]

Kline Earns Designation as Certified Healthcare Financial Professional

Burke Kline, DHA, CHFP, FACHE, has earned designation as a Certified Healthcare Financial Professional (CHFP®) from the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA.) To be awarded the CHFP distinction, applicants must be an HFMA member and have completed HFMA’s Business of Health Cares® and HFMA’s Operational Excellence programs. Dr. Kline earned this certification by demonstrating a […]

Kline Advances to Fellow in ACHE

Burke Kline, DHA, FACHE, chief executive officer at Jefferson Community Health & Life, has advanced to become a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives. An advance to the Fellow designation is a reflection of service to the healthcare industry, healthcare management experience, completion of at least 36 continuing education hours in healthcare management […]