Spring | Summer 2013
In the 1970s, an average patient was touched by approximately 2.5 health care professionals during an inpatient visit in the hospital. Today, that same patient is seen by an average of 17 health care professionals.
Spring | Summer 2010
Described in news releases as “an exciting time,” the fall of 1997 signaled the dawn of a unique, new version of healthcare delivery in metropolitan Omaha and the region.
Spring | Summer 2009
Angelica Tellgren, RN, learned the magnitude of being a nurse at The Nebraska Medical Center in a very unlikely place.
Spring | Summer 2008
An unplanned trip to the emergency room is not what most of us would consider a “memorable experience.” But when you can take an otherwise forgettable experience and turn it into a positive one, that’s something to remember. That’s what The Nebraska Medical Center did for one young couple recently confronted with a medical emergency while traveling through the state to see family over the holidays.
Fall | Winter 2006
After a particularly exhausting week during his training to be a transplant surgeon, Byers Shaw Jr., MD, could think of only one way to relax. An aviation enthusiast since his teens and a pilot for many years, Dr. Shaw knew that getting off the ground would be the best way to lift his spirits.