11.18.2014

Six Common Myths About Diabetes

By the year 2020, it is expected that one in four people will be diabetic. To stop the rise in numbers, prevention is key, and that is the main objective behind this diabetes awareness month.

11.13.2014

Great American Smokeout at Methodist Jennie Edmundson: Nov. 20

For help to quit smoking, visit the Methodist Jennie Edmundson Cafeteria on Thursday, Nov. 20, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

10.10.2014

Nebraska Methodist College Offers Free "Thoracic Aortic Dissection" Online Continuing Education Course

Course Provided at No Charge in Memory of Tyler Kahle 
Reminder: Nebraska Methodist College offers a "Thoracic Aortic Dissection" continuing education course for medical professionals in memory of Tyler Kahle, whose story was told in a video produced by Methodist Hospital in 2007. 

08.06.2014

Nebraska Methodist College Offers Free Continuing Education: Thoracic Aortic Dissection

Course Provided at No Charge in Memory of Tyler Kahle 
Nebraska Methodist College offers a new "Thoracic Aortic Dissection" continuing education course for medical professionals in memory of Tyler Kahle, whose story was told in a video produced by Methodist Hospital in 2007. 

06.03.2014

Thanks Go to Employees for MHS Blood Drive Donations

Thank you to Methodist Health System employees who generously donated blood at the May 29th blood drive.

05.02.2014

May Is Older Americans Month

NICHE Committee Sponsors Live Music in Methodist Hospital Breezeways
"Safe Today, Healthy Tomorrow" is the theme of this year's Older Americans Month. Methodist's NICHE committee has organized a schedule of musicians performing in the breezeways at Methodist Hospital.

03.25.2014

Implementing a NICHE Program to Enhance Geriatric Care

The geriatric patient population will require increasing attention from quality leaders in the not-too-distant future.

03.20.2014

Dementia Conference Features Alzheimer's Experts

Some of the biggest names in advocacy and research are here in Omaha this weekend to talk about the progress they're making toward finding a cure for Alzheimer's.

03.05.2014

American Diabetes Association Alert Day: March 25

Diabetes Education "Ask the Experts" Program at Methodist Jennie Edmundson: March 25
Do you know your risk for developing type 2 diabetes? The American Diabetes Association Alert Day is an annual reminder to learn more. 

02.12.2014

Methodist Speakers Provide Educational Programs as a Community Benefit

MHS speakers give their time and expertise to provide education on health and wellness topics to community, church and business organizations and schools.

02.01.2014

Wear Red on Fridays in February for Heart Month

Beginning with National Wear Red Day on Friday, February 7, Methodist Health System employees are invited to "Go Red" by wearing red every Friday in February.

10.07.2015

Mammograms Help Save Lives

When the death of a celebrity, such as author Jackie Collins, from breast cancer receives wide publicity, some women may muse, "Ummm, maybe I should get a mammogram.

09.30.2015

Meet SOCS: Strong Ovarian Cancer Survivors

It's a cancer we don't hear very much about, but it's impact is devastating. Malorie Maddox takes us inside an Ovarian Cancer Survivor's Group.

09.29.2015

Wellness Reminder: Employee Lactation Program

Methodist Health System provides an Employee Lactation Program to support successful breastfeeding.

09.28.2015

Is a Yearly Physical Still Warranted?

The annual checkup, once a mainstay of primary care, is viewed today by many doctors and medical organizations as unnecessary for healthy adults.