06.22.2017

HIPAA Alert: Lack of a Business Associate Agreement Violated Privacy, Cost Health Care Provider $31K

Do you understand the danger of allowing a vendor access to protected health information without having a business associate agreement in place? A pediatric practice in Illinois failed to follow HIPPA guidelines in its dealings with a third-party vendor. The lack of a written Business Associate Agreement cost the practice $31,000.

06.22.2017

Methodist Hospital Receives AHA Mission: Lifeline Bronze Award

Methodist Hospital has received the American Heart Association's 2017 Mission: Lifeline ® NSTEMI Bronze Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks.

06.21.2017

MHS Wellness Screenings Are Coming: July 11 - Sept. 1

Attention, Methodist Health System Health Care Plan Participants: Wellness screenings are coming! Watch for communication via e-mail and Employee Connections in late June with details on how to schedule your 2017 appointment. 

06.21.2017

MJE Wellness Screenings Are Coming: July 11 - Sept. 1

Attention, Methodist Jennie Edmundson Health Care Plan Participants: Wellness screenings are coming! Watch for communication via e-mail and Employee Connections in late June with details on how to schedule your 2017 appointment. 

06.21.2017

ORDER NOW: Methodist Company Store Fourth of July Sale Is June 21-30

Treat yourself and others to high-quality logo wear shirts available during the Methodist Company Store Fourth of July Sale. T-shirts start at just $3.99.

06.20.2017

Maureen Shea Is June DAISY Award Winner

Maureen Shea, BSN, RN, from Methodist Hospital's Medical/Surgical Unit, was honored at a recognition ceremony on June 20 as the June DAISY Award winner for Methodist Hospital and Methodist Women's Hospital.

06.20.2017

Welcoming Shari Flowers, New MHS VP of Compliance

Shari Flowers, a veteran lawyer with compliance, health care and legal counsel experience, has been named vice president of compliance for Methodist Health System

06.16.2017

Wells Fargo Webinar -- Investing in Your Retirement Plan: Beyond the Basics -- June 27

Register to watch live or view later the webinar "Investing in Your Retirement Plan: Beyond the Basics" on Tuesday, June 27. Register online for this and other financial webinars that interest you.

06.15.2017

2017 Employee Service Recognition

Congratulations to our 2017 Methodist Health System honorees with 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40 and 45 years of service. 

06.15.2017

MJE 2017 Super Sitters Classes: June 29, July 20, December 28

Is your child ready to start babysitting? Would you like your child to spend a day learning the ins and outs of being a Super Sitter? Preregistration is required for Super Sitters classes at Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital, and class size is limited. 

06.15.2017

Register Now for Free 4-Part August Series on Smart Financial Planning for a Successful Retirement

Back by popular demand: "Smart Financial Planning for a Successful Retirement," a free 4-part educational series. Choose Tuesdays at the Methodist Women's Hospital campus or Thursdays at Methodist Jennie Edmundson. Register now. Sessions start August 1 and August 3.

06.14.2017

COMING SOON: Methodist Company Store Fourth of July Sale -- Order June 21-30

June 14 is Flag Day and the perfect time to announce our upcoming Fourth of July sale on high-quality logo wear from the Methodist Company Store. T-shirts start at just $3.99. Sport-Tek wicking T-shirts start at just $7.50.

06.13.2017

Flamingos for Hope to Visit MECC Patients: June 20

The Flamingos for Hope will visit patients at Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center on Tuesday, June 20, at 10 a.m. Volunteers will help patients, family and visitors celebrate with a "Super Heroes" theme.  

06.12.2017

Nebraska Methodist College Awarded $1.3 Million Upward Bound Grant

The Nebraska Methodist College Upward Bound Program has been awarded a nearly $1.3 million grant by the U.S. Department of Education. This is the third Upward Bound grant for Nebraska Methodist College, an affiliate of Methodist Health System. 

06.09.2017

Spirit of Courage Celebrity Weekend: August 4-6

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital and Jennie Edmundson Foundation are teaming up once again for the annual Spirit of Courage event, a benefit to help MJE cancer patients in need of financial assistance.