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Patrick Smith

Patrick Smith

About the Author:

Patrick Smith, a content strategist for Methodist Health System, has over a decade of experience writing and editing for newspapers and other publications. He enjoys connecting with people and sharing stories that illustrate Methodist's "Meaning of Care."

In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife and children, hiking and participating in church and Masonic events. 


Articles by this author...

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Patient Has 'New Lease on Life' After Checkup Catches Serious Heart Condition

From the Heart

John P. Timperley II walked into his doctor's office expecting to get a checkup and a little peace of mind. He walked out with news that would change his life.

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As Methodist Grows, Consumer-Focused Care and Patient Access Are Priorities

Today's Medicine

New facilities, more providers and the recent addition of Fremont Health are key to Methodist Health System's growth strategy. But efforts that may not generate headlines are just as important.

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Methodist Patient Portal: A Valuable Health Tool at Your Fingertips

Today's Medicine

The patient portal at my.Bestcare.org lets patients see their electronic medical records, send secure messages to providers, manage appointments and more.

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Staff Provided Unforgettable Compassion, Care During a Mother's Final Days

From the Heart

A Methodist Emergency Department nurse experienced "The Meaning of Care" in a whole new way after her mother was diagnosed with colon cancer. 

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Pink Out: Thousands Stand Up to Cancer During Creighton Game

In the Community

The Pink Out game “continues to amaze me,” said Creighton coach Greg McDermott. This year's event raised $19,595 for Hope Lodge Nebraska.

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Sea of Pink Planned at Creighton vs. Cancer Pink Out Game

In the Community

When the Creighton men’s basketball team takes on Butler on Friday, Jan. 25, fans are encouraged to think pink.

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Cancer Patient Experiences 'The Meaning of Care' Through Ice-Cold Cokes

From the Heart

After a complex surgery, Corky Grimes returned to Methodist Hospital to repay a small debt and offer a big thank-you.

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Emergency Room Program Tackles Older Patients' Unique Needs

Today's Medicine

The Geriatric Resource Nurse program is a key part of Methodist’s systemwide initiative to create solutions for the unique needs of older adults.

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Methodist Working to Enhance Already-Deep Geriatric Care Efforts

Today's Medicine

Methodist Health System offers array of resources as part of its strategic initiative to create systemwide solutions for the unique needs of older adults.

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Rehab Clinic's 'Incredible People' Helped Woman Get Back on Track

From the Heart

When Tracy Nicholls began pulmonary rehabilitation at Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital, she was mentally and physically drained. But she's moving ahead with her goals after working with the "stellar employees" there.