12.28.2016

Methodist Memories: 1948 Daily Hospital Charge

Do you know what the daily charge was for an adult patient at Methodist Hospital in 1948?

12.28.2016

Methodist Memories: Nursing Uniforms

Student uniforms from the past were modeled in celebration of the 70-year anniversary of the Methodist Hospital School of Nursing.

12.28.2016

Methodist Memories: Succotash or Braised Lamb, Anyone?

In the 1960s, Methodist Hospital prepared about half a million meals each year.

12.19.2016

Methodist Memories: Chief Pharmacist Lillian Dorsey

It was an appointment that was a surprise for the times. Lillian Avant Dorsey became chief pharmacist of Nebraska Methodist Hospital in 1948.

12.12.2016

Methodist Memories: The Blizzard of 1975

Methodist Hospital had a full census on a busy Friday when Omaha's weather changed from 37 degrees and light snow to whiteout blizzard conditions. Nearly every area of the hospital was touched in some way by the storm.

12.08.2016

OWH Story Spotlights Methodist's Surgical Suite & 125-Year History

See the story that posted to Omaha World-Herald's online edition today: "Methodist's cutting-edge surgical suite opens 'world of possibilities.'"

12.05.2016

Methodist Memories: The Miracle of Thumbellina

The Methodist Hospital nurses who cared for this one pound, seven ounce miracle baby nicknamed her "Thumbellina."

11.28.2016

Methodist Memories: Miss Edna Fagan, MA, RN

Miss Fagan's association with Methodist Hospital and Nebraska Methodist College spanned seven decades.

11.18.2016

Methodist Memories: A Bountiful 1902 Thanksgiving

A deaconess wrote, "While we didn't see a flock of turkeys flying over the hospital, some found their way here nevertheless."

11.18.2016

Methodist Memories: Meal Delivery Chaos & Other Glitches

Administration anticipated a normal crop of glitches when the new Methodist Hospital opened in April 1968. Here's what they didn't expect. 

11.14.2016

Methodist Memories: First Patients Arrive at 84th & Dodge

The first patients arrived at the new Methodist Hospital on Sunday, April 28, 1968.

11.11.2016

Veterans Day Story of Methodist's John W. Estabrook

See the Veterans Day story that posted to Omaha World-Herald's online edition today: "From Sick Sailor to Healthcare Innovator."

11.07.2016

Methodist Memories: Cornerstone & Consecration Ceremonies

On April 20, 1968, cornerstone and consecration ceremonies were held for the new Methodist Hospital at 84th and Dodge Streets.

10.31.2016

Methodist Memories: Layman's View of the New Methodist Hospital

Nebraska author Mary Mahoney takes the reader on a tour of the new hospital shortly before it opened in April 1968.

10.24.2016

Methodist Memories: 1967 Construction Schedule

The public was invited to follow the progress of the new Nebraska Methodist Hospital with color illustrations and a monthly construction schedule in this 1967 promotional handout.