Nationally known speaker Joyce Simard will be speaking and providing training on a variety of subjects, including hospice care, bereavement, comfort care, and activity for people with all stages of dementia.
Continuously improving the quality of life for our residents, we want to increase family involvement and create many positive outcomes by implementing Namaste Care at Saunders Medical Center. Joyce’s passion for our seniors will help us to lovingly provide care for those facing advanced dementia.

Come join our nursing home residents for some fun during the month of October! Click to see our latest newsletter and calendar of events.

Lots of great free screenings to check your health are being offered! There are also reduced price optional screenings. Over 40 vendors. FREE LUNCH provided! Click for more details.

Join us Thursday, August 31 Noon-1pm at Union Bank Community Room in Wahoo, Nebraska.
RSVP Requested 402 443-1422

Donate the Gift of Life!
Donate the Gift of Life!

Help save lives by making an appointment to give blood—
Give blood Friday, August 25 from 9am-3pm at Saunders Medical Center.
Visit www.RedCrossBlood.Org to register!

If you are coming to donate, come to the main entrance and you will see signs:) Thank you for giving the gift of life!

It's time to order your Walk Run Fun t-shirts and get your friends together to walk together! 1, 2 mile or 5K Walk/Run at Lake Wanahoo | All Proceeds go to SHS Foundation Healthcare Scholarships | Registrations Due August 12 | Featuring a navy shirt with a fun bobber design!

Come enjoy the fellowship and learn about the Saunders Medical Center Auxiliary! Door prizes! Event at the Dr. John E Hansen, Jr Conference Center at SMC.

Happy 4th of July!
Happy 4th of July!

The Family Clinic will be OPEN Monday, July 3 from 7:30am - 6:30pm.
We will be closed on July 4 for the holiday and returning Wednesday, July 5 at 7:30 am.
Be Well.

Take a few seconds to watch this quick video on water safety with your family.

Please join us in Celebration of the LONGEST DAY to recognize all those who are affected by Alzheimer’s Disease. Help support the families and caregivers that stand by individuals during this journey while raising awareness about the disease.
• Wear purple
• Please get outside of SMC for a walk between 10-2 to show
your support
• All participants in the walk will receive a gift
• Pick up a word search at LTC and return it to have
your name entered into a drawing!

See this quick video to see an easy HANDS-ONLY video on how to save a life. This is the latest news that all of us should know to save a loved one!

It is time to register your team to play golf and support the Saunders Health Services Foundation! Deadline is fast approaching: Wednesday, June 7.

FREE Diabetes Education Class by Certified Diabetic Educator at SMC
FREE Diabetes Education Class by Certified Diabetic Educator at SMC

We encourage ANYONE interested to attend this FREE class. They can be a family member of someone with diabetes/spouse/caregiver, have pre-diabetes or diabetes, and anyone wanting to learn more.

What is Diabetes? Type 1 and Type 2
How to treat high and low sugar levels
Diet & Meal Planning
Monitoring your glucose at home
Maintaining overall health with diabetes
Medications & Exercise

FREE class. NO RSVP needed. Join us at the Board Room.
Held the 4th Monday of each month!

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
6:00-9:00 pm
Women age 40+ join us for Dinner & a Movie! Free Daycare. Optional exams. See poster for details!
Sponsored by 3 Rivers Public Health Department & Saunders Medical Center.

RSVP via Phone 866-727-5396 or Online Registration at

Visit the Hospital E-Greeting page to send your loved one a card. Show them that you're thinking of them even when you might not be able to visit them! This is a FREE service!