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Grief support: Coping with the loss of a child

08/24/2017 6:00 PM (CDT)

The loss of a child is the most devastating experience a parent can face. The age of the child at the time of death does not lessen the hurt or devastation.We offer a place to talk about your child, your loss, fears, anger, anxieties and other feelin…

Cancer symposium 2017

08/26/2017 7:30 AM (CDT)

This symposium is for all professionals working with cancer patients: physicians, advanced practice clinicians, nurses and imaging professionals. Complimentary meal provided.

Topics:

Caring for the adult cancer survivor, The real story of communicati…

Day of caring for family caregivers: Back to the basics

08/30/2017 9:30 AM (CDT)

This event features:

  • Presentations by caregivers.
  • Legislative updates with Mark Intermill, advocacy director AARP Nebraska.
  • Insight from Jinx Hackler and Suzy Campbell of the Caregiver Organizer/NE Caregiver Coalition.

Registration due by August 23…

Bariatric Seminar

09/05/2017 9:00 PM (CDT)

Hosted by the Great Plains Health Surgical Weight Loss Center, the bariatric seminar is designed to inform people who are slightly interested or very interested in the health benefits and risks associated with the various surgical weight loss procedu…

CPI Provider Training

09/06/2017 8:00 AM (CDT)

CPI (Crisis Prevention Institute) Training

Comprehensive instruction on how to diffuse difficult situations. Participants will learn techniques to:

  • Stay calm
  • Manage your own response
  • Set limits
  • Handle challenging questions
  • Prevent a physical confron…

Mommy & Me Breastfeeding Support Group

09/06/2017 5:00 PM (CDT)

At our monthly support group, new and experienced moms will get their breastfeeding and newborn care questions answered by Great Plains Health registered nurses and lactation consultants. Moms will also have the chance to meet others to gain support.…

Breastfeeding 101

09/06/2017 6:00 PM (CDT)

Taught by our certified lactation team, this class is designed to give you a solid foundation of knowledge regarding all aspects of breastfeeding. Topics include benefits of breastfeeding, how milk is made, supply and demand, skin-to-skin, feeding cu…

Prepared Childbirth

09/09/2017 8:00 AM (CDT)

Prepared childbirth

8 am. to 1 p.m.

This one-day in-depth course, led by certified childbirth educators, is designed specifically to prepare you and your partner for the childbirth experience. Topics include the basics of pregnancy through labor and …

Illicit Street Drugs by Airmethods

09/11/2017 10:00 AM (CDT)

This class is part of a monthly educational offering by the clinical crew of Great Plains Health LifeNet. The class is open to area first responders, nurses, physicians and anyone interested in the various topics provided each month. Registration is …

PALS Renewal

09/13/2017 8:30 AM (CDT)

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

PALS is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life supp…

Callahan Cancer Center: new patient orientation

09/13/2017 10:00 AM (CDT)

Thank you for choosing Great Plains Health. When you are diagnosed with cancer, you and your family members need knowledge, support and hope.

Our new patient orientation provides an overview of our cancer center healthcare team and the types of cance…

PALS Provider

09/14/2017 8:30 AM (CDT)

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

PALS is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life supp…

PALS Provider

09/15/2017 8:30 AM (CDT)

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

PALS is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that uses a series of simulated pediatric emergencies to reinforce the important concepts of a systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life supp…

Clinical Excellence Series: Management of Drug & Alcohol Detox; Use of CIWA Protocol

09/19/2017 6:15 AM (CDT)

The clinical excellence fellowship track is a series of continuing education courses designed to enrich the skills of the clinical team (nursing, RT, PT, DI, etc) at Great Plains Health and our clinics. The fellowship is composed of twelve classes, o…

CPAP/BiPAP by Airmethods

10/02/2017 10:00 AM (CDT)

Basic EKG

10/03/2017 8:30 AM (CDT)

Basic electrocardiogram (EKG) Course

This course is designed to teach participants the main features of EKG tracings. Participants will also learn methods for analyzing EKGs, which include assessment of rhythm, calculating heart rate, observing P-wav…

Mommy & Me Breastfeeding Support Group

10/04/2017 5:00 PM (CDT)

At our monthly support group, new and experienced moms will get their breastfeeding and newborn care questions answered by Great Plains Health registered nurses and lactation consultants. Moms will also have the chance to meet others to gain support.…

Breastfeeding 101

10/04/2017 6:00 PM (CDT)

Taught by our certified lactation team, this class is designed to give you a solid foundation of knowledge regarding all aspects of breastfeeding. Topics include benefits of breastfeeding, how milk is made, supply and demand, skin-to-skin, feeding cu…

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