08.03.2015

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.

05.01.2015

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.

03.13.2015

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. 

02.03.2015

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.

02.02.2015

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.

02.02.2015

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.

01.21.2015

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.

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.