Fillmore County Medical Center and Fillmore County Hospital Outline Return to Elective Appointments, Procedures, and Surgeries

The world has experienced unprecedented times with the COVID-19 public health emergency.  In some areas of our country, healthcare facilities have been stretched to their limits in caring for these patients with staffing, beds, equipment, and emotional capacity.  With the low incidence in Fillmore County that has not been our experience locally.  However, nearby counties … Read more Fillmore County Medical Center and Fillmore County Hospital Outline Return to Elective Appointments, Procedures, and Surgeries

Updated Visitor Guidelines for Fillmore County Hospital: 3-27-2020

Fillmore County Hospital is changing our current visitor guidelines to include nursing home patients that may be hospitalized at our facility. To be consistent with the nursing home policies and assist in transfers back to the nursing home, we have added the following guideline. Any nursing home patient that is admitted will not be allowed … Read more Updated Visitor Guidelines for Fillmore County Hospital: 3-27-2020

Updated Visitor Guidelines for Fillmore County Hospital: 3-20-2020

Because of the risk posed by coronavirus (COVID-19) to our patients, staff and our community, Fillmore County Hospital is changing its visitation policy beginning on Saturday, March 21, 2020.  These conditions will be in effect until further notice. All visitors will be screened according to CDC guidance No visitors with symptoms of illness will be … Read more Updated Visitor Guidelines for Fillmore County Hospital: 3-20-2020

COVID-19 Update 03/20/20: FCH to Limit Non-Essential Planned Procedures, Tests, and Appointments

03/20/20Due to new CMS and CDC recommendations, as of Monday March 23rd, FCH is limiting non-essential, “elective”, planned surgeries, procedures, tests, and routine appointments.  We are asking our medical providers and specialists to consider the medical necessity of the test, procedure, or appointment to consider whether it can be delayed or postponed to a later … Read more COVID-19 Update 03/20/20: FCH to Limit Non-Essential Planned Procedures, Tests, and Appointments

COVID-19 Update

Fillmore County Hospital and Fillmore County Medical Center have been actively monitoring the COVID-19 situation as it develops on a daily basis.  We are working closely with our local public health department – Public Health Solutions, the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), and the Center for Disease Control (CDC).  In order to … Read more COVID-19 Update

FCH Employee Recognized for Caring Kind Award

Each year the Nebraska Hospital Association (NHA) recognizes individual hospital workers for their excellence in service through the Caring Kind Award.  For 40 years, The Caring Kind award has been given to Nebraska’s most caring and compassionate hospital employees. The award honors outstanding health care employees who have demonstrated compassion for patients, cooperation with co-workers … Read more FCH Employee Recognized for Caring Kind Award