Methodist Jennie Edmundson Offers Free PVD Screening: April 21

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

March is National Nutrition Month, and this year's theme is "Savor the Flavor of Eating Right."


New Nebraska Methodist College Doctorate Program: Adult Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist

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.


Cardiac Rehabilitation Week: February 14-20

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.


Methodist Jennie Edmundson Science Cafe: February 10

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.


Wear Red on Fridays in February for Heart Month

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.


Annual Update: Methodist Jennie Edmundson Family Resource Center

In 2015, the Family Resource Center at Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital served more than 176,000 clients through education, presentations, screenings and community outreach.


Take Care of Your Diabetes (TCOYD) National Conference & Health Fair in Omaha: Oct. 17

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.


Helping Patients Live, Breathe with COPD

During Omaha’s cold November days last year, Gene Evans was having trouble breathing. He thought it was pneumonia.


May Is Older Americans Month

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.


American Diabetes Association Alert! Day: March 24

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. 


Nebraska Methodist College Offers CPR with Family & Friends Classes and Continuing Education

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.


Program Partners Volunteers with Older Patients

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.


Wear Red on Fridays in February for Heart Month

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 Recognized as American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Worksite

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.