05.04.2018

Thanks to Employees for MHS Corporate Blood Drive Donation

Thanks go to the Methodist Health System employees who generously donated blood at the May 2 blood drive. The Red Cross was able to collect a total of 31 units of blood. This has the potential to save up to 93 lives! 

05.02.2018

May is Stroke Awareness Month

Methodist Hospital and Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital are certified as Primary Stroke Centers by the Joint Commission. Methodist Women’s Hospital is certified as an Acute Stroke-Ready Hospital by the Joint Commission

05.01.2018

"Flu Season" Update

The Infection Prevention departments have indicated that the designated “Flu Season” is over effective May 1, 2018.

04.25.2018

Methodist Equipment Loan Program - Recycle and Reuse

The Methodist Equipment Loan Program provides patients in need access to free home medical equipment through their recycle and reuse program, enabling patients to focus on recovery and return home.

04.04.2018

Methodist Works with Apple to Provide Information via Health App

Methodist is now one of 39 health systems in the United States to work with Apple to offer health information data access through the Apple Health app. 

03.19.2018

Appointments Available for Free Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Screening at MECC April 5

Appointments are available for a free public screening for head and neck cancers hosted by Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center on April 5. Preregistration is required.

03.01.2018

March Is National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month, and this year's theme is "Go Further With Food."

02.11.2018

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.

01.25.2018

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.

11.01.2017

Great American Smokeout at Methodist Jennie Edmundson: Nov. 16

Stop by the Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital cafeteria on Thursday, Nov. 16, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for educational materials, give-a-ways and much more to help you or your loved ones quit smoking. 

11.01.2017

November Is Diabetes Awareness Month

Do you know how prevalent diabetes is? And how helpful diabetes education can be for better health and longer life? See the video "Diabetes in Nebraska" for information from diabetes educators and advice from people who have learned to manage their diabetes. 

10.09.2017

NMC Offers FREE Yoga for Diabetics: Oct. 21 - Dec. 16

Nebraska Methodist College, an affiliate of Methodist Health System, will offer "Yoga for Diabetics," a free 8-week class, on Saturdays, Oct. 21 through Dec. 16, 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Space is limited, so RSVP today. 

09.22.2017

Learn About Deaf Education at Nebraska Methodist College

September is National Deaf Education Month. Did you know that Nebraska Methodist College offers a minor in Healthcare Sign Language? 

09.20.2017

Binational Health Week Events Include Women's Health Night at Methodist Jennie Edmundson: Oct. 5

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.

09.12.2017

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Offers Free Prostate Cancer Education Presentation & Screening: Sept. 20

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.