DocTalk: Sweet treat dental tips

Halloween is near, and with that follows the sweets of the holiday season as well. Keeping up your oral hygiene is a must year round but Midtown Health Center’s Chief Dental Officer, Dr. David Seger has some tips during this extra sweet time. Some…

DocTalk: Flu season is near

It’s that time of the year, seasons are changing and as the weather gets cooler, it seems everyone is getting sick, flu season is coming. This is the perfect time of year to get your vaccinations to make sure you’re prepared for the upcoming…

Midtown Health Center receives national recognition for quality

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Midtown Health Center was recognized by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) for its quality by receiving the Community Health Quality Recognition awards. These awards recognize health centers that have made notable quality…

Midtown Health Center finally celebrates new location

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Taking part in the ribbon cutting at Midtown Health Center are, from left, Bruce Schlect, Kenady Heithoff, Kim Kwapnioski, Kathy Nordby, Marilyn Parr, and Tina Biteghe Bi Ndong. By Ashley Gaughan (Staff Writer with West Point News) As…

DocTalk: Back to school with Behavioral Health

In May Midtown’s behavioral health team talked about the importance of keeping children mentally healthy during the summer months. Now that school is back in session our behavioral health team wants to make sure students are thriving throughout…
FQHC Week 2022

DocTalk: What is an FQHC?

A Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), as defined by the Health Center Association of Nebraska (HCAN), are non-profit, community-directed providers that remove common barriers to care by serving communities who confront financial, geographic,…

DocTalk: School physicals are just around the corner

Summers are busy with many activities, but it is never too early in the summer to start thinking about your student’s school physical. At Midtown Health Center we are always preparing for the next round of school physicals to make sure every…

DocTalk: Keeping children mentally healthy

May is mental health awareness month. At Midtown Health Center we take mental health very seriously as we have therapists, medication providers, a psychologist and four case managers to help anyone in their journey. This month our behavioral…

Midtown partners with Norfolk Area Sculpture Walk

Each year Midtown Health Center partners with the Norfolk Area Sculpture Walk committee to encourage those in the Norfolk area to be healthy and enjoy the sculptures in Norfolk. “We are excited to be partnering with Midtown Health Center…

DocTalk: The Importance of a medical home

A medical home is what serves as a primary care facility for a patient. Ideally, your primary care would service the patient as a whole, meaning medical, dental and behavioral health. Dr. Emily Vuchetich, Midtown Health Center’s Chief Medical…

Give Back in Norfolk: Hy-Vee Reusable Bag Program Aims to Eliminate Single-Use Plastics While Donating to Local Non-Profits

Norfolk, NE – This year, local community non-profits are more in need of support than in any other time in the recent years’ past. Now shoppers can give back to the local community and help to reduce single-use plastics by purchasing…

COVID-19 Test Nebraska Sites at Midtown Clinics

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We are a TestNebraska site. Appointment is REQUIRED by going to https://www.testnebraska.com. Testing is available Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:00 am-10:00 am in the parking lot of Midtown Xpress at 210 S. 3rd Street in Norfolk Testing…

Midtown Health Center Receives Quality Improvement Funds Based on Quality Initiatives

NORFOLK, NE - Midtown Health Center recently received Quality Improvement Awards for the fifth year in a row from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) in the amount of $111,694. Of special significance, Midtown was recognized…

Midtown Health Center Expands Services and Facilities As They Receive National Recognition

MIDTOWN HEALTH CENTER received a grant to purchase a dental van, which includes two dentist operatories, an x-ray machine and a reception area. Busy barely begins to describe the months ahead for Midtown Health Center in Norfolk. The federally qualified health center has several projects coming down the pipeline meant to better health care services in Northeast Nebraska.