St. Elizabeth & Nebraska Heart Foundation Begin Online Benefit Auction
August 28, 2017
The public is invited to participate in an online benefit auction supporting the healing mission of CHI Health St. Elizabeth and Nebraska Heart Foundation from September 7-12.
Auction items donated by area businesses and individuals that will be featured include:
- Autographed football by Coach Mike Riley
- An iPad mini
- Husker football and volleyball tickets
- “Night Out” packages
- Gift certificates to many different area businesses and so much more.
Proceeds of the online auction will benefit the St. Elizabeth & Nebraska Heart Foundation’s Patient Charity Care fund.
About CHI Health St. Elizabeth:
CHI Health St. Elizabeth, founded over 125 years ago, is a full-service, nonprofit medical center in Lincoln, Nebraska. Since 2004, St. Elizabeth has been recognized as a Magnet hospital for excellence in nursing. St. Elizabeth is guided by its core values of reverence, integrity, compassion and excellence to devote funding and resources to programs and services that benefit their patients as well as the health of the greater community. St. Elizabeth is part of CHI Health and Catholic Health Initiatives.
About CHI Health Nebraska Heart:
Founded in 1987, the organization provides unparalleled state-of-the-art cardiac, vascular and thoracic care services. Annually performing more than 600 open-heart procedures, 1,500 interventions and more than 4,500 cardiac catheterizations, the organization continues to rank among the nation’s leaders including one of Healthgrades 50 best hospitals for cardiac and vascular surgery in 2015 and receiving the highest national ranking for aortic valve replacement with heart bypass surgery by the Society of Thoracic Surgery. In addition to offices in North Platte, Grand Island, Hastings, Columbus, Kearney and Lincoln, the 25 cardiologists and seven surgeons with NHI visit more than 60 clinics throughout Nebraska, Iowa and Kansas. Services include consultative cardiology, nuclear cardiology, electrophysiology, cardiac catheterization, coronary intervention, structural heart and cardiothoracic and peripheral vascular surgery. Opened in 2003, CHI Health Nebraska Heart was the state’s first heart-exclusive hospital, located in southeast Lincoln. The 63-bed, state-of-the-art facility includes three operating suites, three cardiac catheterization labs, a cardiac hybrid OR, vascular and electrophysiology labs and comprehensive imaging services.