Health Education

Our Services

For patients at Bluestem Health, we offer healthy living and weight management counseling improve your overall health through our nutrition education services– free of charge to our patients. Our patient education team includes a Certified Diabetes Educator and Nutritionist, Chronic Disease Nurses, and a Licensed Practical Nurse that functions as our Community Health Worker.

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Our Certified Diabetes Educators work in partnership with your Bluestem Health provider to help you successfully manage all aspects of your diabetes, like eating healthfully, staying active, and reducing risk factors.

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We offer our patients extra support in managing their chronic illnesses. We spend time meeting with individual patients to offer education on treatments, talking about alternative therapies, and helping them understand their chronic disease so that they can make healthy lifestyle choices.

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At Bluestem Health in Lincoln, Nebraska, we believe breast is best. Breastfeed your baby if you are able. We are here to support you with breastfeeding and lactation consulting.

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Brad Meyer

Brad Meyer, FACMPE

Chief Executive Officer
Shane Ludwig

Shane Ludwig

Chief Operations Officer

Jacque Fanning, CPA, CGMA

Chief Financial Officer
Ashlee Dickinson

Ashlee Dickinson, MBA, CPSP

Chief Human Resources Officer

Michael Israel, MD

Chief Medical Officer

Andrew Shahan, MD

Deputy Medical Director

Rebecca Brodecky

Dental Clinic Manager
Horacio Alvarez Ramirez

Horacio Alvarez Ramirez, MD

Bich Chau

Bich Chau, MD

Family Medicine
Heather Kleeman

Heather Kleeman, DO

Family Medicine
Charles Kreshel, MD

Charles Kreshel, MD

Family Medicine

Erica Peterson, MD

Family Medicine | Pediatrician

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(402) 476-1455

(402) 476-1455

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