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Dr. Melvin Campbell

Hometown : Ainsworth, NE.
Med School Degree: University of Nebraska College of Medicine-1974
Residency: Southwestern Michigan Area Health Education Center-1977-Internal Medicine Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine-Sept. 1983
Fellow: American College of Physicians-1998
Education-Teaching: Clinical Instructor-Michigan State University 1976-77
Clinical Intructor-Western Michigan University-1976-77
Clinical Intructor-University of South Dakota College of Medicine-1977-78
Clinical Instructor of Nebraska College of Medicine-1978-86
Joined Staff: 1978 to present
Married: 2 children
Civic Activities and Hobbies: Choir Director-United Methodist Church,
Medical Supervisor-Brown County and Keya Paha County Ambulance Associations,
Performs in Annual Christmas Pageant,
Horses, hunting and fishing, plays in Instrumental Music Group

Dawn Nahrstedt-Family Nurse Practitioner

Hometown: Bassett
NEMed School Degree: Creighton University Omaha NE -Bachelor of Science-Nursing-2000
Creighton University –Omaha NE- Master of Science Nursing -2006
Board Certification: American Nurses Credentialing Center Family Nurse Practitioner, Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
Prof. Organizations: NNA, ANA, NNP, AANP, AAHPM, NHPCOJoined Staff: 2012
Married: 3 children
Civic Activities and hobbies: Attends St Marys Episcopal Church, Bassett Chamber of Commerce member, and Patron of Bassett Arts Council
Hobbies: ,running, camping, fishing, hunting, hiking, skiing (water and snow), reading and travel.

Jacob Runyan-Physician Assistant

Hometown: Ainsworth (Graduated Ainsworth High School in 2006)
Undergraduate Schooling:  Chadron State College; Received Bachelors of Science in Human Biology with Minor in Chemistry December 2010; graduating with honors (Cum Laude).
PA School:  Idaho State University; Received Masters of Science in Physician Assitant Studies Aug 2013.  *Completed clinical rotations in Psychiatry, OB/GYN, Inpatient, Outpatient, Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics, Surgery, and an elective in Urgent Care.
Board Certified: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assitant; ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support; BLS (Basic Life Support).
Professional Organizations:  AAPA, IAPA, NAPA
Civic Activities:  Attends Ainsworth Zion Luthern Church
Hobbies:  Fishing, bow hunting/bow fishing, snowboarding, camping/backpacking and is an avid member of the Nebraska Bowhunter's Association.

For more information, please contact:

Brown County Hospital
945 E. Zero St.
Ainsworth, NE 69210
(402)387-2800