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8:10 am
Mon October 6, 2014

Another American with Ebola being treated in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An American photojournalist who contracted Ebola while working in Liberia has arrived in Omaha for treatment.

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1:59 pm
Fri October 3, 2014

NBC cameraman with Ebola to be treated at Nebraska Medical Center

A 33-year-old cameraman for NBC who contracted Ebola in Liberia will be treated at Nebraska Medical Center.

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6:06 am
Tue September 30, 2014

Flu Vaccine Clinics in Full Swing at VNA

This year’s flu vaccine is a quadrivalent, with four strains of vaccines instead of the usual three.

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8:15 am
Mon September 29, 2014

Three-year program to address health disparities in Omaha's African-American community

Creighton University and four community partners have received a grant for programs to reduce health disparities in Omaha's African-American community.

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1:48 pm
Fri September 26, 2014

2 Omaha hospital workers fired over privacy issue

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Omaha hospital that treated an American aid worker infected with Ebola has fired two workers accused of violating the man's privacy by looking at his medical file.

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1:20 pm
Fri September 26, 2014

Prescription drug take-back day Saturday

More than 780,000 pounds of unwanted, unused, or expired prescription drugs were turned in during drug take-back days nationwide in April.

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11:28 am
Fri September 26, 2014

Massachusetts doctor cleared of Ebola is home

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts doctor who is one of three American aid workers successfully treated after contracting the Ebola virus in West Africa said Friday that as soon as he came down with a fever and chills on Aug. 29 he feared he had the disease.

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11:40 am
Thu September 25, 2014

Massachusetts doctor cleared of Ebola, released from Nebraska Medical Center

Dr. Rick Sacra spent 20 days in the Nebraska Medical Center's biocontainment unit.
Credit Nebraska Medical Center

A Massachusetts doctor has recovered from Ebola and been released from the Nebraska Medical Center’s biocontainment unit.

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9:18 am
Thu September 25, 2014

Iowa, Nebraska medical records networks linked

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Officials say Iowa and Nebraska medical records networks have been connected so records can be quickly shared over a secure link.

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1:03 pm
Tue September 23, 2014

UNMC, Nebraska Medical Center expanding two campuses

UNMC and the Nebraska Medical Center are expanding their midtown and Village Pointe campuses.

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