November Is Diabetes Awareness Month

Do you know how prevalent diabetes is? And how helpful diabetes education can be for better health and longer life? See the video "Diabetes in Nebraska" for information from diabetes educators and advice from people who have learned to manage their diabetes. 


NMC Offers FREE Yoga for Diabetics: Oct. 21 - Dec. 16

Nebraska Methodist College, an affiliate of Methodist Health System, will offer "Yoga for Diabetics," a free 8-week class, on Saturdays, Oct. 21 through Dec. 16, 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Space is limited, so RSVP today. 


Binational Health Week Events Include Women's Health Night at Methodist Jennie Edmundson: Oct. 5

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital and Nebraska Methodist College are among the community organizations participating in Binational Health Week events, including Women’s Health Night with free health screenings and educational booths at Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital on Oct. 5. The Mobile Diabetes Center from Nebraska Methodist College will provide screenings and education at the Binational Health Week Famly Fair at All Care Health Center in Council Bluffs on Oct. 7. Methodist plays a role in Binational Health Week and numerous other events helping underserved populations as a community benefit.


Methodist Jennie Edmundson Offers Free Skin Cancer Screening: June 29

Suspicious mole? Sun-damaged skin? Early detection of skin cancer saves lives. Preregistration is required for this free public screening.


Organ & Marrow Donation Registration Drive at Methodist Women's Hospital: June 8

Are you a registered organ donor? Would you like to be the match for a person in need of bone marrow donation? Learn more and join in the registration drive in the Methodist Women's Hospital cafeteria on Thursday, June 8. 


Find Cafeteria Nutrition Facts on mhsintranet

Get the information you need to make the cafeteria menu choices that are right for you.  


Join in National Walk@Lunch Day: April 26

As part of Methodist's partnership with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska, MHS employees are encouraged to join in the 11th Annual National Walk@Lunch Day on Wednesday, April 26.


Methodist Jennie Edmundson Offers Free PVD Screening: April 27

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital will hold its annual free PVD (peripheral vascular disease) screening on Thursday, April 27, 5-7 p.m. Space is limited, and preregistration is required.


Appointments Available for Free Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Screening at MECC: April 4

Appointments are available for a free public screening for head and neck cancers hosted by Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center on April 4. Preregistration is required.


March Is Lymphedema Awareness Month

Lymphedema Awareness Month recognizes and educates patients and caregivers about this disorder, which affects 3 million to 5 million Americans.


March Is National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month, and this year's theme is "Put Your Best Fork Forward."


Exercise Video on mhsintranet: Upper & Lower Body Weight Training

Work out at home with this 25-minute exercise video by Brenda Herrod, Nurse Practitioner, Program Coordinator, Better Living Program. Brenda is an AFAA Certified Personal Trainer and Certified Fitness Instructor. video Tips you can try at home. Upper and Lower Body Weight Lifting.


CORRECTED DATE: Quarterly Biological Isolation Team Meeting Is Thursday, January 19. Consider Joining the Team.

Would you like to play an important role in response and preparedness for exposure to highly infectious diseases, such as Ebola and Zika? Consider Joining the Biological Isolation Team. Team membership is open to all MHS employees working in patient care or other departments at Methodist Hospital, Methodist Women's Hospital, Methodist Jennie Edmundson, Methodist Physicians Clinics and MHS Corporate. Learn more by attending the quarterly Biological Isolation Team meeting in Methodist Hospital's Centennial Room: 11 A.M. - 1 P.M., THURSDAY, January 19. Feel free to bring your lunch.


Great American Smokeout at Methodist Jennie Edmundson: November 17

By quitting even for one day, smokers will be taking an important step toward a healthier life that can lead to a reduction in cancer risk. For help to quit smoking, visit the Methodist Jennie Edmundson Cafeteria on Thursday, Nov. 17, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.


Free Breast Cancer Screening at MPC Glenwood: Oct. 4

Methodist Physicians Clinic - Glenwood is holding a free breast cancer screening on Tuesday, October 4, 5-7 p.m.