About CHI Health Creighton University School of Medicine
CHI Health is a regional health network with a unified mission: nurturing the healing ministry of the Church while creating healthier communities. Headquartered in Omaha, the combined organization consists of 15 hospitals, two stand-alone behavioral health facilities, more than 150 employed physician practice locations and nearly 15,900 employees. The health network is the largest in Nebraska and serves residents of Nebraska, southwest Iowa and northern Kansas.
Omaha is Nebraska's largest city with more than 860,000 residents in the metropolitan area. Housing and cost of living are well below the national average. Omaha has a strong and vibrant business community, and the city is home to five Fortune 500 companies including ConAgra Foods, Union Pacific Railroad and Mutual of Omaha. We are home to the NCAA College World Series, 2012 Olympic Swim Trials and the world renowned Henry Doorly Zoo. Greater Omaha has a strong system of public and private schools. We are also fortunate to have a wide array of public and private institutions of higher learning.
In a survey done by Kiplinger Personal Finance magazine (May 2012), Omaha was ranked as the #1 city in the "10 Great Cities to R...aise Your Kids". Omaha was also recently named one of the nation's "2011 Best-Value-City in America" to live, work and play by Kiplinger magazine. No matter your preferences, Omaha truly is a first-class destination!