Afua Ntem-Mensah, MD, an infectious disease physician, has been named Faith Regional’s 2020 Physician of the Year.
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Faith Regional received monoclonal antibody therapy drugs used for outpatient treatment for COVID-19 patients.
Congratulations to these physicians for their years of service at Faith Regional Health Services.
Annual survey assesses how effectively healthcare organizations apply core and advanced technologies to improve health and care in their communities.
Free assessments will be provided by a member of Faith Regional's Sports Medicine team every Saturday morning from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m. this fall sports season.
Faith Regional was nominated to present based on its achieved results in patient safety, quality, and employee engagement.
Each year, Faith Regional recognizes those physicians who have served for 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, and 35 years on Faith Regional’s medical staff.
Leveraging Test Nebraska's infrastructure, Nebraska is scaling widespread COVID-19 testing.
Lisa Yosten, MD, was named Faith Regional’s 2019 Physician of the Year. Dr. Yosten is an emergency medicine physician at Faith Regional Health Services.
Faith Regional Foundation recently received $5,000 each to Faith Regional Health Services and FRPS Humphrey Family Medicine to assist healthcare workers.
Faith Regional Health Services will begin lifting some of the visitation restrictions put in place during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Laugh and a Half Marathon Committee has made the difficult decision to forego a LIVE Race format due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Helmsley Charitable Trust grants $4.7 million to fund life-saving technology to confront cardiac threat from COVID-19 in Norfolk.
Faith Regional Health Services announced today it has lifted the temporary restrictions placed on elective surgery and outpatient procedures due to COVID-19.
To remain prepared with PPE, Faith Regional is welcoming the community's help by sewing and donating cloth masks and water-resistant shower curtains.
To protect our patients, staff, and community, Faith Regional is no longer allowing visitors and is restricting entrances.
Faith Regional has updated its visitor restrictions for the safety and health of our patients, guests, and staff amid the COVID-19 Prevention Efforts.
Faith Regional is actively monitoring, preparing and working to prevent and control the spread of influenza and coronavirus in our region.
Faith Regional has developed a Coronavirus Preparedness Plan based on recommendations from the CDC, AHA, and NHA.
Kelly Driscoll was named one of 60 rural hospital CEOs to know in 2020 and Brian Sterud was named one of 100 hospital and health system CIOs to know in 2020.
Faith Regional has been hitting the road gifting area schools, businesses and organizations with Automated External Defibrillators.
The healthcare experience at Faith Regional has been enhanced with the launch of a new, nationally-recognized electronic medical record (EMR) software), Epic.
The Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award is a nationally-recognized symbol of achievement in health care.
Nucor's donation of funds from their annual charity golf tournament allowed for light remodeling and new furnishings for patients and their families.
Faith Regional Excels in Heart Failure, Stroke, Pneumonia and Sepsis Outcomes According to Healthgrades.
Becker's Healthcare included Faith Regional among its list of 100 Great Community Hospitals in 2019.
Clinic offered every Saturday morning from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m. this fall.
On August 27, 1999, the first two surgical cases were performed at the then named Northeast Nebraska Surgery Center.
Funds from this August 17th event featuring grown-up game night will be used to purchase AEDs for schools and businesses across the region.
American Heart Association Award recognizes Faith Regional's commitment to quality stroke care.
The Northeast Nebraska Child Advocacy Center presented Detective Lou Siefker of the Norfolk Police Division with the “In the Spirit of Children” Award.
Any student, age 14 years or older, is eligible to begin earning points to be applied to the scholarship application just by volunteering.
Beginning May 28, the outermost lane of eastbound traffic on West Norfolk Avenue, between Emergency Road and 27th Street, will be closed due to construction.
The hospital is one of the 20 highest ranked prospective payments system hospitals in the country announced by the National Rural Health Association.
Brian Sterud named as one of 100 hospital and health system CIOs to know.
This April 13 event features delicious dining, raffles, silent and live auctions, and entertainment inspired by Mardi Gras and Masquerade Balls.
Faith Regional’s amazing medical staff and employees collaborated with the community in a multitude of different ways to provide resources during the flood.
Norfolk physicians were honored at the 2019 Faith Regional Medical Staff Awards Banquet held on February 21.
FRHS Among Top 5 Percent of U.S. Hospitals for Clinical Outcomes
The Impact of Volunteers at Faith Regional
Faith Regional Health Services is proud to announce that physical therapists Erin Baumert and Russ Baumert recently earned MDT Certification.
Race registration is open to runners, joggers and walkers of all ages for the 2018 Laugh-and-a-Half Marathon on Saturday, June 16, 2018.
What started as a hope and a wish has become a thriving center of healing for many patients and families touched by cancer.
