5/20/21: Update on Masking and Screening

We have recently fielded a lot of questions from the public on FCH’s policies on screening and masking upon entry into our facility. We want to clarify that although the CDC recently revised their recommendations to relax requirements on masking and social distancing on fully vaccinated people, they clearly stated that this relaxation does not … Read more

Visitor Guidelines: Updated 04/22/2021

As we respond to the unique needs of our community related to COVID-19, we continue to monitor the need for pandemic-related visitor restrictions and limitations for our hospital. Current Visitor Restrictions: The risk of COVID-19 is being managed with proper mask wearing, maintaining safe physical distances, and other infection prevention measures. Healthy people can visit … Read more

VACCINATION EVENT FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH INTELLECTUAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES

Link to DHHS Press Release: Vaccination Event for Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Friday For Immediate Release: 3/30/2021       MEDIA CONTACTJeff Powell, (402) 471-6223,Jeff.Powell@Nebraska.Gov     Lincoln – Nebraska DHHS is partnering with the Munroe-Meyer Institute, CHI Health Center, and Community Pharmacy to hold a COVID-19 vaccination clinic for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) … Read more

Vaccination Phase 1A to Begin at FCH

FCH has been notified that we will receive a limited allotment of the Moderna vaccine early next week (week of the 21st).  This is pending Moderna’s FDA request for Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) that could be granted on Sunday the 20th.  This means that FCH will likely be able to begin Phase 1A of the … Read more