Donald T. Rice, M.D., FAAFP currently owns and operates the Urgent Care Clinic of Lincoln. The clinic opened in November of 2005 and has been serving the greater Lincoln area. Dr. Rice has a background in both family and emergency medicine and takes advantage of both to blend these backgrounds into the Urgent Care environment.
Dr. Rice received his doctoral training at Creighton University School of Medicine in 1993. He completed his residency in Family Medicine at Riverside General Hospital by serving as Chief Resident in 1996.
Dr. Rice returned to Nebraska and worked primarily in rural Nebraska in primary care and emergency medicine from 1996-2002. He served as the Assistant Medical Director of the Columbus Community Hospital Emergency Room up to 2002.
Dr. Rice maintains outside professional activities as well. He currently serves as the Statewide EMS Physician Medical Director to the State of Nebraska. He has held this role since 2001. Dr. Rice has published on management of cardiac patients in rural environments and developed the Nebraska Statewide STEMI system which is in use today. His knowledge of medical informatics has allowed him to serve as a consultant in EMS to other states including Alaska, Wisconsin, Atlanta, and NewHampshire. He is currently working on a statewide deployment of automated chest compression devices which will improve survival in cardiac arrest in the State of Nebraska.