(OMAHA, NE) - Creighton University and Alegent Health today announced agreements forming a long-term strategic affiliation, which includes the planned acquisition of Creighton University Medical Center (CUMC) from Creighton and its clinical partner Tenet Healthcare. The addition of CUMC into the Alegent Health family will make Alegent the primary teaching sites for Creighton's health sciences schools
, enhancing both the academic experience for students and healthcare in the greater Omaha community.
Alegent Health will expand its academic footprint that currently includes 14 academic affiliations between Alegent and Creighton including OB/GYN residency, nursing and pharmacy. Alegent is also the primary teaching site in the region for psychiatry.
Last edit by sirI on Apr 26, '12