Press Release - CHI Health, Omaha, Nebraska (NE)
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Doctor Almost Misses her own Wedding Reception
She was supposed to leave in 15 minutes to go to her wedding reception. Instead Amanda Keel, M.D., showed up two-and-a-half hours late.
10/24/2014
Football Head Injury Could Have Killed High Schooler
16-year-old Scott didn’t want to let the team down. So he kept playing defense and he kept practicing.
10/21/2014
Millions share paralyzed bride’s story
Gina Giaffliogne surprised most of her guests at the wedding by walking on her father’s arm
10/14/2014
Therapist born with one hand inspires ‘can-do’ attitude in injured patients
Jena Munson remembers feeling frustrated with her so-called disability only one time in her life.
10/07/2014
Paralyzed bride walks down the aisle
Gina had a broken back and is now paralyzed from the waist down. She stunned family and friends by walking down the aisle to meet her groom.
09/29/2014
Patient Survives Stroke, Burglars and More
Kate Sieburg was babysitting her three-year-old grandson when she started feeling weak. “I was pretty sure I was having a stroke.
09/21/2014
Hollywood Producer Wakes up from Coma in Her Own Cliffhanger
She's put her special touch on high-adrenaline Hollywood films. Now, the accomplished visual effects producer has her own spine-chiller to tell.
07/28/2014
Maybe You’ve Never Heard of It, but Aphasia can be Debilitating
It was a word Elle Roggasch hadn’t heard before. But after her three strokes, she became all too familiar with it.
06/30/2014
Brain Injury Patient Wants to Help Others Like Immanuel Rehab Team Helped Her
Heidi Schmidt started losing her hearing several months earlier. She had acoustic neuroma, a noncancerous tumor...
06/09/2014
Therapy Dogs Comfort Patients, Help Them Heal
It’s National Pet Week and across the country, people are celebrating the more than 200 million pets that enrich our lives.
05/06/2014
Fall Prevention: Quick tips to avoid falls
You have less time than it takes the human eye to blink to catch yourself before a fall.
04/03/2014
Alegent Creighton Health Continuum of Care Helps Young Dad
As part of the “continuum of care,” Chris went from the trauma bay, to the operating room, to the ICU a hospital bed to rehab.
03/27/2014
14-year-old Survives Serious Sledding Accident
Valarie Potter had crashed into a fence while sledding down a hill on New Year's Day. She didn't remember the accident, just the blood...
02/05/2014
Paralyzed Man Walks Again
An injury left Ed paralyzed but not powerless.
01/22/2014
Tow Truck Driver Remembers Saying 'God, I'm Dead'
Jerry Lustgraaf was just doing what he’d done hundreds of times before. The roads were slick with ice and he was pulling a car out of a ditch.
12/04/2013
Therapy pool reaches new heights
A state-of-the-art warm-water therapy pool is helping rehabilitation patients with various limitations.
10/16/2013
Pulling through with trauma surgery, belief in miracles
It's hard to look at the picture of the smashed-up minivan. And then look at Traci Wickham, with her big smile, her sheer ease of movement, and think:
09/09/2013
No Laughing Matter: That cow can hurt you
Being attacked by a cow is out-of-the-ordinary, but can be life-threatening.
07/03/2013
Help may be only an app away 03/29/2013
Surviving two strokes 03/01/2013
Life after losing a limb
Sharan Bryson never looks at what she doesn't have - she always seems to find the gifts around every corner.
02/26/2013
Life after a brain injury 01/24/2013
iPad used in rehab 11/27/2012
Dozens in wheelchairs learning new sports 08/02/2012
Paralympic athlete an alumnus of camp 07/31/2012
Back in the Saddle After a Stroke
After suffering a stroke, a team of highly skilled physical and occupational therapists at the Immanuel Rehab Center - have him back on his feet.
12/01/2011
No 'weepy sympathy' for Easy Rider
Comeback from stroke teaches BRAN bicyclist to look to today.
10/05/2011
Wii new hospital rehab tool 08/22/2011
Impossible Made Possible: Clinic Helps People Water Ski 06/27/2010
WOWT HealthCheck - Recovering From A Stroke 05/07/2010
Crank Up Exercise Routine Slowly 04/30/2010
Immanuel Rehabilitation: New building, same healing spirit 04/12/2010
Sitting volleyball far from easy 02/28/2010