CHI Health Clinic Heart Institute

CHI Health Clinic Heart Institute providers are at the forefront of cardiovascular care.

CHI Health Clinic Heart Institute

Visit Your Provider from the Comfort of Your Home

Whether you are a new patient or you need to see your regular provider for a non-urgent, medical issue, you can do so from the comfort of your home, via the Zoom app, on your phone or computer. Call your clinic to schedule.

At the CHI Health Clinic Heart Institute, we are at the forefront of cardiovascular care. In fact, we're one of the nation's highest-quality, award-winning heart programs. From preoperative evaluation to the operating room, and from postoperative care to post-discharge follow-up, you're in the hands of experts. Whether you want to take preventative measures to keep your heart in check, or you need to diagnose a specific problem, our skilled cardiologists and specialized surgeons do it all.

Our program emphasizes keeping you healthy, too. We help patients make smooth transitions back to their daily lives, providing educational programs like Heart Healthy Cooking and our Heart & Sole Walking program. We give you the support and peace of mind you need to make smart choices that lead to a better life and a healthy heart. Our heart program is never standing still.

The CHI Health Clinic Heart Institute provides acute services at all CHI Health hospitals with complex care located at Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan Mercy in Omaha and Nebraska Heart in Lincoln. CHI Health Clinic Heart Institute specialists also hold clinic at each hospital as well as many outreach locations across Nebraska, southwest Iowa and northern Kansas.


Treatments & Procedures

Accolades and Awards

CHI Health Nebraska Heart was a 2022 designee as a CommonSpirit Health Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) and Transcatheter Edge-to-Edge Repair (MitraClip™) (TEER) Center of Excellence

CHI Health has been recognized by Target: BP for our work to improve blood pressure control rates and reduce the number of Americans who have heart attacks or strokes.

Gold+ level – recognizes practices that have demonstrated a commitment to measurement accuracy and have 70 percent or more of their adult patient population with high BP controlled.

The Coronary Bypass team of the Heart & Vascular Institute received the highest quality rating (3-stars) from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons in 2019. 

HQID Top Performer
CHI Health Nebraska Heart has earned top performer in the Hospital Quality Incentive Demonstration (HQID) which rewards hospitals for delivering high quality care in five clinical areas: Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) or heart attack; Heart Failure; Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG); Pneumonia; Hip and Knee Replacement.

CommonSpirit Health designated Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan Mercy as a LAAO Center of Excellence. The imperative for becoming a CommonSpirit LAAO Center of Excellence is to ensure the delivery of optimal care for one of the newer technologies available to patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation. The designation process used pre-determined criteria and a point system to identify top performing programs. The criteria and scoring system were developed by a subcommittee of the Electrophysiology Clinical Standards Committee using national standards and benchmarks primarily from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry’s LAAO Registry.