Press Release - CHI Health, Omaha, Nebraska (NE)
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Heart procedure new to Nebraska shows promise in aiding blood flow (Omaha.com)
Open-heart surgery wasn’t an option for Kathleen Kolterman, whose faulty heart valve was allowing her blood to flow backward into her heart and lungs.
09/02/2014
New Option for Patients Facing Sudden Cardiac Arrest
Dr. Couchonnal is the only physician in Omaha performing this life-saving procedure.
05/23/2014
Heart Patient: “I tried to do too much ”
Trisha Newell figured if she called 9-1-1 she'd be fine by the time the ambulance arrived. So she didn't call. She waited instead.
02/27/2014
Heart Attack at Age 41
Doug Schroder ignored the warning signs.
02/21/2014
Taking Warning Signs to Heart
After a major health scare, Doug Wilcox is learning to live heart smart.
02/10/2014
Surviving Three Strokes, One Heart Attack & Cancer
It's safe to say Roger Alger has been through a lot in the past few years.
12/10/2013
From Heart Attack to 150-pound Weight Loss
Three years have passed since Ellen suffered a heart attack and she has lost 150 pounds.
08/28/2013
Medical Screening: Heart Stress Tests
Alegent Creighton Clinic’s Michelle Benes, M.D., talks about the reasons you may need a heart stress test.
05/07/2013
How to Fix a Hole in the Heart
Mike missed out on years of quality time with his wife and daughter, all thanks to three undiagnosed holes in his heart
03/20/2013
Reina's Silent Heart Attack
Heart attack symptoms can be different for women including such as dizziness, nausea, neck and jaw pain, shortness of breath and extreme fatigue.
02/25/2013
TAVR - complex heart-value procedure – saves patient 02/18/2013
Eating out? Do it heart-healthy
Check out these clever ways to eat healthier, especially when you’re not the chef.
02/18/2013
Young mom suffers heart attack
Young mother suffers a heart attack just days after giving birth.
02/12/2013
Three ways to manage atrial fibrillation
Atrial fibrillation is one of the most common heart rhythm disturbances, but some people have no clue that they have it.
02/02/2013
Alegent Creighton Health aces cardio accreditation (NonParielOnline.com)
Alegent Creighton Health is the only health system in the world to be accredited for chest pain and heart failure and certified in atrial fibrillation
01/08/2013
In first ever, hospitals accredited in 3 heart areas (Omaha.com)
Alegent Creighton Health is the only health system in the world to be accredited for chest pain and heart failure and certified in atrial fibrillation
01/07/2013
Alegent Creighton Health Makes History (KETV.com)
Alegent Creighton Health is the only health system in the world to be accredited for chest pain and heart failure and certified in atrial fibrillation
01/07/2013
911 Director Surprised to Find Himself Calling 911
Larry was the last person to think he would be would be calling 911.
12/21/2012
Milestone TAVR heart procedure restores quality of life for patients
Alegent Creighton Health is the only location in Omaha to perform the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) procedure.
11/01/2012
Salt: What you should know
The battle of the bulging belt line is challenging enough, but an assault on salt may prove even tougher.
06/21/2012
Top ratings for Alegent Health Heart & Vascular Institute
Our cardiac surgery program is one of the best in the nation. But don’t just take our word for it. The numbers show it loud and clear.
03/21/2012
Warning: Your heart is talking to you
We’re all familiar with the Hollywood heart attack: the middle-aged man clutching his chest in pain as he drops to the ground. But is that reality?
03/08/2012
Hybrid Operating Room Twice As Nice
A new operating room allows patients to undergo two procedures in the same setting on the same day.
12/09/2011
New Operating Room Features Shorter Stays, Faster Recoveries 08/09/2011
Heart Healthy Recipe: Rice Taco Salad 07/19/2011
Living With Diabetes
It's a silent disease...because the symptoms can seem so harmless. Diabetes is very real, and affects every patient differently.
07/19/2011
Heart Healthy Recipe: Pork Chops with Orange Mustard Sauce 06/16/2011
Do Fruits and Veggies Fill Your Plate? 06/03/2011
Heart Healthy Recipe: Strawberries and Cream Cheese
A sweet, simple, low-sodium dessert for a picnic or snacking.
05/16/2011
Chest Pain Centers: Answers to keep you alive
Pain and pressure in the chest could mean anything -- from a bad case of indigestion to a potentially fatal blockage in your heart.
05/13/2011
Heart Healthy Recipe: Mandarin Couscous Salad
IF you are looking for something different for a spring potluck or maybe Easter dinner, try this salad.
04/11/2011
Heart Health from the Grassroots 03/15/2011
Kiss Me, I’m Irish Heart Healthy 03/15/2011
5 Steps to a Healthier Heart 02/14/2011
Heart Attack at 37 02/11/2011
Fixing a Tight Valve 02/04/2011
Recipe of the Month: Chili Spiced Chicken 01/18/2011
Five Tips: Healthier Eating in 2011 01/18/2011
An Option for Survival 01/11/2011
Simple Snack for the Holidays 12/20/2010
Holiday Eatings: Crustless Pumpkin Pie 11/20/2010
'Code Chill' Helps Save Cardiac Patients
Cardiac arrest patients are given a better shot at recovery through Alegent Health's
11/18/2010
Nurse Confident As Co-workers Treat Dad for Heart Attack 11/18/2010
Tailgating Can Be Healthy 10/21/2010
Hometown gal returns to practice cardiology 08/26/2010
Time Equals Muscle: Quick Action Saves A Father’s Life
An indoor camping adventure with his boys ends with pain shooting down then 39-year-old Brad Stover’s arms.
05/06/2010
St. Patrick’s Day: The Heart Healthy Way 03/04/2010
Alegent Health Clinic Offers Help for Chronic Heartburn 02/08/2010
Minimally Invasive Surgery - WOWT HealthCheck 02/08/2010
A Cardiology Quiz - Myths Versus Facts 02/08/2010
Heart Attack Web Chat: Get answers today to save precious time during an attack 01/27/2010