Technology Bridges Language Barrier

Technology is making it easier for people to get medical help even when they don't speak the same language as nurses and doctors.

Welcome New Employees May 28 - June 9

Welcome to the new Methodist Health System employees who went through New Employee Orientation May 28 - June 9, 2014. 


Flamingos for Hope to Visit MECC Patients: June 18

The Flamingos for Hope will visit patients at Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center on Wednesday, June 18. Enjoy the excitement of baseball playoffs with "Take Me Out to the Ballgame."

Kangaroo Care Benefits NICU Babies

When a baby is born premature, mom and dad may feel helpless when it comes to caring for their newest family member. But there is one thing they can do with proven success. It's called Kangaroo Care or skin-to-skin contact.

Hospitals Charting a Safer Path to Fewer Errors

Hospitals are dangerous places.


Already sick and vulnerable patients are opened with knives and saws or stuck with needles for diagnoses and repairs. Those patients harbor viruses and bacteria that can get on the hands and into the bodies of visitors, nurses, doctors and other patients.


New GI Endoscopy Center Open House: June 9

Attend the new GI Endoscopy Center Open House on Monday, June 9, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., and help celebrate the completion of the first phase of the Surgery Renovation Project.

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Offers Free Skin Cancer Screening: June 19

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital will hold its 18th annual free skin cancer screening on Thursday, June 19, 5 - 7 pm. Space is limited, and pre-registration is required.

Special Banking Benefits for MHS Employees

Due to a special relationship between Methodist Health System and American National Bank, we are able to offer special benefits to our employees. 

Jamie Mengler – Methodist Hospital Employee of the Month

Jamie Mengler, a Service Secretary in the Oncology department, is the Methodist Hospital Employee of the Month for June.


2nd Annual "The Bald & The Brave Challenge" with Related Events: May 30-June 7

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital and Foundation present a new "The Bald & The Brave Challenge" and related community events. Funds raised from these events, and from the annual Spirit of Courage Celebrity Weekend (August 15-17), go to the Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital Charitable Cancer Patient Care Fund.


Welcome New Employees May 13-27

Welcome to the new Methodist Health System employees who went through New Employee Orientation May 13-27. 


Jacobsen Known as "The Wound Guru"

They call Mandy Jacobsen the "wound guru." Jacobsen, an Avoca native, works with patients suffering from an array of wounds in her role at Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital

Rostermundt Keeps Office Going

With more than 100 volunteers to coordinate, the volunteer services office at Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital, 933 E. Pierce St., keeps busy.

Methodist Nurses Receive Domestic Violence Training

Domestic violence often goes unnoticed until it's too late. Now, local nurses are receiving training to try and change that.

MHS Marketing Department Wins 24 National Awards

The Meaning of Care Magazine Wins National Honors

The Methodist Health System Marketing Department was recently honored with a total of 24 awards in two national competitions: the Aster Awards for excellence in medical marketing and the Healthcare Advertising Awards sponsored by Healthcare Marketing Report.