For the hearing impaired, closed-captioned television and a telecommunications device (TTY) for the telephone are available. Please contact your nurse if you need one of these devices.
Cell phone use
Cellular phone use is permitted throughout Nebraska Medicine facilities except within three feet of a Sensor-Medic Oscillator Ventilator. Warning signs are placed on the ventilators and at the entrances to the areas they are used.
Dial *9. At the dial tone, dial the local number with the area code. You are not charged for local phone calls.
Long distance calls
Dial *90 and the operator will help you.
Collect calls cannot be accepted at the hospital.
Calling cards and pay phones
Calling cards and pay phones are located in various public areas throughout the hospital.
Helpful phone numbers
Patient Registration/Access Services (admitting)
Billing - Hospital
Gift Shop - University Tower
Gift Shop - Clarkson Tower
Nebraska House (lodging)
Pastoral care (chaplain)
Patient room information
402.552.3344 or 402.559.4144