Legislative District 17

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98 Health professionals
in your district graduated from UNMC.

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3 UNMC employees
live and pay taxes in the district.

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24 Current UNMC students
graduated from a high school in your district.

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13 Health professionals in your district
help train UNMC students in a clinic in your district.

Programs impacting your district

  • UNMC’s Rural Training Track is a program developed by the Department of Family Medicine that prepares residents to practice in rural areas. Established in 1992, the program is now the largest in the nation.
  • Through the TeamSTEPPS program, professionals from the College of Allied Health Professions implement and evaluate the effect of teamwork training on the safety culture of 63 Nebraska hospitals, including hospitals in your district.
  • UNMC manages a $5.1 million agricultural health center grant, serving an seven-state region providing safety and health solutions for farm and ranch operators.
  • When COVID-19 halted in-person training, Simulation in Motion-Nebraska (SIM-NE) parked its trucks and high-fidelity human patient simulators and moved online, training 89 volunteer EMTs and health providers in your district.