Awards & Honors

Teri Tipton

Teri Tipton, RN, CMSN
Vice President of Patient Care
Cheif Nursing Officer
Methodist Hospital

Methodist Health System teams create the best care possible for our patients.

We are pleased to be recognized for the talent and dedication of the many teams who made the following distinctions possible:


  • Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center Earns Full Accreditation with Commendation

  • Methodist Hospital Vascular Laboratory Accredited by IAC

  • Accreditation by the Joint Commission

  • Magnet Award for Nursing Excellence

  • Methodist Hospital Receives Quality Awards

  • Methodist Hospital Ranked #2 in Nebraska; Rated as High Performing in Five US News & World Report Categories

    • Methodist Hospital Selected as Pilot Site for National Nurse Residency Program

    • Bariatric Center of Excellence

    • Methodist Hospital Receives American Heart Association Award

    • Methodist Hospital Earns Platinum Performance Achievement Award

      • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Names Methodist Hospital "Blue Distinction Center" For Spine, Knee, Hip Surgery

      • Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE)

      • Methodist Hospital's ACE Unit

      • Hospital Quality Alliance Participant

      • American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP)

      • Intersocietal Commision on the Accreditation of Echocardiography Laboratories (ICAEL) Certification

      • Intersocietal Commission on Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories (ICAVL)

      • Tyler Kahle Video Viewership and Distribution

      • Methodist Hospital Sleep Center

      • Methodist Breast Care Center Earns NAPBC Accreditation for Breast Centers

      • Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center's James Reilly, M.D. Receives Liaison Physician Performance Award

      • Methodist Pathology Center Medical Director, Thomas Williams, MD Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

      • Lauren Kincaid, MS, CCC/SLP, a speech/language pathologist, Methodist Hospital Physical Therapy, Receives the 2009 Recognition of Service Award from the Nebraska Speech Language Hearing Association

      • U.S. News Ranks Methodist Hospital as High Ranking in Three Specialties