Katherine Abdo Is July DAISY Award Winner

Katherine Abdo, BSN, RN, C-EFM from Labor & Delivery, was honored at a recognition ceremony on July 26 as the July DAISY Award winner for Methodist Hospital and Methodist Women's Hospital.


Shirley Dragon - Retiring August 3 with 37 Years of Service

We extend our best retirement wishes to Shirley Dragon, Nurse Coordinator in Labor/Delivery at Women’s Hospital.


Ground Broken, Work Begins on New MHS Corporate Headquarters

Work on Methodist Health System's new corporate headquarters at 168th and Pacific began Monday, but not before employees and leadership turned some dirt on Saturday, July 22. View photos from the groundbreaking.


MHS Farmers' Market Schedule: August 11 - October 27

Methodist Food Service is hosting Employee Farmers' Markets at four MHS locations in 2017. Enjoy fresh seasonal produce, available at cost, as well as fresh baked goods. See the schedule for dates, times and locations.


Deadline to Print Certificates from NMC Professional Development's Old Registration System: July 31

Time is running out for you to print your continuing education certificates from Nebraska Methodist College (NMC) Professional Development's old registration system.


Dr. Dennis Joslin - Retiring July 31 with 41 Years of Service

We extend our best retirement wishes to Dr. Dennis Joslin, President and CEO of Nebraska Methodist College.


Lawson Employee and Manager Self Service Update

Due to a system upgrade, a scheduled downtime for Lawson Employee and Manager Self-Service (ESS & MSS) will begin on Friday, July 21, at 3 p.m. and likely run until Monday, July 24, at 8 a.m. During the downtime, you will be able to access ESS/MSS through a link on mhsintranet. 


Oral Cancer Foundation Walk for Awareness: August 12

Methodist Health System is a sponsor of the Oral Cancer Foundation Walk for Awareness at Chalco Recreational Area on Saturday, August 12. Preregister online by August 11. Free oral cancer screenings, done by Methodist Head & Neck Surgical Oncologists, will be available at the event.


HIPAA Alert: Employee Mistake Costs a Hospital $750,000

A Washington hospital's employee opened an email attachment containing malicious malware, leading to a breach of 90,000 patient names, demographic info, dates of birth, social security numbers, medical record numbers, dates of service, charges or balance due and insurance identification or Medicare numbers. Do you understand the increased risk of sophisticated phishing attacks?


Volunteers Needed for Brush Up Nebraska Paint-A-Thon: Aug. 19

Methodist Health System and Brush Up Nebraska are again teaming up to help paint the house of a low-income, elderly homeowner. Volunteers are needed to paint the home on Saturday, August 19. 


16-Week Better Living Health & Weight Management Program: Oct. 16, 2017 - Feb. 2, 2018

Are you committed to lifestyle change to achieve a healthier weight for overall health and improved quality of life? The Better Living Program is a 16-week medically-supervised health and weight management program available to qualified employees who are on the Employee Health Care Plan AND who participated in the 2017 Simply Well Screening, known as the Wellness Screen. Limited spaces are available. Application deadline: August 15, 2017.


Wells Fargo Webinar -- The Next Step: Financial Considerations for Generation X -- July 25

Register to watch live or view later the webinar "The Next Step: Financial Considerations for Generation X," on Tuesday, July 25. Register online for this and other financial webinars that interest you.


Colon Cancer Boxer 500: August 20

Methodist Health System is a sponsor of the Great Plains Colon Cancer Task Force's 2017 Colon Cancer Awareness Campaign, which includes Dress in Blue Day in March, Rollin’ to Colon in June and the Boxer 500 5K Run/Walk in August. Remember that colon cancer is one of the most preventable diseases with regular screenings.


Congratulations to Recent Graduates

Congratulations go to the MHS staff member who recently completed an educational degree.  


Free Car Seat Check at Methodist Women's Hospital: Aug. 5

A free car seat check-up will be held at Methodist Women's Hospital on Saturday, August 5, from 9 a.m. to noon.