Long-Term HIV Survivor Credits Positive Attitude, Dr. Dworak With Continued Health

December 19, 2016

Leslie, a patient of Dr. Alex Dworak at OneWorld Community Health Centers, is a middle-aged man with an impressive background. His resume boasts a bachelor’s degree, an MBA, a Master of Divinity degree, a Doctor of Divinity degree, a Ph.D. in romance languages and literatures, and an unfinished degree in Germanic languages and literatures. At […]

United Way Grant Helps Promotoras Spread the Word

OneWorld’s promotora program has proven to be effective at increasing health care access and disease prevention within minority populations in Sarpy and Dodge counties, and now, a United Way grant will allow the program to expand into Douglas County. Promotoras are peers and community members who connect with their neighbors, families, friends and communities to […]

Reach Out and Read With OneWorld

At OneWorld, every time a child (from six months to age 5) attends a well-child checkup, the child’s family receives a developmentally and culturally appropriate book, and medical providers work to incorporate literacy into the exam. During pediatric exams, doctors and nurses speak with parents about the importance of reading aloud to children. Reach Out […]

Cervical Health Awareness Month: Screenings Help Prevent Cervical Cancer

According to the National Cervical Cancer Coalition, each year in the United States, nearly 13,000 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer, and more than 4,000 of these women die as a result. While cervical cancer can usually be detected through screenings (pap and HPV tests) and prevented with vaccines, not everyone has access to these […]

March of Dimes Helps OneWorld Grow Healthy Babies

November 28, 2016

OneWorld’s Centering Pregnancy Program was started with funds from the March of Dimes Nebraska Chapter and brings together pregnant women with babies due around the same time. This group prenatal program allows patients to relax and get to know each and their providers other on a much deeper and more meaningful level. Members of the […]

November Is National Diabetes Awareness Month

When OneWorld providers told Janbin, John, Juan Carlos and Roberto that they had diabetes, it was hard for each of them to believe. They didn’t feel any different than they did before they were diagnosed with the disease. Yet, it was important for each of them to take the disease seriously and manage it properly. […]

World AIDS Day: Dec. 1

Every year on Dec. 1, World AIDS Day allows people around the globe to come together in the fight against HIV, to support those living with AIDS, and to commemorate those who have died. Although we have made tremendous scientific and medical advances in the area of HIV/AIDS, there is still much work to be […]

Save the Date

If you need assistance enrolling in Medicaid or have insurance-related questions, please contact OneWorld’s enrollment and financial services staff at 402.502.8888 for help!

Video Contest: What Does Teen Friendly Healthcare Look like to you?

August 30, 2016

Calling all metro area teens! Are you looking for more ways to get involved in your community and have your voice heard? OneWorld Community Health Centers wants you to tell your healthcare story. What does teen friendly healthcare look like to you? We want to hear what you have to say, so send your video to […]

OneWorld to Inaugurate Patient Transportation Program

August 23, 2016

OneWorld Community Health Centers is excited to announce the launch of a new patient transportation program designed to give low-income patients easier access to OneWorld’s health care services. The program was officially launched on Aug. 17, 2016, with a ribbon cutting ceremony at OneWorld’s headquarters at the historic Livestock Exchange Campus in Omaha, 4920 S. […]

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