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Employment Opportunity Panhandle Public Health District is seeking a Community Planner-Performance Management Coordinator to work between the three office locations of Hemingford, Bridgeport and Scottsbluff. Master's in Public Health preferred, but consideration will be given to Bachelor's with experience. Click here for complete job description and click here for an application. Submit cover letter, application and resume to Erin Sorensen, POB 337, Hemingford, NE 69348. Submission deadline is November 30, 2015.

Fall is the perfect time to enjoy all of the fruits and veggies of the season!  Everything pumpkin is upon us!  It’s easy to buy canned pumpkin, but consider making your own pumpkin puree with a many nutritional benefits, it’s richer and creamier than the canned, and the taste can’t be beat.  Look for easy recipes on the Fruit and Veggies More Matter website. Click here for more information.  

Governor's Wellness Award We are very excited to honor five of the 43 recipients of the Governor’s Wellness Award at the Panhandle Safety & Wellness Conference and Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, September 22 at the Gering Civic Center.  The following organizations from this region are being honored for developing and implementing successful workplace wellness programs:

·         Box Butte General Hospital
·         Chadron Community Hospital
·         Cirrus House
·         Educational Service Unit #13
·         Western Nebraska Community College

Click here to view the full release issued by Governor Ricketts. Click here for see the brochure. To register click on the image above.

Preventing Suicide: Reaching Out and Saving Lives. Persons throughout the Panhandle have the opportunity participate in the annual Out of the Darkness Community Walks in Alliance, Sidney, Scottsbluff and Chadron. The walk’s primary goal is to raise awareness of the devastating effects of suicide and to raise funds for local and national suicide prevention and awareness programs. Click here for more information. Click here to register for a walk near you.

To find out how Funding Public Health protects our communities and kids,saves lives . . . and saves money click here.

 Updated November 9, 2015

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