TeleRespiratory care is available between Omaha and Nebraska City hospitals.
CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan Mercy Respiratory Therapy uses telemedicine to provide collaboration with nursing at Nebraska City. This service is currently offered 7 days a week after hours and on weekends. The partnership with St. Mary’s allows highly experienced Respiratory Therapists to aid in assessment and application of appropriate treatment to patients by nursing staff when in-house Respiratory Therapy coverage is unavailable. The technology includes video-conferencing that is live between a patient and a healthcare professional or consultation between healthcare professionals.