Nebraska Heart Hospital
We are Nebraska Heart, sometimes referred to by our initials, "NHI," Nebraska Heart Institute and "NHH," Nebraska Heart Hospital. NHI originated with the desire of the founding physicians to develop both their own range of services as well as the ability to provide these services to communities throughout the region.
This vision holds true today, as NHI delivers leading-edge services to Nebraska, western Iowa and northern Kansas. Our network of offices and affiliated hospital-based clinics enables patients to receive timely care close to home. In addition, the Nebraska Heart Hospital, located in southeast Lincoln, has drammatically reshaped the way in which patients receive care.
Nebraska Heart continues to have the largest staff of experienced professionals in the area, including 20 cardiologists, 5 surgeons and more than 600 support staff. Alongside the physicians, is a dedicated team of mid-level providers, nurses, technologists and stafff; all committed to providing quality care and education to meet each patient’s needs during diagnosis, treatment and recovery.
Physicians practice at the Medical Office Building on the Heart Hospital campus, Saint Elizabeth Regional Medical Center, and BryanLGH Medical Center, Lincoln; Mary Lanning Hospital, Hastings; Saint Francis Medical Center, Grand Island; Great Plains Regional Medical Center, North Platte; and more than 40 hospital-based clinics throughout Nebraska, Iowa and Kansas.
Nebraska Heart’s team-based approach assures that proper and informed decisions are made from diagnosis through treatment and rehabilitation. Additionally, Nebraska Heart prides itself on same day service. This means convenient appointments for patients and information to referring physicians quickly.
Nebraska Heart continues to deliver leading-edge services. Our past history includes:
First in Nebraska to provide angioplasty.
First heart transplant in Lincoln.
First off-pump bypass surgery.
First Nebraska biventricular implantation.
First drug-eluting stent.
First heart hospital in Nebraska.
More than 2,000 interventions annually.
More than 650 pacemakers and 400 ICDs implanted per year.
1,000 open-heart procedures annually.
Nebraska Heart is proud to have the opportunity to serve you. Because we are committed to providing patients with the highest level of service, it is important that we communicate with you each step of the way. If you have any questions, please feel free to call any Nebraska Heart physician or contact us at any of the office numbers listed above