Health Care

A public-private partnership could be used to fund a new VA hospital in Omaha.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha could get a $136 million medical facility built next to the ailing veterans hospital if a public-private initiative is carried through.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Six states have filed a new lawsuit against the Obama administration over the Affordable Care Act.

A new health clinic in Omaha focuses on the specific needs of teenagers and young adults.

The “2016 in 2016 Enrollment Campaign” is an effort to enroll or renew more than 2000 people in health care coverage this month.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad met with a top federal official in Washington to promote Iowa's Medicaid privatization effort, which has come under scrutiny over the speed of the transition.

UNMC students, faculty get up close with new medical technology

Oct 21, 2015

3D and virtual reality technology could be part of future training at UNMC.

Iowa Mission of Mercy brings free dental care to Council Bluffs

Sep 11, 2015

As many as two thousand people could receive free dental care Friday and Saturday at an event in Council Bluffs.

The dean of UNMC’s College of Public Health says the state of Nebraska has work to do to improve health and well-being.

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The health insurance companies picked to manage Iowa's $4.2 billion Medicaid program are promising to create hundreds of jobs in the state in the coming months.

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