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2014 Archived Health News

State of Nebraska Certifies The Nebraska Medical Center as a Comprehensive Level Trauma Center

Published Date:09/12/2014

Less than one month after beginning to offer full-time trauma coverage, The Nebraska Medical Center has earned Comprehensive Level status with the State of Nebraska. State inspectors visited the medical center in July, just before it began offering 24/7 trauma care. Among the medical center’s strengths cited in the report: the development of a full-time pediatric trauma program, close working relationships with local rehabilitation facilities and regional education and outreach programs.

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UPDATE: Dr. Sacra Becomes Official Husker Fan

Published Date:09/09/2014

Doctors caring for Dr. Rick Sacra, the man who contracted the Ebola virus while treating patients in West Africa say his condition continues to improve.

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Quotes From Sept 7 Press Briefing With Doctors Caring For Patient With Ebola Virus

Published Date:09/08/2014

Phil Smith, MD, medical director of the biocontainment unit at The Nebraska Medical Center, and Angela Hewlett, MD associate medical director of the unit, shared some thoughts today about the patient’s progress, both medically and personally.

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