To say Maggi Thorne is tough is an understatement. The Lincolnite is a former standout UNL track athlete, mom of three and a five-year competitor on the popular television show American Ninja Warrior. After sustaining a concussion during the May finals course in Oklahoma, Maggi’s been recovering with outpatient therapy at Madonna TherapyPlus.
Blake Finley is a competitive soccer player who loves goals. The 12-year-old from Auburn, Kansas, has spent two months working on his biggest victory – recovering from a traumatic brain injury.
Six weeks after contracting a rare form of encephalitis, Kevin Hang celebrated his seventh birthday donning his hockey gear to skate laps with Junior Stars teammates. It was a special moment for the seven-year-old hockey fan from Lincoln, Nebraska, who was initially paralyzed when he began specialized rehab at Madonna.
The Force was strong at Madonna’s Lincoln Campus on Saturday! Storm troopers, imperial officers and other Star Wars characters surprised patients and families with their realistic costumes. Local members of the 501st Legion, an international Star Wars costuming club, boosted the spirits throughout the hospital.