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JC Hospital Board Meeting
AGENDA Review and approve the prior month’s Board meeting minutes 0:00Chief of Staff Report 0:30Leadership Reports 3:55CEO Report 13:20Approval of Credentialing 39:40JCHC Financial Performance 44:05Review FY2024 Preliminary Budgeta. Approval of AHCC price increaseb. Approval of FY2024 mill levy requestExecutive SessionAdjournRead More
‘Hear It Right’. Hearing Health Matters. May 2023
Hearing is a topic that’s often misunderstood and underestimated, yet plays a vital role in our lives every single day. It’s an important subject that affects so many people, yet it’s not talked about nearly enough. Many of us take our hearing…Read More
Soft or Smart? Drug Court with County Attorney Tucker Ruby. May 2023
Johnson County has had a ‘Drug Court’ program for over 20 years and has received increased funding this year. Is this approach that tries to tackle the underlying issues beneath addiction a reasonable alternative to incarceration? Johnson County…Read More
Parent Liaison in Elementary School. What’s the Point? May 2023
Delve into the role of the Parent Liaison at JCDS#1 with Kristyn Alger, the dedicated Parent Liaison, who sheds light on her work and its purpose. Often misunderstood, the Parent Liaison program at JCDS#1 is not solely designed for families…Read More
Caregivers Need Care Too. May 2023
Caregiving can be a challenging journey, filled with physical and emotional demands. Recognizing the need for a safe space where caregivers can find solace and support, the Buffalo Senior Center is launching this confidential support group. It’s an opportunity for…Read More
Hike for Hope. Taking Strides for Suicide Prevention. May 2-23
Take strides to support suicide prevention. Suicide has touched many many people in Johnson County. Hike for Hope is a great time to come together for show it is an issue that you care about about build connections with…Read More
Amy Holt Nursing Home Reduces Capacity. May 8 2023
Staff shortages have forced Amy Holt Nursing Home to close 11 of its 44 beds. The situation has far-reaching implications for both patients and their families, as well as the financial stability of JCHC. Compounding the issue, JCHC is also…Read More
Rely on Medicaid? Changes Ahead. May 2023
Medicaid is changing its enrollment requirements. Thousands of Wyomingites stand to lose their Medicaid health insurance coverage if they don’t actively re-enroll each year. Find out who is at risk and how to keep your coverage with Erik Saulness of…Read More
Buffalo EMS Interview. April 2023
Ambulance services play a critical role in ensuring the health and safety of the community. As such, it is important to examine various aspects of their operations. With a new 4 year contract for services in Buffalo with Buffalo EMS…Read More
JC Hospital Board Meeting. April 26, 2023
AGENDA Review and approve the prior month’s Board meeting minutes 0:00Chief of Staff Report 0:40Leadership Reports 5:40CEO Report 18:30Approval of Credentialing 29:40JCHC Financial Performance 41:00Executive Session 53:35AdjournRead More