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 the COVID-19 pandemic lingers across Nebraska and the world, attention to health needs is a continuing priority, […]

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 the year as well. Midtown’s primary therapist for Norfolk Public Schools, Michael Saegebarth, PLMHP, offered some insight […]

FQHC Week 2022

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, language, cultural and other barriers. Midtown Health Center is an FQHC and will be celebrating National FQHC week on August 7 through […]

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 student receives the quality care they deserve. Jenny Staman, Family Nurse Practitioner and […]

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 health team is focusing on the importance of mental health in children. For most children, school has […]

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 again this year to promote healthy living while appreciating art in the Norfolk area,” Traci Jeffery […]

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 Officer, says a medical home is important because all of a patients’ care is coordinated from […]

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 a special reusable bag at Hy-Vee. Midtown Health Center has been selected by local […]