Gary Wilson from Wilson Photography of Independence recently presented a donation of $700 to Buchanan County Health Center Long Term Care. Mr. Wilson donated his profit from recent BCHC “Just for Fun” 2015 calendar sales. The donation will benefit the resident activity fund to help offset the cost of admission fees, tickets and any other […]Read More
Health Trust Dinner & Auction, Nov. 14
The Buchanan County Health Center Dinner and Auction has a new date and time this year. The annual gala will be held Friday, November 14, at Heartland Acres. The social hour will begin at 6:30 pm. The success of the Health Trust reflects our universal need for high quality health care. Over the years, the […]Read More
Creating Healthier Families
Join the Buchanan County Health Center and Dr. Erica Smith to learn the “Hidden Truths on Exercise and Eating Right!” on Wednesday, Oct. 29, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. in the BCHC Meeting Rooms.
The presentation will include the documentary, “Fed Up,” with a discussion time following. Learn treatment and prevention strategies to combat […]Read More
Radiology Department at East Buchanan
Thank you to Buchanan County Health Center Radiology Department members for helping to raise the awareness of early detection in the fight against breast cancer. Peg Hoffman, Katie Perry and Julie Till were on hand for the October 9th East Buchanan Volleyball game to share their insight and expertise.
About 1 in 8 U.S. women […]Read More
Card Party to Benefit BCHC Auxiliary
Attention all 500 and Bridge card players! The Buchanan County Health Center Auxiliary will hold a Card Party Fund-Raiser on Friday, October 24, beginning at 1 p.m. at the Oak View Senior Living Complex. All card players are welcome.
“We thought this might be a great way to give people something fun to do at […]Read More
Summer 2014 Community Newsletter
New Chief Nursing Officer
The Buchanan County Health Center is pleased to announce that Dr. Tara McEnany, DNP, ARNP, has accepted a new position of Chief Nursing Officer. McEnany most recently served as clinical coordinator at BCHC.
As Chief Nursing Officer and member of the Senior Leadership Team, McEnany will help to set the overall direction for the BCHC […]Read More
Chris Dunne recently won the Walk to End Alzheimer’s Quilt Raffle held at the Buchanan County Health Center. The quilt raffle was one of several fund-raising efforts which raised a total of $2,300.
Thank you to Deb Hinde for making and donating the quilt and to Angie Flaucher for donating the fabric.
Pictured are Dianne […]Read More
Healthiest State Initiative, Oct. 8
Iowans across the state have shown their support for the Healthiest State Initiative by the thousands. By the hundreds of thousands, actually – each year for the past three years, nearly 300,000 Iowans have participated in 1-kilometer walks to show that we’re ready for a healthier Iowa.
As we approach our fourth year, we need […]Read More