Services

Bluestem Health, formerly People's Health Center, offers medical, dental, and behavioral health services for the entire community, regardless of insurance status.

As a healthcare home for all patients, we accept all major types of insurance and we also offer a sliding fee discount to serve the underinsured and uninsured. As a Federally Qualified Health Center, our qualified providers consistently achieve the highest standards of care for all of our patients, and we provide these quality services to anyone in our community.

Bluestem Health Main Clinic
1021 N. 27th Street

  Derrick Anderson,  MD ,  Family Physician

Derrick Anderson, MDFamily Physician

  Horacio Alvarez Ramirez,  MD, Family Medicine

Horacio Alvarez Ramirez, MD, Family Medicine

  Teresa Lewis-Hunt,  APRN-NP, Family Nurse Practitioner

Teresa Lewis-Hunt, APRN-NP, Family Nurse Practitioner

  Nicole Wilford,  APRN-NP, Family Nurse Practitioner

Nicole Wilford, APRN-NP, Family Nurse Practitioner

  Michele Overhalser,  APRN - NP, Family Nurse Practitioner

Michele Overhalser, APRN - NP, Family Nurse Practitioner

  Erica Peterson,  MD, Pediatrician

Erica Peterson, MD, Pediatrician

 
 

Bluestem Health Thompson Clinic
2222 S 16th St, Ste. 435

  Marissa Ebel,  APRN - NP, Family Nurse Practitioner

Marissa Ebel, APRN - NP, Family Nurse Practitioner

  Michael Israel,  MD, Family Medicine

Michael Israel, MD, Family Medicine

 
 

Health 360
2301 O Street

  Sarah Castillo,  MD

Sarah Castillo, MD

  Kelley Hanau,  APRN - NP, Family Nurse Practitioner

Kelley Hanau, APRN - NP, Family Nurse Practitioner

  Erin Simanic,  APRN - NP, Family Nurse Practitioner

Erin Simanic, APRN - NP, Family Nurse Practitioner

  Helen Trotter,  APRN, PMHNP

Helen Trotter, APRN, PMHNP


Bluestem Health Administration
2246 O St

This location is home to our Patient Support Specialist, Diabetes Educators and our Administration team.

Health 360
2301 O Street

  Brenda Merideth,  LIMHP, MSW

Brenda Merideth, LIMHP, MSW

 
 
 

Dental

We provide primary dental services to the community including exams, routine cleanings, fillings, and emergency dental care.

Bluestem Health Main Clinic
1021 N. 27th Street

  Layusiana Ciobanu,  DDS

Layusiana Ciobanu, DDS

  John Kuvetakis,  DDS

John Kuvetakis, DDS

  Wendy Ohnoutka,  RDH Dental Hygienist

Wendy Ohnoutka, RDH Dental Hygienist

  Arathi Reddy,  DMD

Arathi Reddy, DMD


Health 360
2301 O Street

  Cynthia Carlson,  RDH Dental Hygienist

Cynthia Carlson, RDH Dental Hygienist

 
 
 

Support Services

Bluestem Health has a dedicated staff that focuses solely on helping visitors access the healthcare coverage they need. Our staff can assist you and your family to enroll in programs such as Medicaid, SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), ADC (Aid to Dependent Children), Child Care Support, and more recently added care options like Open Enrollment through the Health Insurance Exchange.

Through a partnership with Legal Aid of Nebraska, Bluestem Health also offers support services for those who may need legal assistance.