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  1. US video journalist leaves Nebraska hospital after Ebola recovery, heads home to Rhode IslandRead the original story

    59 min ago | Lifestyles

    ... but he was unable to provide details about those travel plans. Dr. Jeffrey Gold, the University of Nebraska Medical Center chancellor, read a statement earlier Wednesday in which Mukpo expressed his thanks to the Nebraska hospital medical staff. ...

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  2. US journalist leaves hospital after Ebola recoveryRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Marietta Times

    ... but he was unable to provide details about those travel plans. Dr. Jeffrey Gold, the University of Nebraska Medical Center chancellor, read a statement earlier Wednesday in which Mukpo expressed his thanks to the Nebraska hospital medical staff. ...

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  3. US video journalist leaves Nebraska hospital after Ebola recovery, heads home to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    ... but he was unable to provide details about those travel plans. Dr. Jeffrey Gold, the University of Nebraska Medical Center chancellor, read a statement earlier Wednesday in which Mukpo expressed his thanks to the Nebraska hospital medical staff. ...

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  4. Could Survivors' Blood Stop Ebola?Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... Landmark, MD. Landmark is the director of Clinical Laboratory Support Services at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, the hospital which has supervised two transfusions of Brantly's blood. "In my own experience, patients have ...

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  5. US journalist to head home after Ebola recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WHDH

    ... did not attend the news conference. In a statement read by Dr. Jeffrey Gold, the University of Nebraska Medical Center chancellor, Mukpo expressed his appreciation to the Nebraska hospital medical staff. He also joked about the nurses introducing ...

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  6. Rhode Island Journalist Heading Home After Ebola RecoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WBUR-AM Boston

    ... the hospital complex by late morning. In a statement read by Dr. Jeffrey Gold, the University of Nebraska Medical Center chancellor, Mukpo said: "Today is a joyful day." Mukpo, of Providence, Rhode Island, did not attend the news conference. ...

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  7. RI Journalist To Head Home After Ebola RecoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... the hospital complex by late morning. In a statement read by Dr. Jeffrey Gold, the University of Nebraska Medical Center chancellor, Mukpo said: "Today is a joyful day." He had arrived Oct. 6 and was the second Ebola patient to be treated there. The ...

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  8. Doctors discuss treatment of 2nd Ebola patient at Nebraska Medical CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    ... SUITEHEM BUT WE'RE GOING TO TURN THINGS OVER TO JEFFREY GOLDMAN, CHANCELLOR OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA MEDICAL CENTER. THANK YOU. GOOD MORNING. GREAT TO SEE YOU ON THIS OCCASION. I AM PROUD TO TELL YOU THAT MR. MUKPO AFTER ABOUT A WEEK AND A HALF ...

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  9. US journalist heading home after Ebola recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Nebraska Medical Center officials said Wednesday that Ashoka Mukpo, who had contracted the virus while working in Liberia as a freelance cameraman for NBC and other media outlets, was released from the hospital's biocontainment unit around 9 a.m., but had not left the hospital complex by late morning. In a statement read by Dr. Jeffrey Gold, the University of Nebraska Medical Center chancellor, Mukpo said: "Today is a joyful day."

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  10. NBC freelance cameraman declared Ebola free, will leave hospital WednesdayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    A freelance cameraman who contracted Ebola in Liberia will be released from the University of Nebraska Medical Center's Biocontainment Unit Wednesday morning after fully recovering from the deadly virus, hospital officials confirmed Tuesday night. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed that a hospital blood test showed Ashoka Mukpo, 33, has no trace of Ebola in his bloodstream.

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  11. ANA Reacts to New Guidance from the CDC to Ensure Patient, Healthcare Professional SafetyRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Infection Control Today

    ... Without Borders and the protocols developed by Emory University Hospital and the University of Nebraska Medical Center. ANA plans to disseminate and provide education about these best practices and protocols. Further, ANA believes that a ...

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  12. ANA Reacts to New Guidance from the CDC to Ensure Patient, Health Care Professional SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Health News Digest

    ... Without Borders and the protocols developed by Emory University Hospital and the University of Nebraska Medical Center ." "Further, ANA believes that a solution-oriented, collaborative approach that includes interprofessional, state and federal ...

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  13. UNMC researcher receives $3.3 million grant to study rare diseases that affect childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Medical News

    University of Nebraska Medical Center researcher, William Rizzo, M.D., has received a five-year, $3.3 million grant to study 10 rare diseases that affect children beginning in infancy or early childhood and throughout their life. Dr. Rizzo is part of 22 consortia of researchers who will collaborate with 98 patient advocacy groups to advance clinical research and investigate new treatments for children with rare diseases.

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  14. CDC Changes Ebola GuidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | TIME.com

    ... PPE, no skin can be exposed. The CDC is providing two options for the PPEs, since the University of Nebraska Medical Center and Emory University Hospital, which have both successfully treated Ebola patients, use different versions. Googles are no ...

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  15. UNMC School of Nursing receives $300k grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing has been awarded a $300,000 federal grant to provide financial support to graduate nurse practitioner students from underserved or rural Nebraska areas. Nursing professor Karen Grigsby says the grant - an Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship - is projected to help 14 or more qualified students across Nebraska in the next year.

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  16. UNMC Researcher Heads $3.3 Million National Study in Rare Pediatric DiseasesRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Newswise

    University of Nebraska Medical Center researcher, William Rizzo, M.D., has received a five-year, $3.3 million grant to study 10 rare diseases that affect children beginning in infancy or early childhood and throughout their life. Dr. Rizzo is part of 22 consortia of researchers who will collaborate with 98 patient advocacy groups to advance clinical research and investigate new treatments for children with rare diseases.

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  17. Specialized care centers may be needed to contain ebolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... (HLCC) units are operating in the United States: Emory University Hospital in Atlanta; University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha; Saint Patrick's Hospital in Missoula, Mont.; and the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center in Bethesda, ...

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  18. Nurses should have a say in Ebola protocolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Reporter

    ... of Ebola. Currently, only four hospitals (Emory University Hospital in Atlanta; the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Neb.; the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md.; and St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Mont.) - have ...

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  19. Sign Petition: Help Protect Nurses from EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Daily Kos

    ... * If the Employer has a program with standards that exceed those used by the University of Nebraska Medical Center, the higher standard shall be used. The Ebola pandemic and the exposure of health care workers to the virus represent a clear and ...

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  20. Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    October 19th Zion, IL Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Medical Center has received honors from two renowned accrediting bodies for providing exceptional patient care. The prestigious accreditations, presented by the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative , an affiliate of the American Society of Clinical Oncology , reinforce the hospital's position as a national leader in cancer care .

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