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National Nurses Week: The Balance of Mind, Body, and Spirit

By Karla Ramberger, DNP, RN Chief Nursing Executive Methodist Health System Here’s an interesting question to consider … would Florence Nightingale recognize the profession of nursing as it exists today? The automation, the technology, and the greater degree of autonomy … Continue reading

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Five Methodist Health System Nurses Recognized Among DFW Great 100 Nurses

Five Methodist Health System nurses have been recognized with the prestigious Dallas-Fort Worth Great 100 Nurses award. The award honors 100 registered nurses who made a significant impact on the nursing profession and for patients, peers, and the community at … Continue reading

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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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The Twelve Days to De-stress Your Holidays (hmmmm)

By Kathy Ross, RN, MHA Wellness Director Methodist Health System Have you finished your holiday shopping? Are the cards out? Gifts mailed? Ready for the upcoming family get-together? If not, take heart. You’re not alone. ’Tis the season of excess … 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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Nonclinical internships: giving students a glimpse of healthcare careers

by Wayne Wilson, PHR, MBA Manager, Human Resources Methodist Dallas Medical Center We’ve all been there. Fresh out of school and ready to join the workforce. You secure an interview and things seem to be going well. Then you hear … Continue reading

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From Surgeon to President of Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Continuing the Mission of Servant Leadership

By: Martin L. Koonsman, MD, FACS President Methodist Dallas Medical Center Mission accomplished. Whether you’re serving in the armed forces, flying high as an astronaut, or leading a team of colleagues to treat a patient, achieving your mission is gratifying … 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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Thank a Nurse During National Nurses Week

by Barbara Madson Madden, MSN, RN Interim Associate Chief Nursing Officer Methodist Dallas Medical Center   A higher calling. A passion to help others. Making a difference in others’ lives. Motivated to heal. Because I care. These are the reasons … Continue reading

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