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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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Becoming a Nurse Leader in the OR

by: Joshua Ast, BSN, RN, CNOR Nurse Manager, Surgical Services Methodist Richardson Medical Center  I was destined to work in healthcare. As far back as I can remember, I’ve always had this desire to help others. My mom set the example … Continue reading

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How to be a Happier Employee

By Judy Laister Human Resources Director Methodist Mansfield Medical Center Here’s a fact that has the entire Methodist Health System family beaming. The Advisory Board, a health care think tank whose members represent approximately 94 percent of the U.S. News … Continue reading

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Pharmacists are key members of the patient care team

By Jeena Connor, PharmD, RPh, Pharmacy Director Methodist Charlton Medical Center and Uju Okechukwu, PharmD, RPh, Pharmacy Manager Methodist Charlton Medical Center We’re excited about leading the pharmacy department at Methodist Charlton Medical Center, and here’s why. Our pharmacists are … 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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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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The robotic da Vinci Surgical System Leads a Revolution in Surgery

By Cheryl Koch, RN, BSN, MSN, CNOR Director of Surgical Services Methodist Richardson Medical Center If you need proof that technology has revolutionized health care in the United States, you need look no further than the operating room. Surgeons are … Continue reading

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Aligning Your Career Path with Your Mission

By Greg Davidson, MBA Clinic Administrator Methodist Dallas Medical Center Golden Cross Academic Clinic I am one of the fortunate few who get to do what I’ve always wanted to do. I started volunteering in hospitals when I was 13 … Continue reading

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Taking the Stress Out of Managing Stress

By Beth Leermakers Employee Health Coach Methodist Mansfield Medical Center and Methodist Charlton Medical Center How stressed are you? If you say you’re really stressed, you’re not alone. Suffice it to say, we are living and coping with stress almost … Continue reading

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Get on Board with Wellness

By Carrie Camin, Assistant Vice President, Wellness Methodist Health System When it comes to keeping fit and staying well, we all know what we need to do. The hard part is knowing how to do it. Moving from, “I can’t” … Continue reading

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