Trauma Patient Stories
January 11, 2019 - Six facilities in the state, including St. Francis, are verified trauma centers and with only three located west of Lincoln according to the ACS website.
November 07, 2018 - Tara Stolcpart is presented with the DAISY award for nursing.
October 26, 2018 - The Level I trauma certification is the highest trauma designation for CUMC - Bergan Mercy.
October 22, 2018 - The trauma center at Creighton University Medical Center-Bergan Mercy (CUMC-Bergan) has been verified as a Level I Trauma Center after a rigorous review by an ad hoc committee of the American College of Surgeons (ACS).
June 08, 2018 - CHI Health’s SANE program provides care to patients affected by domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking.
May 30, 2018 - Dustin Talacko, an Omaha fire fighter and member of the Omaha Professional Fire Fighters Association, Local 385, formally announced a new initiative aimed at protecting Omahans in the event of a mass casualty incident.
May 24, 2018 - CHI Health and Nebraska Medicine officials announce a joint partnership with YouTurn to stop violence.
May 23, 2018 - Despite knowing the dangers, many American drivers still talk on a cellphone or text while behind the wheel.
May 08, 2018 - Every hour, 50 kids visit the ER with a biking, scooter or skating related injuries.
August 02, 2017 - Our top trauma team were able to save Hank Hansen's life.
July 25, 2017 - Millions of people suffer brain injuries every year, many from car accidents. The worst can lead to permanent brain damage or even death.
June 13, 2017 - CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center’s move to University Campus and the Bergan Mercy campus created a lot of excitement and attracted a lot of attention.
June 13, 2017 - Learn about the Inner Workings of a Level I Trauma Center.
June 09, 2017 - CUMC on 30th Street closed on Friday, June 9. The Emergency Department at University Campus at 24th and Cuming opened at 7 a.m. that day.
May 10, 2017 - CHI Health Good Samaritan is a regional referral center for central Nebraska and northern Kansas. We serve more than 350,000 people in an area as large as Indiana.
April 03, 2017 - St. Elizabeth Burn and Wound Center is Nebraska's only verified burn center and home to the region's only SCAAR FX™ advanced laser treatment for scars.
March 14, 2017 - CHI Emergency teams save the life a mother and her unborn child after a car accident.
March 08, 2017 - At least one law enforcement agency is outfitting its deputies with life-saving tourniquets.