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Immanuel Pathways

Immanuel Pathways

You’ve spent a lifetime building your home. It’s where you’re comfortable. Relaxed. At your best. There, surrounded by memories is where you want to be, and we want you to continue living there as long as possible. Our Immanuel Pathways program brings the care to you; in your home and in the PACE® Center, so all your needs are met.

Immanuel Pathways programs brings care to you, in your home an din the PACE centers

This non-profit Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE®) offers a complete health plan for eligible individuals. Our comprehensive team of health-care professionals manages not only your well-being but also your connection to the community and the life you’ve made in your home. It’s a more personal and complete way of getting health care.


Immanuel Pathways currently serves seniors in three areas:

Eastern Nebraska in select zip codes of Douglas, Sarpy, Cass, Dodge, Saunders and Washington counties.

Southwest Iowa: in Mills, Harrison and Pottawattamie counties.

Central Iowa: in Boone, Dallas, Jasper, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Polk, Story and Warren counties.

Omaha, Nebraska

Omaha, Nebraska Interested in enrollment?
Deb Marasco
(402) 512-6199
5755 Sorensen Parkway
Omaha, NE 68152

Southwest Iowa

Southwest Iowa Interested in enrollment?
Philip Rossi
(712) 227-6440
1702 North 16th Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51501

Central Iowa

Central Iowa Interested in enrollment?
Diana Hiatt
(515) 512-4908
7700 Hickman Road
Windsor Heights, IA 50324

Care & Services

We want you to live in your home for as long as possible. To accomplish that goal, we provide a wide range of care to help you remain active and healthy. We encourage and cover preventative care, as well as all the services covered by Medicare and Medicaid as authorized by our Interdisciplinary Team.

Immanuel Pathways is a provider-sponsored health plan, which means you’ll work with your PACE® primary care providers and specialists to make decisions about your health care. It is your decision, and we’re here to make it happen.

Some of the many services include:

  • Therapeutic and Recreational Center Services
  • Transportation to the PACE® Center and medical appointments
  • Home Care
  • Primary Care
  • Prescription Drugs
  • Emergency Services
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Dentistry
  • Social Services
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Hospital Care
  • Nursing Home Care


  • You may enroll in Immanuel Pathways if you meet the following:
  • You are 55 years or older.
  • You live in an Immanuel Pathways service area.
  • You are assessed to meet nursing facility level of care.
  • You are able to live safely in the community with the support of Immanuel Pathways services.


Immanuel Pathways charges no deductibles or copayments for any drug, service or care approved by the PACE® Interdisciplinary Team.

If you are eligible for Medicaid and Medicare, you pay no premium for the Immanuel Pathways services.

If you are eligible for Medicaid only, you pay no premium for Immanuel Pathways services.

If you are eligible for Medicare only, you will be charged a monthly premium for the program, which includes Medicare Part D.

If you are not eligible for Medicare or Medicaid, Immanuel Pathways staff will discuss a private pay rate with you.

PACE® participants may be fully and personally liable for the costs of unauthorized or out-of-PACE® program agreement services. Emergency services are covered.

PACE Center News

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Aug 19, 2020

Gifts to Give

Immanuel Pathways participant brings out her sewing maching as a way to give back. 

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Apr 30, 2019

Smile Squad Hits the Road!

Bringing dental care to people at home, Immanuel Pathways hosted the Smile Squad, a mobile service helping seniors maintain health. 

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Senator Tony Vargas Visits Immanuel Pathways
Mar 11, 2019

Senator Tony Vargas Visits Immanuel Pathways

We were honored to receive a visit from Senator Tony Vargas today at Immanuel Pathways in Omaha.

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Teresa Batten, Executive Director, Pathways Southwest Iowa
Teresa Batten
Executive Director, Pathways Southwest Iowa

Being a part of the PACE program is very rewarding for a health care professional. The services provided by the program assist in keeping participants in their homes while providing them with socialization. Many participants speak of PACE as their “home’ or “family”.

Andrea Thome, Executive Director, Pathways Central Iowa
Andrea Thome
Executive Director, Pathways Central Iowa

Immanuel truly embodies its mission of “Christ centered services to seniors, the community, and each other”.  The true experience of working with an interdisciplinary team can be found at Immanuel Pathways as we work to improve the health and wellbeing of Seniors in Central Iowa.

Pr. Jodi Wangsness, PACE Pastor/Counselor
Pr. Jodi Wangsness
PACE Pastor/Counselor

I see people transformed every month. Folks who have been isolated in their homes become new people after meeting new friends and finding a place where they can belong.

Dr. Adam Vossen
Dr. Adam Vossen
Pathways Medical Director

With the PACE program we are able to provide our participants with the type of medical care I always wanted to be a part of, but never thought possible.

Mark Hadlund, Participant Since 2014
Mark Hadlund
Participant Since 2014

Everyone is so helpful. I like everything; I really do!

Judith Hansen, Participant since 2014
Judith Hansen
Participant Since 2014

What surprised me most was that the program was faith based and the loving care that is provided. We are not treated like patients, we are treated like family and that is a big thing.

Annie Mae Cooper, Participant since 2013
Annie Mae Cooper
Participant since 2013

Some have family, some don’t have family; but when you come here, we all have family. You can’t be anywhere better than this. They will help you in every way that you can be helped.

Jeannie McIntosh, Participant since 2015
Jeannie McIntosh
Participant since 2015

I enjoy the games and prizes. Also, the information that I have been given.

Marie Johnson, Participant since 2015
Marie Johnson
Participant since 2015

Everyone is so friendly. When I’m on the bus and we drive up to the front of the center, we all say “we’re home!” because it really feels like home.