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Young boy with spina bifida receives modified electric car

12/12/2018 8:13 AM | In the News

Madonna Rehabilition hospitals partnered with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and nonprofit group S.M.I.L.E. to provide a custom modified car for August Boyd, a young man born with spina bifida.

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Proper hand hygiene stops RSV spread

12/10/2018 1:47 PM | In the News

Stop the spread of respiratory viruses including RSV with proper hand hygiene. Madonna experts explain what RSV is, who's most at risk and treatment remedies. Plus, our infection control nurse shows you step-by-step how to wash your hands.

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Madonna’s Research Institute modifies cars for kids

12/6/2018 2:20 PM | Patient Stories

Madonna's Research Institute is partnering to change lives for kids with special needs. They're modifing toy cars designd to meet each child’s specific needs, giving the young drivers a more open road than they’re used to.

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Traumatic brain injury survivor has her family by her side through therapy

12/6/2018 10:47 AM | Patient Stories

Hayden Pippett of Le Mars, Iowa, suffered a traumatic brain injury after being involved in a July car crash that claimed the life of her older sister. Thanks to Madonna and family support, Hayden relearned to walk, talk and be a kid again.

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Active wife and mom learns to navigate life after spinal cord injury

12/5/2018 2:47 PM | Patient Stories

Amanda Snook learned a new lifestyle after a paralyzing car crash. The wife, mother and education professional says returning to her kids, both at home and school, motivated her to get back behind the wheel.

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Missouri brain injury survivor grateful for Madonna’s Work Re-Entry Program

11/12/2018 9:07 AM | Patient Stories

Roger Richards survived a 20-foot after being attacked by angry wasps. Roger suffered severe brain trauma as a result of the injury. He came to Madonna’s Lincoln Campus to recover and ‘find himself’ again by participating in the unique Work Re-Entry Program.

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Missouri brain injury survivor says God paved the way after car crash

11/6/2018 11:20 AM | Patient Stories

Preston Gusoskey is moving forward despite being involved in a car crash that nearly took his life. Suffering severe brain trauma from the March 2016 accident, Preston was given a two percent chance of surviving. Through strong faith, hard work and determination, along with incredible family support, Preston says graduating high school is just the beginning.

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‘A more normal life’ — Kids with special needs get their own wheels

11/5/2018 12:41 PM | In the News, Patient Stories

Madonna's Rehabilitation Institute partners with a Lincoln, Nebraska, online retailer to help kids with special needs cruise in style.

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‘Miracle Kid’ from Tanzania returns to visit Madonna care team

11/1/2018 10:56 AM | In the News, Patient Stories

Doreen Mshana was one of three children who survived a horrific bus crash in May 2017 in her home country of Tanzania. Following the extraordinary lifesaving efforts of STEMM (Siouxland Tanzania Educational Medical Ministries) and Mercy Medical Center, Madonna stepped in to help Doreen in the next stage of recovery. She returned this week to visit her care team and show off her continued progress.

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Madonna celebrates National Respiratory Therapy Week

10/22/2018 2:09 PM | In the News

Madonna celebrates the integral work performed by respiratory therapists as part of our interdisciplinary care teams. Specialists in the cardiopulmonary system, our RTs perform critical tasks to help patients with complex medical issues improve pulmonary health and regain independence.

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