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Finding the Perfect Environment Was Critical to My Career Development

By Dee Drake, BSN, CCRN Certified Critical Care Nurse, Cath Lab Methodist Dallas Medical Center Looking for the perfect nursing environment? A place you can call home? Dee Drake, BSN, CCRN, found that at Methodist Dallas Medical Center, and today … Continue reading

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Barbara Madden, A Voice of Experience, Assumes VP/CNO Role

by Barbara Madden, MSN, BSN Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer Methodist Dallas Medical Center A core value woven into the fabric of the Methodist Health System culture is promoting from within. Just ask me, Barbara Madden. I recently accepted the … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Accomplishments of our Nurses

Dallas – Methodist Dallas Medical Center salutes the following nurses for specialty certifications. Congratulations to all! Nurse Practitioner Amanda Skelton, ACNP (Neuro) RN – BSN Graduates Amy Bozeman, BSN (Golden Cross) Victor Abarca, BSN (Neuro) Rhonda McGaughey, BSN (L&D) Vanessa … Continue reading

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Intensive Care Expansion Brings New Employment Opportunities at Methodist Charlton Medical Center

By David Molengraaf, BSN, RN Director of Critical Care Services Methodist Charlton Medical Center    This spring, Methodist Charlton Medical Center is expanding our intensive care unit. Why? To meet our growing needs and to continue striving to provide the highest-possible … Continue reading

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Methodist Mansfield Medical Center is On-the-Grow!

By John E. Phillips, FACHE President Methodist Mansfield Medical Center If you thought you knew Methodist Mansfield Medical Center, it’s time to take another look. I’m proud to say we’re growing by leaps and bounds thanks to the support of … Continue reading

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Methodist Health System Hospitals Earn ‘Top Performers’ Status

11/13/13 All Four Methodist Facilities Recognized by The Joint Commission best antivirus software 2013 Four Methodist Health System hospitals have all been named among the Top Performers on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission (TJC) for achieving exemplary performance … Continue reading

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Methodist Charlton and DeSoto Fire Rescue Set New 14-Minute Record for Fast Heart Attack Care

6/10/13 Methodist Charlton Medical Center and DeSoto Fire Rescue recently set a new record for fast heart attack care with a door-to-balloon (D2B) time of just 14 minutes. Their previous record was 24 minutes. Door-to-balloon time is the time between … Continue reading

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Cardiology Clinicians Take Heart

By Darryl Jones II, BS, RCIS, RDCS Interim Heart Center Educator Methodist Dallas Medical Center One thing I learned early in working with patients battling heart disease is you can’t be a hypocrite. February is heart month, but if you … Continue reading

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Methodist Richardson Medical Center Announces $120 Million Expansion

By Ken Hutchenrider Jr., FACHE President, Methodist Richardson Medical Center The city of Richardson just got some great news. Methodist Richardson Medical Center is planning a $120 million, four-story, 125-bed acute care hospital for the Bush/Renner campus. As the leader … Continue reading

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Methodist Health System Facilities Receive UnitedHealth Premium Interventional Cardiac Care Specialty Center Designations

June 12, 2012 Methodist Health System has received UnitedHealth Premium Interventional Cardiac Care Specialty Center designations for Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Methodist Charlton Medical Center, and Methodist Mansfield Medical Center, as well as a provisional one-year designation for Methodist Richardson … Continue reading

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