Medical

The Munroe-Meyer Institute at UNMC and the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services’ Nebraska Respite Program are looking for individuals across the state who are interested in being trained to provide respite care services.

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

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska could abandon its title as one of only two states without a program to monitor prescription painkillers.

A collaboration between researchers from UNMC and the University of Memphis recently published an article in the American Journal of Men’s Health.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska students will not be required get vaccinations against meningitis, despite senators who argue the disease is a public health concern.

Nebraska Medicine-Nebraska Medical Center is one of 60 hospitals nationwide taking part in a clinical trial for a new heart pump device.

The American Red Cross says blood and platelet donations are needed.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska health care experts are developing a program that will help hospitals and other facilities in the state continue reducing infections.

Thanks to a major donation from Ruth and Bill Scott, UNMC will expand its current Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center.

The Open Enrollment period for the Health Insurance Marketplace is underway and runs through January 31, 2016.

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