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LPS arts and humanities students share the healthing power of art at Madonna’s pediatric unit (Lincoln Journal Star)

2/27/2018 9:32 AM | In the News

In partnership with Lincoln Public Schools, students from the Arts and Humanities Focus Program put the finishing touches on their Disney-themed window art at the Lincoln Campus pediatric unit. The collaborative art project was featured in the Lincoln Journal Star.

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Madonna Rehabilitation Hopsital adapts voice technology to aid recovery (KETV)

2/27/2018 8:56 AM | In the News

In a special report, KETV showed viewers how Madonna is innovating with different types of voice-activated assistive technology, from the Amazon Echo to Google voice-to-text. They visited our Lincoln Campus to explore our mock bedroom’s set-up with Amazon Echo, and were there as Graci Garcia practiced writing an email to her sister using just her voice during speech therapy at Madonna’s Omaha Campus.

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Woman left paralyzed after drunk driving, now speaks to youth about the dangers (KOLN)

2/26/2018 9:53 AM | In the News

Crista Hudson is currently a spinal cord injury peer volunteer at Madonna's Lincoln Campus, the same place where she says she turned her life around after a drunk driving accident.

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West Nile survivor returns home to Rapid city (Black Hills Fox News)

1/8/2018 8:48 AM | In the News

Black Hills Fox News features Debra Gibson, who recently returned home to Rapid City, South Dakota, after West Nile virus brought her to Madonna's Omaha Campus for rehabilitation.

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Tow truck driver hit on I-80 recovering after amputation (KETV)

1/4/2018 8:29 AM | In the News

KETV visited Madonna’s Omaha Campus to follow-up on their coverage featuring Larry Miller, the owner of Neff Towing who was hit by a truck while hooking up a broken-down semi trailer on the shoulder of I-80. Larry, who is 70 years old, described his rehabilitation as “nonstop” and told the KETV reporter he has surprised his care team with his strength and determination.

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Lincoln toddler defies the odds walking with prosthetic legs for first time (KOLN)

12/27/2017 3:20 PM | In the News

Three-year-old Emberlyn Hemmer is a double amputee defying the grim prognosis from a rare congenital disease. The toddler is discovering life on two legs through Madonna’s outpatient pediatric program at the Lincoln Campus.

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Tough, stubborn attitude helps girl re-learn to walk after losing mom in crash (KETV)

12/22/2017 8:42 AM | In the News

Mackenzie Carlson was one of four siblings involved in a November car accident that killed her mother. KETV shows us how this 13-year-old's determination is getting her one step closer to home.

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Kimballton man recounts life after accident (Atlantic News Telegraph)

12/12/2017 4:13 PM | In the News

The Atlantic News Telegraph shares the story of Jeffery Albert, who returned home in December after a construction equipment accident brought him to Madonna's Omaha Campus.

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Two people who crossed paths in rehab hospital count their blessings (WOWT)

12/12/2017 8:41 AM | In the News

Two former Madonna patients, Hannah Matthew and John Abkes, who survived incredible odds are performing in the same Christmas pageant at an Omaha church. WOWT shares what it means for both of them.

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Retired Navy officer overcomes stroke in time for Veterans Day (KOLN)

11/11/2017 1:10 PM | In the News

Laurence "Gunner" James shared his story with KOLN in time for Veterans Day. After a Sept. 12 stroke, Laurence “Gunner” James channeled the discipline from his 28 years in the Navy into his recovery at the Lincoln Campus. The long-time employee of Duncan Aviation participated in the Work Re-Entry program to refine his cognition and multi-tasking skills.

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