TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES - DR. DAVID WRIGHT, GENERAL SURGEON AND TRAUMA MEDICAL DIRECTOR
January is Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Awareness Month. Dr. David Wright, general surgeon and medical director of trauma services at CCMH, discussed traumatic brain injuries, their causes, symptoms and treatment.
THYROID AWARENESS - DR. LESLIE EILAND, ENDOCRINOLOGIST
January is Thyroid Awareness Month. Dr. Leslie Eiland, an endocrinologest with Nebraska Medicine, discuss what the thyroid gland is, what it does, and different types of thyroid diseases. If you would like to view the video of the podcast, please click
2020 YEAR IN REVIEW - ERIN MUCK, PRESIDENT AND CEO
2020 will be most remembered for the COVID-19 pandemic and the responses to it at the federal, state and local level. Erin Muck, President and CEO,discusses how the pandemic defined the year 2020at CCMH as well as the other achievements for the organization last year.
CCMH COVID-19 VACCINE ADMINISTRATIONS BEGIN - JULIE GRAEVE, ARNP, MS
Julie Graeve, ARNP, MS, a Family Medicine practitioner in the CCMH Medical Clinic talks about the COVID-19 vaccine. She was the first medical practitioner at CCMH to receive the vaccine. Julie talks about why the vaccine is important and when the general public might begin to receive vaccinations.
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES IN 2021 - DUSTIN DURBIN, CCMH VOLUNTEER SERVICES COORDINATOR
Even though the pandemic has kept many of us at home, with the advent of a vaccine for COVID-19, there is great hope that life will quickly return to "normal" in 2021. Dustin Durbin, CCMH Volunteer Services and Community Outreach Coordinator discusses the volunteer opportunities available at CCMH in Patient Transportation, Auxiliary Gift Shop, Good Samaritan Center Thrift Shop, Bloodmobile, and Senior Health Insurance and Information Program (SHIIP).
BACK CARE - KELLY WEIMAN, DIRECTOR OF REHABILITATION SERVICES
Back pain can be bothersome and debilitating. Kelly Weiman, Director of Rehabilitation Services for CCMH, discusses the causes of back pain, risk factors for developing back pain, and strategies for strengthening muscles to prevent or minimize back pain in the future.