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Accreditations & Awards

  • Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards.
    • Joint Commission, Gold Seal of Approval, Heart Failure
      • First and only nationally certified program of its kind in the state of Nebraska
    • Joint Commission, Disease-Specific Care (DSC) program, Gold Seal of Approval, Advanced Certification, Ventricular Assist Device
  • Dr. Brian Lowes, MD, PhD is the medical director of the Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantation Program and he is a professor and Angle Chair of Cardiology . He is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in this specialty.
  • Joint Commission Certified for Cardiac Transplant
  • The Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) Society of Chest Pain Centers accreditation process ensures centers meet or exceed quality-of-care measures in acute cardiac medicine.
    • Cycle III Chest Pain Center accreditation
  • Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Echocardiography Laboratories (ICAEL) credentialed labs and trained Cardiology and ACLS certified nurses.
  • American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) credentials sonographers.
  • Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories (ICAVL) has been granted to The Nebraska Medical Center.
  • American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehab accreditation has been granted to The Nebraska Medical Center.
  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine recognizes The Nebraska Medical Center.