Ash Wednesday: February 14

Pastoral Services is making ashes will be available for Methodist Hospital and Methodist Women’s Hospital employees, patients, visitors, physicians and volunteers on Ash Wednesday.


Fremont Health Board of Trustees Selects Methodist Health System, Strategic Partnership Discussions to Continue

The Fremont Health Board of Trustees, at their Monday meeting, voted to continue strategic partnership discussions exclusively with Methodist Health System. 


Federal Withholding for 2018 Updated

Federal withholding updates were implemented on January 18, 2018.


Flamingos for Hope to Visit MECC Patients: February 14

The Flamingos for Hope will visit patients at Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center on Wednesday, February 14, at 10 a.m. Volunteers will help patients, family and visitors celebrate with a "Hugs and Kisses" Valentine's Day theme.  


Sherri White - Retiring February 9 with 16 Years of Service

We extend our best retirement wishes to Sherri White, Medical Assistant at Methodist Physicians Clinic Risen Son.  


Abboud Honored with American Cancer Society Award, Hope Lodge Opens

The Hope Lodge Nebraska grand opening and ribbon cutting celebrated a project 11 years in the making and was aided by the generous donation of the land at 8030 Farnam Drive by Methodist Hospital.


Michael Koraleski - Methodist Hospital Employee of the Month

Michael Koraleski, a Patient Care Pharmacist in the Pharmacy department, is the Methodist Hospital Employee of the Month for February. 


Nominate a Leader for the ICAN Leadership Award - Deadline Mar. 1

The ICAN Leadership Award was created in 2015 to honor a woman or man who has taken the necessary steps to redefine leaderhip in their organizations and communities through collaboration, compassion, confidence and creativity - the 4 C's. Nominate a leader by Mar. 1.


REMINDER: $500 Staff Referral Bonus

Employees who refer a candidate who is hired for a regularly scheduled part-time or full-time MHS position will be eligible for a $500 referal bonus. Payout will be 1/2 at 6 months, and 1/2 at one year.


Annual Update: Methodist Jennie Edmundson Family Resource Center

In 2017, the Methodist Jennie Edmundson Family Resource Center served 231,406 clients through education, presentations, health fairs, screenings and community outreach. This is a 7.7 percent increase over 2016.


Wear Red on Fridays in February for Heart Month

Methodist Health System employees are invited to wear red every Friday in February to show their support of February as American Heart Month. Red shirts, red shoes, red scrubs — anything red will do! — subject to your department’s dress code.


Employee Discount on Methodist Skin Renewal Suite Services - See February Special Offers

Methodist Health System employees enjoy a 30% discount on full-price laser services available at the Methodist Physicians Clinic Women's Center Skin Renewal Suite, and initial consultations are free. See the special offers available this month.


Financial Success Program - Free Research Study to Determine Health Effects of Financial Education in Single Working Mothers

Through the grant-funded Financial Hope Collaborative at Creighton University, eligible MHS employees may participate in the study and receive two free clinic visits and nine weeks of financial education.


18 AgeWISE Nurses Graduated in December, Cohort #13 Started in January

Eighteen nurses representing eight nursing units/departments graduated from the AgeWISE Geropalliative Care Nurse Residency Program at Methodist Hospital on December 20. Methodist  has more than 200 AgeWISE nurses on staff infusing Geropalliative care nursing principles throughout the hospitals. 


Affordable Care Act - Form 1095-C

The IRS has announced the deadline for distributing 1095-C forms to employees is March 2, 2018. Information from the 1095 about your eligibility and participation in the health care plan is used when filing your taxes for the previous year. You do not need to wait for the 1095-C to file your taxes for 2017.