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Hospital and Clinic not in Network with Medicare Advantage

October 25, 2021

McCook, Neb.—Open enrollment for Medicare began on October 15 and goes through December 7.  With the growing options for Medicare coverage, Community Hospital and McCook Clinic would like to inform the public that neither the clinic nor hospital is in-network with any Medicare Advantage products that are being sold in the area. For questions, contact Community Hospital Patient…

Diabetic Support Group Meets November 4

October 19, 2021

Come celebrate National Diabetes Month with Community Hospital’s diabetic support group on Thursday, November 4 at 3 p.m. in the Prairie View meeting rooms.

Sharon Conroy, RN, Community Hospital Infection Control Nurse, will discuss how the COVID-19 virus can affect people with diabetes. Pat Rice, Community Hospital Registered Dietitian, will demonstrate how to eat…

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Hospital Earns 2021 Digital Health Most Wired Award

Most Wired AwardOctober 7, 2021

The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) is pleased to announce that Community Hospital has earned 2021 CHIME Digital Health Most Wired recognition as a certified level 7.…

New Medical Specialists Center Entrance Opens Monday

Medical Specialists Center EntranceCommunity Hospital is excited to announce the new Medical Specialists Center entrance will open for patient use on Monday, October 4. Patients using the Medical Specialists Center, Cardiopulmonary…

Hospital Meets Basic Level Trauma Recertification

September 20, 2021

Community Hospital has met the requirements as a Basic Level Trauma Center after participating in a re-designation survey and site visit in March 2021. The hospital has met requirements for this designation since 2003. 

The statewide trauma program ensures that Nebraska hospitals meet the standards to be designated as a trauma center. Designations include Comprehensive,…

Hospital Hosting Insurance Education Meeting

September 16, 2021

Confused about health insurance? There have been several significant developments in health insurance this year. Because of that Community Hospital is hosting an insurance education meeting for the public on Monday, October 4 from 3:30 to 5:30 PM in Prairie View Meeting Room A.

Representatives from the Nebraska Department of Insurance will be present at the meeting…

Money Donated to Bison Boosters

September 16, 2021

McCook Clinic, P.C. and Community Hospital’s Physical Therapy department recently donated $3,345 raised from last year’s sports physicals to the McCook Bison Booster program. McCook physicians, physician assistants and Community Hospital's physical therapy department, Southwest Nebraska Physical Therapy, performed 223 athletic physicals last year for McCook Public Schools.

The…

New Visiting Gastroenterologist, Jeffrey Cloud, MD

September 13, 2021

Community Hospital is proud to offer a new visiting gastroenterologist for patients with complex and chronic gastrointestinal conditions. Please welcome Jeffrey Cloud, M.D., who is triple board-certified and fellowship-trained. He begins seeing patients at Community Hospital on September 29 and will hold clinics in McCook every other week.

Dr. Cloud is board-certified…

New Visiting Oncologist, Matthew Shupe, DO

September 13, 2021

Matthew Shupe, D.O., a physician specializing in medical oncology and hematology from North Platte, begins seeing patients at Community Hospital’s Medical Specialists Center this month. Dr. Shupe is in practice full-time at the Callahan Cancer Center at Great Plains Health in North Platte and will see patients in McCook once a week. New patients must be seen in North Platte…