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A big reason Susan Bristol's recovery from surgery went so smoothly was Methodist Hospital's dedicated certified nursing assistants, aides who work closely with patients and also assist doctors and nurses with basic medical procedures.
When Lisa Smith arrived at Methodist Hospital for a routine surgery, she didn’t expect any surprises. Then she met prep-op nurse Peggy Zurek.
Bobbi Gill has been a physical therapy patient at Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital for four years as she’s battled numerous health challenges. Mary-Ellen Bartels, a physical therapist, has been by her side much of the way.
“I think it’s rewarding to see that you’re making a difference,” care navigator Kathy Sindelar said. “I’m here for the patients and want them to have the best outcome, stay out of the hospital and feel the best they can.”
“Not very many people get a chance to change the world,” said Rachael Nielsen, APRN, “but there’s a lot of us out there who can change our little corner of the world.”
Methodist Hospital wasn’t just where Alex Anthone and Kacey Coenen met. It's where they bonded over the emotional highs and lows of nursing.
Becky Jizba, MSN, MBA, RN, was nominated for the Patriot Award by 1st Lt. Sarah Holst, BSN, RN, a nurse in the Army Reserve who is currently deployed.
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.
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.
The patient portal at my.Bestcare.org lets patients see their electronic medical records, send secure messages to providers, manage appointments and more.