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Fifteen Methodist Health System nurses were honored in D Magazine’s inaugural Nursing in Excellence Awards program including awardees Cherie James, RN BSN, ONC, from Methodist Charlton who won the Orthopedics Excellence in Nursing Award, and Methodist Mansfield’s Tonya Pena, RN-BC, who won the General Medicine Excellence in Nursing Award. Thirteen other Methodist nurses were fi ...

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By GeTonya Dickerson, RN Clinical Nurse Supervisor, Cardiac Telemetry, Methodist Mansfield Medical Center I always knew I wanted to be a nurse. In 2005, I joined Methodist Health System as a patient care technician (PCT) while attending nursing school. During my last year of school I signed a contract with Methodist. It was great for me because I got paid while I was finishing ...

By Chris Murray, RCIS Lead Tech, Methodist Dallas Medical Center We’ve come a long way, baby. That’s not only true of most areas of medicine; it’s especially true for cardiology, my area of specialization. When I think about the leaps and bounds we’ve made in diagnosing and treating various heart problems since I began my career, it’s astounding and satisfying. It’s amazing ho ...

By Bernnie Kennedy, RN, BSN Director, Cardiology/Nursing Supervision Methodist Mansfield Medical Center And Karen Yates, RN, BSN Cardiac Stroke Coordinator, Methodist Mansfield Medical Center While amazing advances have been made in diagnosing and treating heart disease, the fact remains that it is the number-one killer of men and women in the United States. February is Heart M ...

By Josephine Kagika HR Business Partner, Methodist Richardson Medical Center Feeling pretty comfortable with your profile on your social media sites? Maybe it’s time to revisit your profile and review it through the eyes of a potential employer. What should you do to make your profile more attractive to recruiters? What should you avoid to make sure your profile isn’t the vict ...

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