Diabetes and Prediabetes Community Resources

 

Diabetes Self Management

Kearney Clinic

Contact: 308-865-2141 211 West 33rd Street Kearney, NE 68845
Web Address: http://www.kearneyclinic.com/cms/

Family Practice Associates

Contact: 308-865-2767     6th Avenue Kearney NE 68845
Web Address: http://www.kearneyfpa.com/

Good Samaritan Medical Group

Contact: 308-865-2370     3219 Central Avenue Kearney NE 68845
Web Address: http://www.tpnclinic.com/good-samaritan.html

Living Well

Contact:308-865-6913       3015 A Avenue Kearney NE 68847
Website: Click here

Platte Valley Medical Group

Contact:308-338-3265       804 22nd Avenue Kearney NE 68845
Web Address:http://plattevalleymed.com/

Phelps Memorial Health Center

Contact: 308-995-2172       1215 Tibbals Street Holdrege NE 68949
Web Address: https://www.phelpsmemorial.com/

UNK Building Healthy Families

Contact:308-865-8336       905 W 25th Street Kearney NE 68847
Web Address: http://www.unk.edu/academics/hperls/PAWL/bhf-program.php

Nutrition

CHI Health Good Samaritan Diabetes and Nutrition Center

Contact: 308-865-7006     10 E. 31st St. Kearney NE 68847
Web Address: http://chihealthgoodsamaritan.org/our-diabetes-center

HyVee

Contact: 1-308-236-0024    5212 3rd Ave Kearney Ne
Web Address: https://www.hy-vee.com/stores/dietitian/default.aspx?s=1376

Kearney Regional Medical Center

Contact: 308-338 -3265   804 22nd Avenue Kearney NE 68845
Web Address: http://www.kearneyregional.com/

Nutrition Education Program University of Nebraska Extension

Contact: 308-236-1235    1400 E 34th Kearney NE 68847
Web Address: http://food.unl.edu/nutrition-education-program-nep/

Community Health Workers

A Community Health Worker is the link between people and public health, healthcare, behavioral health and social services to help people navigate these different systems. They also promote health and advocate for individuals

Community Action Partnership of Mid-Nebraska

Contact: 308- 865-5675     16 W 11th St Kearney NE 68847
Web Address: http://communityactionmidne.com/community-health-workers/

Family Practice Associates

Contact: 308-865-2767      3907 6th Avenue Kearney NE 68845
Web Address: http://www.kearneyfpa.com/

Help Care Clinic

Contact: 308- 224-2392     3015 A Avenue Kearney NE 68847
Web Address: http://helpcareclinic.org/

Support Groups

Diabetes can be overwhelming as there are many lifestyle changes. It is important to surround yourself with a good support system of family, friends, and others who have diabetes.

CHI Health Good Samaritan Diabetes and Nutrition Center

Contact: 308-865-7006    10 E. 31st St. Kearney NE 68847
Web Address: http://chihealthgoodsamaritan.org/our-diabetes-center

Living Well

Contact: 308-865-6913     3015 A Ave Kearney NE 68847
Web Address: www.partnersnhealth.org/chronic-disease-prevention-self-management-programs/

National Web Resources 

Don’t get caught “googling” information for Diabetes. Use these trusted sources for more information on Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes. 

American Diabetes Associationhttp://www.diabetes.org/

Center for Disease Control-Diabetes Pagehttps://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/home/

PreDiabeteshttps://doihaveprediabetes.org/

Prevent Diabetes STAThttps://preventdiabetesstat.org/for-the-public.html

Information on Diabetes for Parents, Kids, and Teens: http://kidshealth.org/UHCCommunityPlan/en/parents/center/diabetes-center.html#catendocrine

Nebraska Diabetes Prevention and Controlhttp://dhhs.ne.gov/publichealth/Pages/diabetes_index.aspx

 

Diabetes Prevention Program

Nationally recognized by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Plum Creek Medical Group

Contact: 308-324-6386   1103 Buffalo Bend Lexington, NE 68850
Web Address: http://www.plumcreekmedicalgroup.com/

YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program

Contact: 308-237-9622   6th Ave Kearney NE 68845
Web Address: http://kearneyymca.org/y-programs/health-and-wellness/diabetes-prevention-program

Diabetes Educator 

A health professional who has earned a certificate after long study about pre-diabetes, diabetes prevention and management. The Certified Diabetic Educator (CDE®) educates and supports people affected by diabetes to understand and manage the condition.

 

Family Practice

Contact: 308-865-2767      3907 6th Ave Kearney NE 68845
Web Address: http://www.kearneyfpa.com/

Good Samaritan Medical Group

Contact: 308-865-2370           3219 Central Avenue Kearney NE 68845
Web Address: http://www.tpnclinic.com/good-samaritan.html

CHI Health Good Samaritan Hospital Diabetes and Nutrition Center

Contact: 308-865-7006    10 East 31st Kearney, NE. 68848
Web Address: http://chihealthgoodsamaritan.org/our-diabetes-center

HelpCare Clinic

Contact: 308- 224-2392   3015 A Avenue Kearney NE 68847
Web Address: http://helpcareclinic.org/

Phelps Memorial Health Center

Contact: 308-995-2172   1215 Tibbals St Holdrege NE 69101
Web Address: https://www.phelpsmemorial.com/

Platte Valley Medical Group

Contact: 308 -338 – 3265     804 22nd Avenue Kearney NE 68845
Web Address: http://plattevalleymed.com/

Parish Nurses 

A parish nurse is a registered nurse specialist who encourages physical and spiritual health and wholeness by developing and leading programs within faith communities.

Nationally recognized by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Kearney Churches

Call or email churches and ask for “parish nurse”

Faith United Methodist Church
First Baptist Church
First United Methodist Church
Holy Cross Lutheran Church
Seventh Day Adventist Church
St. James Catholic Church

Minden Churches

Bethany Luthern Church 

Insurance / Affording Health Care

Diabetes can be a costly chronic disease, so health insurance is needed to offset the costs on the individual. There are organizations that can assist with medications, insurance and other resources.

Nationally recognized by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention

CLICK Family Healthcare

Contact: 308-708-7631   416 W 48th Street Ste 28, Kearney NE 68845
Web Address: www.clickfamilyhealth.com

HelpCare Clinic

Contact: 308-224-2392   3015 A Avenue Kearney NE 68847
Web Address: http://helpcareclinic.org/

South Central Agency on Aging

Contact: 308-234-1851   620 E 25th, Ste 12 Kearney, NE 68847
Web Address: http://www.agingkearney.org/

UniNet-Kearney Medication Access Program

Contact: 308-865-2707   3015 A Avenue Kearney NE 68847
Web Address: http://www.uninet.com/services/patient-centered-services/pharmacy/

1755 Prairie View Place, Kearney NE 68845
Mailing Address: Po Box 1466 Kearney NE 68848
Office: 308-865-2284
Email: info@bcchp.org

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