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The Secrets to My Nursing Success

Interview with Melissa Mitchell, MSN, RN, CMSRN Director of Education Methodist Mansfield Medical Center To say Melissa Mitchell is a driven, goal-oriented person is an understatement. Throughout her nursing career, her eye has been on the prize ahead. From a … Continue reading

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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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Physicians and clinicians assuming more leadership roles

By George Williams, MD, MMM, FACEP President, MedHealth A few years ago, the American College of Physician Executives (ACPE) published a white paper, “The Value of Physician Leadership.” Using literature reviews and interviews with healthcare professionals, the document draws a … Continue reading

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Celebrating Our Nurses

Irene Strejc, MPH, BSN, RN, CENP, ACHE Vice President Nursing, Chief Nursing Officer Methodist Richardson Medical Center One of my favorite times of year is upon us — National Nurses Week. May 6-12 has been set aside as the time … Continue reading

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Seven Methodist Health System Nurses Named to Dallas-Fort Worth Great 100 2015

Do you remember the classic movie that was released in 1960, “The Magnificent Seven?” The movie focused on a small town that hired seven men to help protect its citizens. We think all of our nurses are magnificent, and especially … Continue reading

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Men in Nursing at Methodist Health System

Simba Nyoni, RN, CRN, BSN — an ICU nurse at Methodist Mansfield Medical Center — talks about the vital role men can play in nursing, especially certain specialties.

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Recognizing Employees for a Job Well Done

By Chris Loyd Human Resources Director Methodist Richardson Medical Center Valuing employees and recognizing them for a job well done is a core value at Methodist Richardson Medical Center and throughout Methodist Health System. But all recognition is not created … Continue reading

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Internship Opens the Door to ED Nursing

By Bernadette Trail, PHR Human Resources Generalist Methodist Charlton Medical Center Nursing internships have been around for a long time. In fact, they’re one of the most popular employee programs offered at Methodist Charlton Medical Center. But this year, we … Continue reading

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The Promise of Accountable Care

By Shannon Huggins Vice President, Managed Care Methodist Health System Sometimes, the ABCs of health care can be confusing. But in the new world of health care reform, there’s one acronym that everyone needs to know — ACO. ACO stands … Continue reading

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Med-surg Nursing: Caring from the Heart.

By Tammy Pikey, BSN, CMSRN Director of Med-surg/IMC Methodist Charlton Medical Center I love med-surg nursing. I’ve been doing it my whole life and there’s nothing else I would rather be doing. Why am I so avid about this aspect … Continue reading

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