District 8

Legislative District #8

389 health professionals residing in District 8 graduated from UNMC.
(Includes graduates from the Colleges of Allied Health Professions, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, and Graduate Studies.)

50 health professionals in District 8 are UNMC preceptors who volunteer to train UNMC students in the clinical setting.

45 current UNMC students graduated from high school in District 8.

322 UNMC employees live in District 8.

UNMC’s High School Alliance partners with public schools in your district to provide high school juniors and seniors the opportunity to observe, shadow and work alongside health care professionals and researchers at UNMC. For more information, visit www.unmc.edu/alliance.

The North Omaha Community Care Council, in partnership with UNMC, meets regularly to discuss and initiate programs that will provide greater access to affordable and quality health care, education, resources and services for the north Omaha community.

UNMC’s GOODLIFE Clinic provides health care to indigent patients who have Type II diabetes. GOODLIFE refers to Greater Omaha Outreach Diabetes Lifestyles Impacting Fitness and Education.