Stroke Care at Faith Regional Health Services is among the top 10 percent in the nation, according to a national study by Healthgrades,
Seminars cover effective treatment for headaches, neck pain and low back pain using the McKenzie method in physical therapy.
Award recognizes the hospital's commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment.
American College of Cardiology NCDR Action Registry Platinum Award recognizes high standards of patient care.
NSATA-organized campaign promotes increased safety in football across Nebraska by identifying ways to reduce risks of injuries.
Kelly Driscoll, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, will serve as the interim CEO and President.
The new 16,951 square foot unit includes 18 private rooms as well as common areas for daily living, dining and recreation.
The Center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for twelve consecutive months, including patient satisfaction higher than 92 percent.
Faith Regional Announced its implementing a new Electronic Medical Records (EMR) System, EPIC.
Award was accepted by Faith Regional Social Workers Valerie Preister and Marcy Brown.
Nadine Danaher of David City is grateful to the work of Lindsay Peterson.
Midlands OB/GYN will transition to new ownership and will be rebranding to Faith Regional Physician Services OB/GYN in June 2018.
The Northeast Nebraska Child Advocacy Center presented Gail Collins of the Madison County Attorney’s Office with the “In the Spirit of Children” Award.
Norfolk was first accredited in 2011 and is the only active Safe Community in Nebraska.
Brian Sterud named as one of the 105 hospital and health system CIOs to know.
The hospital is one of the 20 highest ranked prospective payments system hospitals in the country announced by the National Rural Health Association.
Faith Regional awards Lifetime Achievement Award, 2017 Physician of the Year, and recognizes other physicians for years of service.
Faith Regional Among Top 5% in the Nation for Clinical Outcomes.
Klosterman was named as one of 183 nonprofit hospital and health system CEOs to know in 2017.
Faith Regional has been recognized by Healthgrades as one of America's 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care in 2018.
Faith Regional has been named a 2017 Guardian of Excellence Award winner and a 2017 Pinnacle of Excellence Award winner by Press Ganey.
The Nebraska Hospital Association (NHA) recognized Bobbie Bell, RT(R), Cardiac Cath Lead Tech, with the organization's prestigious "The Caring Kind" award.
Faith Regional plans to expend its campus footprint with the addition of a 109,000 square foot medical office building located directly south of Norfolk Avenue.
Dr. Zackary Gangwer, a foot and ankle surgeon with Faith Regional Physician Services, recently volunteered his services in Bolivia as part of Operation Rainbow.
The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services recently designated 13 hospitals as Primary Stroke Centers.
Most Wired Hospitals Use Technology to Partner with Patients on Health
UNMC study looking for rural women with new breast cancer diagnosis to participate in Internet-based support program.
Faith Regional received the Mission: Lifeline® NSTEMI Bronze Quality Achievement Award for treatment of severe heart attacks.
Faith Regional Volunteer Services recently awarded scholarships to ten area students.
Faith Regional teamed up with other area agencies to conduct a full-scale emergency exercise.
Faith Regional was one of 823 hospitals to receive an "A" for its commitment to reducing errors, infections, and accidents that can harm patients.
Faith Regional Health Services named recipient of Healthgrades 2017 Patient Safety Excellence Award™
Registration is now open for the 2017 Laugh-and-a-Half Marathon to be held on June 17 in Norfolk.
Faith Regional and Nucor embarked on a mission to make sure that every school in region has an American Heart Association's CPR in Schools Training Kit
Brian Sterud, Faith Regional’s Chief Information Officer, is featured on the Red Hot Healthcare podcast.
Joseph David, Jr., MD, was recognized for the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2017 Faith Regional Medical Staff Awards banquet held on February 2, 2017.
The hospital received its third Three-Year Accreditation for cancer care.
Brian Sterud named as one of 113 hospital and health system CIOs to know.
CEO and COO named as leaders to know among nonprofit hospital and health systems.
Faith Regional's Chief Information Officer, Brian Sterud, was featured in a Becker's Hospital Review article on what it takes to be a Most Wired Hospital.
Faith Regional is just one of 4 acute care hospitals in Nebraska to receive a 4 out of 5-star overall rating on Medicare.Gov Hospital Compare.
HIMSS Analytics honors Faith Regional with Stage 6 Recognition.
Mark Dietz, MD, MBA, has joined Faith Regional Health Services as the new Chief Medical Officer.
Faith Regional has been recognized by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer a heart attack.
Faith Regional Infection Preventionist, Laura Hoogestraat, RN, is one of three in Nebraska Recognized with the NICN Distinguished Service Award.
