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 people might think it is OK to consume sugar as long […]

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 flu season. According to the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention […]

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 improvement achievements in the areas of access, quality, health equity, health information technology, and COVID-19 public health emergency response for the […]

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 […]