Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital and Nebraska Methodist College are among the community organizations participating in Binational Health Week events, including Women’s Health Night with free health screenings and educational booths at Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital on Oct. 5. The Mobile Diabetes Center from Nebraska Methodist College will provide screenings and education at the Binational Health Week Famly Fair at All Care Health Center in Council Bluffs on Oct. 7. Methodist plays a role in Binational Health Week and numerous other events helping underserved populations as a community benefit.
Thanks go to the Methodist Health System employees who generously donated blood at the September 13 blood drive. The Red Cross was able to collect a total of 26 units of blood. This has the potential to save up to 78 lives!
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital will hold its annual free prostate cancer education presentation and screening on Wednesday, September 20, 5-7 p.m. Space is limited, and preregistration is required.
Suspicious mole? Sun-damaged skin? Early detection of skin cancer saves lives. Preregistration is required for this free public screening.
Are you a registered organ donor? Would you like to be the match for a person in need of bone marrow donation? Learn more and join in the registration drive in the Methodist Women's Hospital cafeteria on Thursday, June 8.
Special thanks go to the Methodist Health System employees who generously donated blood at the May 3 blood drive. The Red Cross was able to collect a total of 35 units of blood. This has the potential to save up to 105 lives. This is the best outcome for a blood drive held at MHS Corporate to date!
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As part of Methodist's partnership with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska, MHS employees are encouraged to join in the 11th Annual National Walk@Lunch Day on Wednesday, April 26.
Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital will hold its annual free PVD (peripheral vascular disease) screening on Thursday, April 27, 5-7 p.m. Space is limited, and preregistration is required.
Appointments are available for a free public screening for head and neck cancers hosted by Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center on April 4. Preregistration is required.
Lymphedema Awareness Month recognizes and educates patients and caregivers about this disorder, which affects 3 million to 5 million Americans.
March is National Nutrition Month, and this year's theme is "Put Your Best Fork Forward."
Work out at home with this 25-minute exercise video by Brenda Herrod, Nurse Practitioner, Program Coordinator, Better Living Program. Brenda is an AFAA Certified Personal Trainer and Certified Fitness Instructor. video Tips you can try at home. Upper and Lower Body Weight Lifting.
CORRECTED DATE: Quarterly Biological Isolation Team Meeting Is Thursday, January 19. Consider Joining the Team.
Would you like to play an important role in response and preparedness for exposure to highly infectious diseases, such as Ebola and Zika? Consider Joining the Biological Isolation Team. Team membership is open to all MHS employees working in patient care or other departments at Methodist Hospital, Methodist Women's Hospital, Methodist Jennie Edmundson, Methodist Physicians Clinics and MHS Corporate. Learn more by attending the quarterly Biological Isolation Team meeting in Methodist Hospital's Centennial Room: 11 A.M. - 1 P.M., THURSDAY, January 19. Feel free to bring your lunch.
By quitting even for one day, smokers will be taking an important step toward a healthier life that can lead to a reduction in cancer risk. For help to quit smoking, visit the Methodist Jennie Edmundson Cafeteria on Thursday, Nov. 17, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.