Fourteen area students were recently awarded scholarships to recognize their time given as volunteers at Faith Regional Health Services.
Two Faith Regional volunteers share why they volunteer and impact volunteering has had on their lives.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska announced that Faith Regional Health Services has received the Blue Cross Distinction Center+ for Maternity Care designation.
Herbert Feidler, MD, and G. Tom Surber, MD, were both awarded Lifetime Achievement awards by Faith Regional Health Services.
Faith Regional's Senior Vice President and COO was recognized by Becker's Hospital Review as one of 130 women hospital and health system leaders to know.
Faith Regional Volunteer Services presented a $75,000 donation to Faith Regional's Foundation to benefit the hospital. The money was raised throughout 2015.
Mark Klosterman, FACHE, CMPE, named one of Becker's Hospital Review's 130 nonprofit hospital and health system CEOs to know.
The first phase of Faith Regional's surgery expansion project is completed.
Lin Pu, MS, PT, a Faith Regional physical therapist, was recognized by the Nebraska Hospital Association with "The Caring Kind" award.
Faith Regional has achieved designation as an accredited Chest Pain Center (CPC) by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care (SCPC),
A successful hand replantation was performed at Faith Regional Health Services on a 19-year old patient after a jet skiing accident in Grand Island.
Read how Lovercheck benefited from a class offered right here at Faith Regional Health Services to help cancer survivors work through fears.
Faith Regional Health Services has planned extensively for the change to ICD-10 to ensure patients receive the best service possible.
A team from Nucor joined representatives from Faith Regional at the Carson Cancer Center to present a check to benefit the Hope Fund.
The Hope Fund, part of Faith Regional Foundation, helps fund products and services needed by cancer patients and survivors.
Faith Regional Health Services acts to protect patients, staff and addresses concerns about picket rally.
This is the final installment of three articles ran by the Norfolk Daily News on Faith Regional's plans for the future in the ever-changing world of healthcare.
This is the secon installment of three articles ran by the Norfolk Daily News on Faith Regional's plans for the future in the ever-changing world of healthcare.
This is the first installment of three articles ran by the Norfolk Daily News on Faith Regional's plans for the future in the ever-changing world of healthcare.
Faith Regional has been named Most Wired for the 3rd year in a row.
Eighth annual Landon Bos Memorial Bicycle Rodeo teaches kids bicycle safety.
Red and White rosters for the 3rd Annual All-Star Game have been released. Faith Regional Health Services is once again the Classic's Title Sponsor.
Race registration is now open for the 2015 Laugh-and-a-half-marathon to be held on Saturday, June 13 in Norfolk, Nebraska.
After suffering a stroke, patient expresses gratitude for the therapists who helped her through the recovery process.
The coaches and officials for the 2015 Northeast Nebraska All-Star Football Classic have been revealed.
Faith Regional’s Emergency Operation Planning Committee began addressing the need for an Ebola Preparedness Plan to be put in place at the hospital.
Representatives of the Laugh-and-a-half-marathon presented Faith Regional Health Services with a check totaling $13,445 in proceeds from this year's event.
Dr. Tristan Hartzell and a 13-member medical team performed a successful five finger and partial hand replantation surgery on July 24, 2014.
Fawad Chaudry, M.D., has been elected to Fellowship in the American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST).
Faith Regional has been recognized for utilizing information technology to better connect with patients and providers.
A total of 17 patient contacts were treated at Faith Regional Health Services following the tornadoes in northeast Nebraska. Today, three remain hospitalized.
Faith Regional Health Services held a news conference at 8:00 p.m. CST and has released audio statements related to the tornado activity in Northeast Nebraska.
Faith Regional recently appointed new President and CEO.
Faith Regional Health Services Hospice volunteer, Holly Kolm of Norfolk, was selected as Hospice Volunteer of the Year.
Faith Regional hosted its seventh annual Landon Bos Memorial Bicycle Rodeo on Saturday, May 17. This year, over 200 kids attended.
The Northeast Nebraska Woodcarvers Club donated 32 hand-made crosses and birds to Faith Regional Health Services Home Health and Hospice.
Faith Regional is one of only four hospitals in Nebraska recognized for its achievement in the measures sets: heart attack, pneumonia and surgical care.
Faith Regional has developed a comprehensive system for rapid diagnosis and treatment of stroke patients admitted to the emergency department.
Faith Regional is recognized for commitment and success in implementing excellent care for stroke patients, according to evidence-based guidelines.
Faith Regional is awarded for its commitment to delivering the best health care possible to people living in Nebraska.
Faith Regional is recognized for its commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of stroke care.
Faith Regional is one of only 87 hospitals to receive a VHA Leadership Award for surgical care.