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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 13, 2018

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Leah Bucco-White, Communications and Legislative Services, 402-471-9356
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Emergency Order Issued to Omaha Child Care Provider

Lincoln, Neb. – The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services issued an emergency order closing a child care provider.
 
Christine Freeman, doing business as Chrissy’s Childcare, 5029 South 133rd St., Omaha, can’t provide care for any children other than her own.
 
Freeman may request a hearing within 15 days of receiving the emergency order. The hearing is held within 10 days of the request, unless a continuance is granted.
 
An emergency order is issued whenever the Department finds that an emergency exists requiring immediate action to protect the physical well-being and safety of a child in a child care program.
 
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NOTE: Related documents can be found at https://www.nebraska.gov/LISSearch/actions/625718.pdf.