University of Nebraska Medical Center

House Officer Resources

House Officer Assistance Program

The House Officer Assistance Program is a cost free and confidential program committed to the health and wellbeing of all University of Nebraska Medical Center House Officers and their partners.

Services Offered

  • Short-term problem solving/coaching/mentoring services to assist in managing/resolving work/life related stressors
  • Confidential assessments with referral to appropriate resources if needed
  • Crisis intervention services
  • Psychological First Aid (PFA) for affected house officers when poor clinical outcomes occur

After-Hours Contact

Call 402-559-4000 and ask the operator to contact Susan Smith

Primary Contact

Susan Smith, RN, BS, CEAP

House Officer Assistance Program Manager


House Officer Wellness Lounge

In addition to the internal medicine residency lounge, residents can enjoy the institution's House Officer Wellness Lounge (HOWL). This is a shared house officer lounge that offers:

  • Food and drinks
  • Computers
  • Conference room
  • Treadmills
  • Yoga room
  • Lactation room
  • Meditation room
  • Showers
A seating area with a white cushioned chair and a framed picture
A room with a treadmill, an elliptical, and a bike machine
A conference room with six chairs surrounding a table and two display screens
Two students work at computers in a lounge


Find listings of property for sale or rent by members of the University of Nebraska Medical Center community. If you would like to post information here, please contact Amy Guziec at amy.guziec@unmc.edu.

Listing Date Posted
GreenSlate Properties 5/22/2023
5024 Lafayette Ave, Omaha, NE 9/18/2023
6301 Pierce Street, Omaha, NE 11/2/2023