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About Us

For more than 50 years Methodist Healthcare has provided high quality care to patients from San Antonio, its 26 surrounding counties and around the world. Methodist Healthcare is recognized as the most respected and preferred health care provider in South Texas due to our outstanding team of nurses, medical professionals and physicians. More people turn to our San Antonio doctors than any other hospital or system when they need healthcare.

Methodist Healthcare earns its excellent reputation at the bedside of our patients. At each of our facilities, Methodist Healthcare offers an outstanding selection of doctors, health care professionals, equipment and health services from wellness events to transplant services, pediatrics, dermatology, cardiology, oncology and a complete range of additional medical services in the South Texas region.

Our network of greater San Antonio hospitals includes nine acute care facilities: Methodist Hospital, Methodist Heart Hospital, Methodist Children’s Hospital, Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital, Northeast Methodist Hospital, Metropolitan Methodist Hospital, Methodist Ambulatory Surgery Hospital, Methodist Stone Oak Hospital and Methodist Texan.

As San Antonio’s second largest private employer, our facilities employ more than 10,000 individuals, including 2,700 physicians in all specialties. In 2014, Methodist Healthcare provided services to 96,000 inpatients and 413,000 outpatients.

Social Media & Online Communications Guide

Methodist Healthcare would like to hear your experiences at its facilities. Share them on our wall or contact our public relations staff by emailing NewsTips@MHSHealth.com.

On our websites, social media and other communication tools, Methodist Healthcare encourages discussion, conversation, questions and feedback from the community and our employees. We ask that you keep your comments respectful and on topic. Please remember that Methodist Healthcare social media postings and responses should not be considered medical advice. Also, please be aware that your posts and comments are public and could be used for internal or external marketing or public relations purposes.

Our public relations and marketing team work with other staff members to manage social media and websites. We strive to respond to posts and requests in a timely manner, however this is not guaranteed. If you need a direct, quick response, it’s best to contact the appropriate department.

Methodist Healthcare reserves the right to delete posts for any reason, including but not limited to:

  • Offensive language
  • False comments
  • Negative comments about other healthcare providers
  • Personal Attacks
  • Spam
  • Excessive posts
  • Advertisements of products or services
  • Posts that violate Facebook policy
  • Posts that violate confidentiality policies
  • Posts made by Methodist Healthcare employees that violate employee social media policy