08.06.2018

Are You on Candid Camera?

With an increase in the reports of patients and visitors using cell phones to record and take pictures in our facilities, what do you need to know about being secretly recorded?

07.17.2018

HIPAA Alert: Data Breach Cost, Loss of Business, Patient Trust

What you need to know about the cost of protecting patient data.

06.25.2018

Safety First: The Three A's of Fall Prevention

Preventing falls starts with you! Start by knowing the three A's of fall prevention.

06.18.2018

HIPAA Alert: Guidance on Authorization for Research

What you need to know about HIPAA and using patients' protected health information for research.

05.17.2018

Safety First: Safety with Construction Traffic

Your safety on and off the job is important. Please pay attention to construction traffic!

05.16.2018

HIPAA Alert: It is Not the Size of the Breach that Matters

The penalties for HIPAA violations can be severe with multi-million-dollar fines possible when violations include relatively few cases.

04.17.2018

Confidential Reporting Hotline is Anonymous

At Methodist Health System, we pride ourselves on a culture of openness, trust and integrity. Effective ethics is a team effort involving the participation and support of every employee. Employees can submit reports or concerns anonymously via the Confidential Reporting Hotline or website.

04.09.2018

HIPAA Alert: Fines for HIPAA Violations

The penalties for HIPAA violations can be severe with multi-million-dollar fines possible when violations have been allowed to persist for several years or when multiple violations of HIPAA Rules have been allowed to occur.

03.21.2018

Traffic Changes Coming to West Dodge Rd. during Construction at Children's Hospital

Early construction work has begun on Children’s Hospital and Medical Center’s new Hubbard Center for Children. This new construction project will have an impact on traffic and may affect your travel to and from Methodist.
 

03.11.2018

National Patient Safety Awareness Week: March 12-16

Celebrate National Patient Safety Awareness week March 12-16. Although this week celebrates our patient safety achievements and increases awareness, safe care is our focus, 24-hours a day, 7-days a week, 365-days a year.

03.01.2018

HIPAA Alert: Do Not Alter Your Medical Records!

A reminder to all that under no circumstances may employees alter their medical records.

02.21.2018

Donate Old Cell Phones to Assist Domestic Violence Victims

Starting immediately Security will take old cell phones and facilitate getting these phones to the WCA to help victims of domestic violence.

02.19.2018

New Lost and Found System Aims to Connect People with Property

In an effort to connect visitors, patients and staff with their lost items more quickly, Security now implemented a new lost and found system. 

02.14.2018

Safety First: Wash Your Hands

With the flu and viruses in full swing, count on these ten reasons to stop the spread of germs.

02.09.2018

Information Technology Announcement - Health System Cerner Access Policy

Methodist Health System has implemented a policy to standardize access to Cerner effective February 7, 2018.