Entries by Lana Likens

Enter the Jefferson Community Health & Life Photo Contest

Help us feature healthy lifestyles, area landscapes and pets or animals FAIRBURY – Jefferson Community Health & Life seeks the help of area amateur photographers to highlight healthy lifestyles, area landscapes, and favorite pets or animals in a photo contest. Photos must be entered by Aug. 14, and the winner in each category will receive […]

Parkinson’s Support Group to Meet July 10

The Parkinson’s Support Group will meet on Monday, July 10, at 10 a.m. in Jefferson Community Health & Life’s Small Conference Room. The program will be a webinar on “Nutrition and Parkinson’s Disease.” The program is a webinar by Heather Zwickey, Ph.D., Dean of Research and Graduate Studies and Professor of Immunology at the National […]

July Health Today Features Vertigo and Dizziness

FAIRBURY – The July Health Today Program will feature vertigo and dizziness, and will discuss treatments that could help. The program will be presented by Justin Schardt PT, DPT, of Jefferson Community Health & Life Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Services. Many people suffer from vertigo or dizziness. Learn what vertigo is, how it is different […]

Registration Forms Now Available for Progressive Ag Safety Day

Safety Day Is a Fun Learning Event for Kids Entering Kindergarten through Seventh Grade Registration forms are now available for Progressive Agriculture Safety Day set for Thursday, Aug. 3, from 8:15 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Fairbury. This year’s Safety Day is the 20th annual event for the local chapter […]

JCH&L Gardenside Earns 2017 Bronze National Quality Award

Gardenside is Dedicated to Improving the Lives of Residents Through Quality Care FAIRBURY, NE – Jefferson Community Health & Life Gardenside has been recognized as a 2017 recipient of the Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award for its dedication to improving the lives of residents through quality care. The distinction is one of three progressive […]

Blood Drive Set for June 12

FAIRBURY – Giving blood is giving a gift of life. Nebraska Community Bloodbank is Jefferson Community Health & Life’s blood supplier, and the two organizations partner for blood drives in Fairbury to save lives. The next blood drive will be held on Monday, June 12, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Nebraska Community […]

Clinical Care Coordinator Added

Jenn Mau RN MSN Brings 13 Years of Healthcare Experience FAIRBURY – Jenn Mau RN will be the new Clinical Care Coordinator at Jefferson Community Health & Life, starting May 22. In her new position, Mau will work with teams of providers to coordinate services and help patients who deal with chronic conditions.  She will […]

Celebrate Senior Health and Fitness Day

Sterling Connection offers program FAIRBURY – Celebrate Senior Health and Fitness Day at Jefferson Community Health & Life Burkley Fitness Center on Wednesday, May 31. The event, sponsored by JCH&L Sterling Connection includes “Live Your Life, Not Your Age,” by JoAnne Lamb of Empowering Lives NOW!, and opportunities to try Senior Yoga and Armchair Aerobics. […]

May Health Today Features Skin Cancer Prevention and Detection

FAIRBURY – The May Health Today Program will feature skin cancer prevention and detection by Dr. Craig Shumard, Jefferson Community Health & Life family medicine physician. Dr. Shumard will share information on different types of skin cancer, detection and prevention. May is Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month. The session will be held at 12:20 […]

JCH&L Gardenside to Celebrate Nursing Home Week

May 14-20 to Celebrate the Spirit of America FAIRBURY – Jefferson Community Health & Life Gardenside will celebrate Nursing Home Week May 14-20 with a variety of special activities and programs to help residents recognize the Spirit of America. The public is invited to join Gardenside residents and staff for a special presentation on World […]