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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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Health/Medical
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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Health/Medical
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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Health/Medical
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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Health/Medical
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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Health/Medical
8:23 am
Tue September 23, 2014

Nebraska doctors ID experimental Ebola drug used

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska doctors treating an American aid worker battling Ebola have identified the experimental drug they used.

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Health/Medical
6:06 am
Thu September 18, 2014

Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital's Omaha Campus

Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital broke ground earlier this month on a new 110-bed hospital campus in west Omaha.

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Health/Medical
3:34 pm
Wed September 17, 2014

NMC officials optimistic American doctor with Ebola will make full recovery

Dr. Rick Sacra has been treated in the biocontainment unit at Nebraska Medical Center since September 5th.

An American doctor being treated at Nebraska Medical Center after contracting Ebola is expected to make a full recovery.

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Health/Medical
8:23 am
Tue September 16, 2014

Ebola patient in Omaha continues improving

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska doctors treating an American aid worker battling Ebola say he continued to improve over the weekend, but he is getting bored in his isolation room.

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Health/Medical
1:00 am
Mon September 15, 2014

Ebola Information Line working to reassure public

Douglas County Health Department officials say a hotline set up to answer questions about Ebola has worked well.

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