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NMC Instructor and Daughter Team to Tell Others about Congenital Heart Defects

Posted on Wed, Feb 26, 2014

Raising awareness about heart conditions has always been part of Jaime Waddingham’s life. As a paramedic, Waddingham was a first responder who to treated many patients dealing with heart problems. As an American Heart Association instructor, she taught others how to provide lifesaving aid to victims experiencing a variety of issues, including heart conditions. However, when Waddingham’s daughter, Landry, was born, heart conditions became a much more personal subject. 

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Topics: community outreach, faculty spotlight

Heart Condition Can’t Slow Down NMC Student

Posted on Thu, Feb 20, 2014

Nebraska Methodist College student Ashley Powers has a congenital heart defect, but you would probably never know it.

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Topics: student life, student spotlight, RN to BSN

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Amy Clark, New Dean of Health Professions

Posted on Wed, Feb 12, 2014

Amy Clark, Ph.D., is Nebraska Methodist College’s new Dean of Health Professions, overseeing 19 undergraduate, graduate and certificate programs. Clark has 16 years of experience working in healthcare and 12 years of experience in healthcare education. She took a moment this week to discuss her background in healthcare, advice for students and her life outside of Nebraska Methodist College.

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Topics: allied health career, faculty spotlight, health professions

Spanish Minor Prepares Students to Serve Growing Latino Populations

Posted on Wed, Feb 05, 2014

Imagine walking into a hospital waiting room where you don’t speak the same language as anyone on staff. You would have extreme difficulty telling a nurse or a doctor about your symptoms or understanding your prescribed treatment. For many in the rapidly growing Latino populations across our state and nation, this is the reality of our healthcare system. 

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Topics: new programs, spanish, nursing