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Pediatric COVID-19 Vaccinations

Lexington Regional Health Center will be having another COVID-19 vaccination clinic for all children ages 5 to 11 years old on Sunday, November 28th from 3:00-4:00pm. Pfizer was recently granted Emergency Use Authorization of their pediatric dosage COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11 years old. The dosage for this age group is 10 mcg versus a 30 mcg dosage for ages 12 and older, including adults. This dose is 1/3 of the dose authorized under Emergency Use for

COVID-19 VACCINATIONS

Lexington Regional Health Center is winding down their large first and second COVID-19 vaccination clinics. If anyone is interested in getting their first COVID-19 vaccine, they will need to do so during the month of October. As of November 1, 2021 there will no longer be any large first dose COVID-19 vaccine clinics at Lexington Regional Health Center. All second doses will be given during the month of November. As of December 1, 2021 there will no longer be any large

Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2021

Lexington Regional Health Center has been selected by Modern Healthcare as one of the 2021 Best Places to Work in Healthcare. The complete list of this year’s winner rankings is available at ModernHealthcare.com/bestplacestowork. “It is with great pleasure and honor that I report that we were, once again, a Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work award recipient. I want to take a moment to recognize the greatest asset, the people that make up the Lexington Regional Health Care team”, said Leslie

New Year’s Baby 2021

Lexington Regional Health Center’s first baby of 2021 waas Zakir Ahmed Hussein. He was born 1/1/2021 at 12:25am to parents Fatuma Salal and Ahmed Issack. Zakir was welcomed home by two older siblings. Dr. Kyle Klammer was the delivering doctor. 

COVID-19 Vaccine

Lexington Regional Health Center received 200 doses of the COVID-19 Moderna vaccine on the week of 12/21/2020. We are following the State of Nebraska and Two Rivers Public Health Departments Plan outlining their recommendations as to who should receive the vaccine in Phase 1A of vaccine distribution. That includes our front line staff of providers, nursing, respiratory, radiology departments etc. We are very excited to do our part to further protect our staff, community, patients we serve in gaining control

Lexington Regional Health Center recognized as one of the Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2020

– Lexington Regional Health Center has been selected by Modern Healthcare as one of the 2020 Best Places to Work in Healthcare. The complete list of this year’s winners, in alphabetical order, is available at ModernHealthcare.com/bestplaceslist. Modern Healthcare will publish a special supplement featuring a ranked list of all the winners along with the October 12 issue. “It has been an especially trying year for the world, and healthcare in particular as COVID-19 ravages our communities and your workplaces,” said Aurora

COVID-19 Update 7.28.2020 – Leslie Marsh, CEO

LRHC is pleased to be able to work with the state and local public health department to bring more widespread testing to the community.  While we at Lexington Regional Health Center have only had one patient hospitalized since our surge occurred into the first week of May, we are seeing a steady increase in positive case rates as more testing occurs.  The 7/27 DHHS map shows that 3964 people have now been tested with 916 positive tests identified through this

May 2020 COVID-19 Update – Leslie Marsh, CEO

As we reach the end of the month I wanted to provide an update on our activity at the hospital.  To date, we have had 42 admissions to the hospital, including 24 transfers since April 11.  This overall hospital activity would suggest that, during this time frame, the total positive case rate for our hospital district is/was representative of 850 infected individuals.  Since May, using that same methodology, we would have had about 200 positive cases.  On average people are

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