District 28

Legislative District #28

339 health professionals residing in District 28 graduated from UNMC.
(Includes graduates from the Colleges of Allied Health Professions, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, and Graduate Studies.)

133 health professionals in District 28 are UNMC preceptors who volunteer to train UNMC students in the clinical setting.

17 current UNMC students graduated from high school in District 28.

38 UNMC employees live in District 28.

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. 

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.