NHN Patient Resource Library
GENERAL HEALTH, PREVENTION AND SCREENING
Nebraska Health Network offers a number of educational resources to help you proactively manage your health.
Fall Risk Prevention
Falls can be devastating and according to the Centers for Disease Control, they are the leading cause of non-fatal injuries among adults. One out of every 10 falls causes a serious injury, such as a hip fracture or head injury, often requiring hospitalization. This educational resource reviews household modifications that can help reduce your risk of falls.
Daily Self Check Series
The NHN Daily Self Check Series guides patients on understanding their condition. At-a-glance, patients can see whether they are in the Green, Yellow or Red Zone and what the recommended next steps are.
Resources in the Daily Self Check series are available in English and Spanish and include:
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
- Congestive Heart Failure
Why am I sick? Virus or Bacteria
When you don't feel well, your top focus is getting better fast. Depending on your illness, taking an antibiotic may be just what you think you need to begin the healing process. Learn more about viruses and bacterial infections and when an antibiotic is most appropriate.
Determining What Level of Care is Best for Your Needs: A Guide to Care Options
When you need medical assistance, it can be difficult to know where to go. These NHN patient resources addresses some common symptoms that you may experience, and which level of care is most appropriate for you including primary care, urgent care or a trip to the emergency department.
Choosing a Provider: Resources for Medicare Beneficiaries
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