News & Announcements
Posted on 04/01/2015
Over the next 10 years, Nebraska can, conservatively, avoid $1 billion in unnecessary state spending AND draw in more than $2 billion in federal Medicaid funding during the next five years if lawmakers approve The Medicaid Redesign Act, LB472. The resulting economic activity, estimated at $5 billion, would generate enough state revenue to offset the costs of expanding Medicaid.
Posted on 02/10/2015
The Medicaid Redesign Act, LB472, would close the coverage gap for 54,000 working Nebraskans and have a positive impact on our state’s hospitals, providing essential funding to help keep health care facilities open in Nebraska’s smaller communities.
Posted on 02/05/2015
Lexington Regional Health Center in Lexington was one of 17 hospitals nationally featured in the Hospital Engagement Network (HEN) video spotlight series focused on eliminating harm across the board (HAB) and improving patient care.
To access the video, click on the link above or visit http://www.hret.org/hen/index.shtml. The Lexington Regional Health Center video is located under the Midwest video section near the bottom of the page.
Chadron Community Hospital Advances Community Health
Chadron Community Hospital & Health Services reaches partners with multiple organizations to improve community health.
In this video, CEO Harold Krueger explains how the hospital has built strong relations with a variety local organizations.