New Children’s Physicians Operations Managers Announced

Lindsay Whelan has been named operations manager for Children’s Physicians, Embassy Park and Creighton. Lindsay has worked at Children’s Physicians for 12 years. She has a wealth of experience within the clinics working as a float nurse, lead RN and most recently as our nurse continuity coordinator.

Heather Steffen has accepted the operations manager position for Children’s Physicians, Council Bluffs. Heather has worked at Children’s Physicians for the past three years as a staff nurse and as the clinical supervisor in Urgent Care. Most recently, she has also provided our Children’s Physicians team with much-needed support in staffing, as well as Labor and Delivery and Mother Baby.

Luke Tipler has been named operations manager for Children’s Physicians, Plattsmouth and UNMC. Luke has been with Children’s for 20 years and has worked as a nurse in Med/Surg and Emergency, as well as started up and managed the Short Stay Unit. Luke most recently has been involved with the COVID-19 employee vaccine team and is currently working as a research coordinator. 

Official transition dates for Heather and Lindsay will be Oct. 10 and Luke on Oct. 24. Please help me in welcoming them to their new positions.

Thank you,
Trista Gaebel MHA, BSN, RN, Children’s Physicians Director of Operations

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