Media Inquiries

To arrange interviews with Madonna experts or request an interview with a patient, please contact the Madonna Marketing and PR Department:

Call 402.413.4291 or email MarketingandPR@madonna.org.

Elie Mapes
Interim Marketing and PR Director

Shelia Burchess 
Marketing Project Manager

Tami Rudder
Marketing, Media and PR Specialist

Joanne Morgan
Marketing and Public Relations Strategist

Lora Ullerich
​​​​​​​Marketing, Media and PR Specialist

Marjorie Sturgeon
Marketing, Media and PR Specialist

News

Madonna partners to create a comprehensive electronic documentation solution for post-acute rehabilitation care

2/9/2017 8:50 AM | Press Releases

Madonna is shaping how therapists and nursing staff in post-acute rehabilitation care facilities work together for the benefit of the patient with the development of a comprehensive electronic documentation solution. Sunrise Rehabilitation is a robust content solution specifically designed and created for post-acute rehabilitation care providers.

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Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals named Vapotherm Center of Excellence

2/6/2017 11:05 AM | Press Releases

Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals (Madonna) has received the Vapotherm Center of Excellence designation for their use of Vapotherm’s technology in their ventilator and tracheostomy weaning protocols.

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Children’s expands Lincoln Presence, moving specialty clinics to Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals

2/1/2017 9:23 AM | Press Releases

Children’s Hospital & Medical Center will expand its presence and services in Lincoln by relocating its specialty clinics to leased space on the Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals’ Lincoln Campus.

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Madonna ranked No. 12 in Modern Healthcare magazine largest rehabilitation providers list

1/17/2017 2:05 PM | Press Releases

Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals was recently ranked No. 12 in Modern Healthcare magazine’s list of largest rehabilitation providers. Click to read more.

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Engineers modify toy electric car to get Kansas toddler mobile

1/12/2017 8:31 AM | Patient Stories, Press Releases

Carter Brown may be just 16 months old, but he’s got a license to drive thanks to the work of engineers with Madonna's Institute for Rehabilitation Science and Engineering.

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Hoopin’ it up with the Huskers and Madonna Magic

1/5/2017 9:07 AM | Press Releases

On Tuesday, Jan. 3, the Huskers visited the Madonna Magic, a wheelchair basketball team, turning their routine practice into an incredible experience for all.

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Family is the most important part of therapy for Kansas graduate

12/28/2016 8:11 AM | Patient Stories

Family bonds are important around this time of year. For patients at Madonna, where family-centered care is a priority, the support of family and friends is a big part of the rehabilitation journey. Listen as Myles Hibler, who came to Madonna after a spinal cord injury left him unable tomove his arms or legs, shares his family story.

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South Dakota man works to get back behind the wheel

12/15/2016 3:18 PM |

A South Dakota over-the-road truck driver fell on the job 1,200 miles from his home. Rodney Guthmiller was preparing to unload his trailer on Jan. 13 in Jerome, Idaho, when he fell, suffering a traumatic brain injury.

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Rehabilitation keeps 6-year-old busy, mom says

12/14/2016 6:22 PM |

For 6-year-old Nate Venne, most days at Madonna's Alexis Verzal Children's Rehabilitation Unit consisted of a rigorous schedule of therapies every half hour.

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Iowa man thanks Madonna for technology to communicate

12/14/2016 6:12 PM | Patient Stories

A Madonna occupational therapist, who is also certified as an assistive technology specialist, worked with Scott Holderbaum's care team to develop a way to tap into his passion for technology and restore the lines of communication. Click here to read more.

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