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Methodist Health System receives Nebraska’s Safest Companies with Distinction Award

Published: May 14, 2024

Methodist Health System (MHS) recently received the Nebraska’s Safest Companies with Distinction Award from the Nebraska Chapter of the National Safety Council. This marks the 12th year MHS earned the recognition.

Organizations receiving awards with distinction have safety records that are 50% better than their industry national average.

Throughout MHS, leaders and employees have placed an extremely high emphasis on safety in the workplace, and in recent years, the system has enhanced injury analysis and goal setting to reduce a variety of specific injuries, including lifting and exertion while moving patients; needle sticks/sharps; and slips, trips and falls.

The Nebraska’s Safest Companies Award was established to recognize and celebrate companies that make safety a priority, have a commendable safety program and have impeccable safety records based on their industry and size. 

See the full list of the 2024 Nebraska’s Safest Companies Award recipients.