College of Allied Health Professions

Welcome new staff: Leah Sinner

Leah SInner

Leah Sinner, BS, recently joined the CAHP Academic and Student Affairs staff as an office associate II. Leah graduated from UNK with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. She went on to work for Husker Athletics for over five years as an assistant ticket manager, where she was a part of the ticket process for football, volleyball, basketball, and other sports. “I even got… Continue Reading

Important: Have you documented your flu vaccine status, yet?

Jaden Boudle, radiography student, receives a flu shot from a pharmacist intern.

The shot is optional (though highly recommended), but documentation is a MUST! And it only takes a minute online. The online influenza vaccine verification, accessible through a UNMC or Nebraska Medicine computer, allows colleagues to indicate their choice of vaccination: receipt of vaccine reason for vaccine declination vaccination received elsewhere The expectation is for 100 percent of health care providers, students, and employees to document… Continue Reading

Get Smart with Antibiotics Week

Get Smart about Antibiotics Week logo

By Wayne A Mathews, MS, PA-C, DFAAPA UNMC will observe Get Smart with Antibiotics Week November 14-20, 2016, an annual observance to raise awareness of antibiotic resistance and the importance of appropriate antibiotic prescribing and use. Each year in the United States, at least 2 million people become infected with bacteria that are resistant to antibiotics and at least 23,000 people die as a direct… Continue Reading