Today, North Omaha is a medical desert. With more than 40,000 residents in its boundaries, there is a stark absence of medical service providers of all kinds. Making it worse, the community is greatly under insured. That leaves people who have no insurance and no money needing to travel to other parts of the city to get care. However, that hasn’t always been the case. There have been more than ten hospitals in North Omaha throughout its 150+ year history.
Support the North Omaha History podcast. Please go to NorthOmahaHistory.com/Podcast – click on the “Patreon” icon and become a patron for as little as $1 a month and we’ll give you the historical fiction thriller, “Murder on Saddle Creek Road” by Adam Fletcher Sasse.
Shop for and buy Adam’s books on Amazon