Legislative District 27

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311 Health professionals
in your district graduated from UNMC.

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33 UNMC employees
live and pay taxes in the district.

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

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

Programs impacting your district

  • Dental Hygiene’s Sealant Program offers oral health education, sealants, fluoride varnish and exams free of charge to children in second, third and sixth grades. School selection is based on student eligibility in the free/reduced lunch program.

  • Children’s Dental Day provides free comprehensive dental care for at-risk children. More than $2.5 million in services has been delivered through the event. UNMC’s College of Dentistry has held the event twice a year since 2001.

  • UNMC’s McGoogan Library provides free medical information to all Nebraska residents through CHIRS (Consumer Health Information Resource Service). unmc.edu/library/consumer

  • 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 22 volunteer EMTs and health providers in your district.