Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital will hold its annual free PVD (peripheral vascular disease) screening on Thursday, April 21, 5-7 p.m. Space is limited, and preregistration is required.
March is National Nutrition Month, and this year's theme is "Savor the Flavor of Eating Right."
Applications are being accepted now for the new online Doctorate program offered by Nebraska Methodist College, an affiliate of Methodist Health System. The Adult Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist program begins Fall 2016.
A heart attack strikes someone about every 43 seconds. Help us celebrate National Cardiac Rehabilitation Week and draw attention to the role of cardiac rehabilitation in reducing the potentially devastating effects of heart disease.
February is Heart Month, and the public is invited to learn more about heart health at the next Science Café, "The Heart of the Matter," on Wednesay, February 10, 6 – 7 p.m, co-sponsored by Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital.
Beginning with National Wear Red Day on Friday, February 5, Methodist Health System employees are invited to "Go Red" by wearing red every Friday in February.
In 2015, the Family Resource Center at Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital served more than 176,000 clients through education, presentations, screenings and community outreach.
MHS is participating in the Take Care of Your Diabetes (TCOYD) Conference & Health Fair on Saturday, October 17, at CenturyLink Center. The conference is designed to educate and inspire those living with diabetes, with individualized tracks for type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes. A separate CME program, called "Making the Connection," is available to medical professionals, with CME preregistration deadline of October 9.
During Omaha’s cold November days last year, Gene Evans was having trouble breathing. He thought it was pneumonia.
Employees Invited to GEM Clinic Open House: May 13
The Methodist Hospital Geriatric Evaluation and Management (GEM) Clinic is celebrating 20 years of service to patients and their families, and a variety of additional activities will take place throughout May to honor older Americans.
Diabetes Education "Ask the Experts" Program at Methodist Jennie Edmundson: March 24
Do you know your risk for developing type 2 diabetes? The American Diabetes Association Alert Day is an annual reminder to learn more.
REMINDER: The Nebraska Methodist College Center for Professional and Continuing Education (CfPCE) offers several types of classes for health care workers, as well as non-healthcare workers, including CPR, BLS, ACLS, PALS, NRP, Family & Friends CPR, and Heartsaver CPR AED.
Doris Lien, 80, spends her days in and out of the hospital. Because Lien suffers from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, better known as COPD, she needs help getting through everyday tasks, such as walking and breathing.
Beginning with National Wear Red Day on Friday, February 6, Methodist Health System employees are invited to "Go Red" by wearing red every Friday in February.
Nebraska Methodist College – The Josie Harper Campus has been recognized as a Platinum-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association for helping employees eat better and move more.