The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Esteban Coria

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, November 2019 After he graduated high school, Esteban Coria wasn’t sure what he wanted to do. He was sure of one thing though – he wanted to use his bilingual skills to help people communicate… Continue reading The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Esteban Coria

The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Dustin Pendergast

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, November 2019 Dustin Pendergast never really thought about pursuing a career in health care. He did, however, always know he wanted to be in information technology (IT). With that goal in mind, Pendergast went to… Continue reading The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Dustin Pendergast

The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Roberta Miksch

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, October 2019 Roberta Miksch is the Platte County Lifestyle Coalition coordinator and a Complete Health Improvement Program facilitator at Columbus Community Hospital (CCH). The Platte County Lifestyle Coalition (PCLC) is a local coalition made up… Continue reading The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Roberta Miksch

The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Shannon Schneider

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, October 2019 Shannon Schneider was always interested in the medical field. However, she hadn’t planned on becoming a phlebotomist until a little help from her sister pushed her in that direction. Schneider is now the… Continue reading The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Shannon Schneider

The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Jerrad Swanson

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, October 2019 Hospitals aren’t just made up of doctors and nurses. It takes many people with a variety of skills and training to ensure hospitals are able to care for patients well. For example, the… Continue reading The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Jerrad Swanson

The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Mandy Lauck

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, October 2019 Mandy Lauck, marketing and community benefit specialist at Columbus Community Hospital (CCH), grew up around the health care field. Her role model, her mom, worked in health care as a certified nursing assistant… Continue reading The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Mandy Lauck

The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Jennifer Wieck

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, October 2019 When most people think of health care, they think of doctors and nurses. What they often don’t realize is that it takes a whole host of people with a variety of skills to… Continue reading The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Jennifer Wieck

Nightlife review: Red Lion Lounge offers retro vibes and classic cocktails

By Ashley Strehle Hartman / World-Herald correspondent Published in the Omaha World-Herald, Oct. 14, 2019 Red Lion Lounge Where: 3802 Farnam St., Omaha 68131 Hours: 3 p.m. to 12 a.m., Monday to Thursday; 3 p.m. to 2 a.m., Friday and Saturday; 12 p.m. to 10 p.m., Sunday Information: 402-933-8686 or redlionlounge.com *** In general, I’m not one who wants… Continue reading Nightlife review: Red Lion Lounge offers retro vibes and classic cocktails

The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Nursing: Amy Soulliere

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, September 2019 Amy Soulliere, BSN, RN, was drawn to a career in health care because of the job security it provides. She stays in the career because it offers variety and endless opportunities for learning.… Continue reading The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Nursing: Amy Soulliere

The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Dean Bierman

By Ashley Strehle Hartman, freelance writer for Columbus Community Hospital  – Columbus, Nebraska Published on the Columbus Community Hospital website, September 2019 Dean Bierman has always wanted to be of service to others. That’s what he loves about his first career in education and it’s what led him to his new position on the security… Continue reading The Importance of Caring – My Journey into Health Care: Dean Bierman