District 1

Legislative District #1

205 Health professionals in your district have graduated from UNMC.
(Includes graduates from the Colleges of Allied Health Professions, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, and Graduate Studies.)

15 health professionals in District 1 are UNMC preceptors who volunteer to train UNMC students in the clinical setting.

11 current UNMC students graduated from high school in District 1.

7 UNMC employees live in District 1.

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. 

CAPTURE Falls is a project sponsored by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality to assist 35 rural hospitals in creating an action plan to reduce the risk of patient falls. 

Online training modules designed by the Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska (BHECN) help primary care providers better treat patients with mental health issues.