Health/Medical

Health/Medical
6:06 am
Wed February 25, 2015

Creighton University Medical Center Re-Certified Level 1 Trauma Designation

Creighton University Medical Center has been re-certified as a Level 1 trauma center.

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Health/Medical
12:24 pm
Fri February 20, 2015

More than 74,000 in Nebraska find coverage on exchange

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Federal officials say that more than 74,000 people in Nebraska have signed up for health care coverage on the federal exchange.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Fri February 20, 2015

CHI Renews Ties with Coventry Health Care and UnitedHealthcare

Last week, CHI Health and its provider-led clinically integrated network, UniNet, announced they have renewed their relationships with Coventry Health Care and United Healthcare.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Wed February 18, 2015

Keeping Seniors Healthy

Keeping seniors healthy and out of the hospital is the goal of Home Instead Senior Care’s latest public education program.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Mon February 16, 2015

Nebraska Sees an Uptick in Whooping Cough Cases

There were more than 200 cases of whooping cough in January reported in the state of Nebraska.

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Health/Medical
6:00 am
Fri February 13, 2015

Co-Opportunity Health No Longer Viable Plan in NE and IA

Co-Opportunity Health will no longer be offered to consumers in Nebraska and Iowa.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Thu February 12, 2015

UNMC Researchers Working to Protect Soldiers Against Nerve Agents

The Department of Defense’s Defense Threat Reduction Agency recently awarded UNMC researchers $1.9 million to develop a therapy to protect against nerve agents.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Wed February 4, 2015

The Adolescent Health Project seeks to reduce teen pregnancy and STD rates

The Adolescent Health Project was established by the Women’s Fund of Omaha in collaboration with some of its key not for profit funders and program providers.

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Health/Medical
5:17 am
Tue February 3, 2015

Officials report 215 cases of whooping cough in January

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska health officials say 215 cases of whooping cough were diagnosed in January alone.

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Health/Medical
7:36 am
Sat January 24, 2015

Official seeks to close insurance co-op in Iowa, Nebraska

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's top insurance official has asked a court to end a consumer-owned cooperative that was selling health insurance to residents in Iowa and Nebraska.

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