Heart Stress Test: When to Have One

Heart Disease is the number one killer in women. What should you look out for--and when should you go in for tests? Malorie Maddox walks us through it.

Suzanne Vankat Is February DAISY Award Winner

Suzanne Vankat, a nurse on the Medical-Surgical Unit at Methodist Hospital, was honored at a recognition ceremony on Thursday, February 20, as the February DAISY award winner.

Welcome New Employees Feb. 4-17

Welcome to the new Methodist Health System employees who went through New Employee Orientation Feb. 4-17, 2014. 


Special Edition Safety First: Watch Your Step Around Concrete Hazards

Be on the alert and tread carefully around raised or broken concrete areas that are marked with orange paint or surrounded by cones.


Patients, Doctors Mixed on Electronic Medical Records

David Hayes sat 3 feet away as Dr. Steven Bailey swiveled on a stool to look him in the eyes, then spun back to stare at a computer screen.

Pet Visits Make a Difference for Methodist Hospital Patients

Michael Godfrey sits silently, hands folded, next to his freshly made bed on the fourth floor of Omaha's Methodist Hospital.

Omaha Not Immune to Rise in Sexual Assaults

Worldwide health experts now say one in every three women will be sexually assaulted at some point in her life.

Outpatient Status Can Be Costly for Medicare Patients

They're in typical Omaha hospital rooms, a 66-year-old woman and a 71-year-old man draped in hospital gowns, eating hospital food, watching hospital TV, sleeping that fitful overnight hospital sleep.

National Cardiac Rehabilitation Week: February 9-15

This year’s Cardiac Rehabilitation Week theme, “For the Heart, From the Heart,” honors the patients, families and healthcare professionals who are dedicated to cardiac rehabilitation as a way to achieve a healthy lifestyle.

Hospitals Go Beyond Narcotics to Manage Pain

Managing pain for surgical patients isn't only about helping people feel better. It's also about helping them get better, faster.

Welcome New Employees Jan. 21 - Feb. 3

Welcome to the new Methodist Health System employees who went through New Employee Orientation Jan. 21 - Feb. 3, 2014. 


Flamingos for Hope to Visit MECC Patients: Feb. 12

The Flamingos for Hope will visit patients at Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center on Wednesday, Feb. 12, with a heart-warming "Be My Valentine" theme to brighten the day.

Winter Weather Preparedness & the Cold Stress Equation

Follow these important tips for winter weather preparedness to keep you and your family safe.

Clinical Trials for Cervical Cancer Offer Additional Treatment

Cervical cancer claims the lives of more than 3,500 American women each year.

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Science Cafe: Feb. 11

Learn about "Influenza... It Affects Us All" at the next Science Café on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 6 – 7 p.m.