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Welcome new staff: Nick McCormick

Nick McCormick recently joined the staff for our occupational therapy program. Here’s more about Nick in his own words: I am originally from the Omaha/Bellevue area. After spending some time living in Lincoln, I have been living in the Benson neighborhood for a few years, and I truly enjoy the sense of community that surrounds […]

Jun 27, 2024

Nick McCormick portrait

Drs. Kennel and Venema Share Falls Expertise with Iowa Critical Access and Small Rural Hospitals

For over a decade, the Collaboration and Proactive Teamwork Used to REduce (CAPTURE) Falls Program has existed to conduct research related to falls in hospitalized patients as well as provide quality improvement support to Nebraska Critical Access Hospitals. CAPTURE Falls is currently led by Victoria Kennel, PhD, and Dawn Venema, PhD. Matt McManigal provides support […]

Jun 18, 2024

Vicki Kennel, PhD, and Dawn Venema, PhD

Welcome new staff: Tori Villars

Victoria “Tori” Villars recently joined our office of Enrollment Management and Student Affiars as an office associate I. Here’s more about Tori in her own words: For the past 10 years I was with Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital, the first three years in patient access and the last seven working with Utilization and Case Management […]

Jun 10, 2024

Tori Villars portrait