HIPAA Alert: 53 Percent of Health Care Data Breaches Due to Insiders and Negligence

The health care industry has had more than its fair share of hacking incidents, but the biggest threat comes from within. 


Register Now for Blood Drive at Methodist Women's Hospital: Dec. 18

Methodist Women's Hospital and 192Dodge Medical Office Building employees are encouraged to participate in a blood drive on Tuesday, Dec. 18 in the Abbott and Bernard Conference Rooms.


Brian Wilson Is November DAISY Award Winner

Brian Wilson, BSN, RN, from the Methodist Hospital Progressive Care Unit on 6 North, was honored at a recognition ceremony on Dec. 6 as November’s DAISY Award winner for Methodist Hospital and Methodist Women’s Hospital.


Employee Discount on Methodist Skin Renewal Suite Services - See Dec. Special Offers

Methodist Health System employees enjoy a 30% discount on full-price laser services available at the Methodist Physicians Clinic Women's Center Skin Renewal Suite, and initial consultations are free. See the special offers available this month.


Methodist Jennie Edmundson Staff: Apply Now for IHA Health Care Career Scholarship

Application deadline for an Iowa Hospital Association Health Care Careers Scholarship up to $7,000 ($3,500 per year for a maximum of 2 years) is March 30. Award recipients must commit to working one year in an Iowa hospital for each year of the scholarship award.


Methodist Sponsors Community Diaper Drive: Dec. 14-16

Methodist has again partnered with Channel 94.1 for the annual Diaper Drive, a community initiative to stock the shelves with diapers at The Lydia House to help mothers in need. Drop off diapers at the Linden Market Hy-Vee on 132nd and West Dodge Road from Friday, Dec. 14 through Sunday, Dec. 16.


Methodist Jennie Edmundson Pharmacy Staff Honored

Melanie Ryan, PharmD, and the Methodist Jennie Edmundson Pharmacy staff were recently recognized by the Creighton University Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (IPPE 3) students for local hospital preceptors with the 2017-2018 Preceptor of the Year award.


Enjoy Employee Holiday Buffet Receptions: Dec. 5-18

Methodist employees are invited to celebrate the season at Holiday Buffet Receptions. 


Methodist Nurses Honored by March of Dimes and Omaha Magazine

Methodist nurse Jean Armstrong was given top honors as the 2018 Nurse of the Year. Methodist nurses also took top honors in three other awards.


403(b) and 401(k) Plan Limits for 2019

The 2019 contribution limits have changed for Methodist's retirement plans.


Congratulations to November's Good Catch Award Recipient

The “GOOD CATCH” Award is designed to recognize staff members committed to patient safety.


2018 Caring Kind Employees Receive Recognition

Michelle Peterson, the 2018 Methodist Hospital Caring Kind Employee of the Year, and Cynthe Ford, the 2018 Methodist Women's Hospital Caring Kind Employee of the Year, were recognized recently at the NHA Annual Convention.


HIPAA Alert: Still Issues Across the U.S. in 2018

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says recurring compliance issues for 2018 include these nine things ...


The Meaning of Care Magazine: Read the Winter 2018 Issue

Enjoy stories of Methodist's outstanding care and medical innovation in The Meaning of Care magazine. This winter 2018 issue focuses on new technology and clinical trials enhancing cancer care and treatment, the outstanding achievements being made through aquatic therapy and a new program fulfilling the needs of geriatric patients seeking emergency treatment at Methodist.  


2018 Veterans Day Honor Roll

This week we will honor the many veterans within our Methodist Family with the special Honor Roll posted today on Employee Connections, Honor Roll lists on display in Methodist hospital chapels, and posters in Methodist cafeterias Nov. 9-13. Watch for Methodist veterans wearing this special sticker, and take a moment to thank them for their service.