Methodist Names VNA as Preferred Provider, Home Health & Hospice Program Closing in March

By the end of March 2018, Methodist Hospital will close its home health and hospice program and Visiting Nurse Association will be our preferred provider for these services. The change is not a reflection on program leadership or the tremendous work done by our care providers. 


Daniel Gokie Is February DAISY Award Winner

Daniel Gokie, BSN, RN, LIMHP, from Methodist Hospital 6 North, was honored at a recognition ceremony on February 22 as the February DAISY Award winner for Methodist Hospital and Methodist Women's Hospital.


Steve Luppes - Retiring February 22 with 15 Years of Service

We extend our best retirement wishes to Steve Luppes, Lead Respiratory Care Practitioner at Methodist Hospital.  


Consider Joining the Decon Team

Would you like to play an important role in emergency preparedness and response? Consider joining the Decontamination Team at Methodist Hospital and Methodist Women's Hospital. Membership is open to MHS employees.


New Lost and Found System Aims to Connect People with Property

In an effort to connect visitors, patients and staff with their lost items more quickly, Security now implemented a new lost and found system. 


Nebraska Methodist College's ACOTE-Accredited Master of Occupational Therapy Program Will Help Meet Growing Demand

The new Master of Occupational Therapy program at Nebraska Methodist College (NMC) has earned five-year accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA).


Employee Discount Tickets to Methodist-Sponsored Pink in the Rink Night at Lancers Hockey: Saturday, February 17

As part of Methodist Health System’s partnership with the Omaha Lancers, MHS employees may  purchase tickets to the February 17th hockey game at the discounted rate of $14. Deadline to order discount tickets: Friday, February 16th at 12 p.m. 


Safety First: Wash Your Hands

With the flu and viruses in full swing, count on these ten reasons to stop the spread of germs.


Cardiac Rehabilitation Week: February 11-17

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.


Information Technology Announcement - Health System Cerner Access Policy

Methodist Health System has implemented a policy to standardize access to Cerner effective February 7, 2018.  


Employee Forums at Methodist Hospital, Methodist Women's Hospital, MHS Corporate Feb. 26-Mar. 2

Employees and staff of Methodist Hospital, Methodist Women’s Hospital, MHS Corporate and Integrated Services are invited to attend one of the upcoming Employee Forums. 


HIPAA Alert: Aetna to pay $17 million after mailing revealed patients' HIV meds

Aetna has reached a $17 million settlement after a class action lawsuit argued the health insurer breached the privacy of thousands of customers who take HIV medications.


Additional Tool to Help Stop Phishing

Over the next couple of weeks, NMHS IT will be deploying a new button to the Microsoft Outlook and Microsoft Outlook Web Access systems.


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.