Legislative District #27
340 health professionals residing in District 27 graduated from UNMC.
(Includes graduates from the Colleges of Allied Health Professions, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, and Graduate Studies.)
23 health professionals in District 27 are UNMC preceptors who volunteer to train UNMC students in the clinical setting.
29 UNMC employees live in District 27.
Dental Hygiene’s Sealant Program offers oral health education, sealants, fluoride varnish, 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). For more information, visit unmc.libguides.com/chirs.