Prevention and Community Health


    The Boone County Health Center's Prevention and Community Health Services department is dedicated to promoting health and well-being among patients and community members of all ages. Services are provided within The Hospital's six-county service area.

    Services Include:

    • Participation in are health fairs
    • Know Your Numbers
    • Onsite flu vaccination clinics
    • Flu shot convenient clinic
    • A variety of exercise and wellness classes taught by the Health Center's Exercise Physiologists, Abbie Nelson and Melissa Berger
    • Pilates Class, taught by the Health Center's Exercise Physiologist, Abbie Nelson
    • Car seat safety education for parents, including a car seat check for all new parents before they leave the hospital with their baby, provided by Certified Car Seat Technician, Nicole Levander)
    • High school career assistance

    Know Your Numbers health screenings held annually in the fall include:

    • Testing for diabetes
    • Lipids (cholesterol)
    • Kidney function
    • Liver
    • Anemia
    • Infection
    • Thyroid
    • Prostate
    For more information, contact Nicole Levander at 402.395.3165 or