Methodist Healthcare Newsroom
All Methodist Healthcare Hospitals in San Antonio Earn ‘Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®’ Recognition from The Joint Commission
November 13, 2014
Methodist Healthcare today announced that all of its hospitals have been recognized as 2013 Top Performers on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States.
October 06, 2014
At Methodist Healthcare, the safety of our patients, staff, volunteers, physicians and visitors is always a top priority. Though NO cases of the Ebola Virus Disease have been found in San Antonio, Methodist Healthcare is following all recommendations of the Federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Texas Department of State Health Services in the event that we should receive a patient infected with Ebola.
Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital, a Campus of Methodist Hospital, Opens a Kidney and Pancreas Satellite Clinic in Lubbock
July 16, 2014
The Lubbock clinic will provide pre- and post-transplant care to patients in the West Texas Region to include Lubbock, Midland, Odessa, San Angelo and Abilene.
July 01, 2014
On June 16, Metropolitan Methodist Hospital, a campus of Methodist Hospital, hosted the competition robotics team, The E-lemon-ators, from Vanguard Christian School in Boerne, TX.
July 01, 2014
Methodist Hospital is the only private hospital in San Antonio and South Texas offering the TAVR procedure using the new self-expanding Medtronic CoreValve System. A ninety-three year old San Antonio man with severe aortic stenosis is among the first South Texas patients to benefit from a new valve.
June 20, 2014
SAN ANTONIO, Texas, June 20, 2014 — Methodist Hospital, Metropolitan Methodist Hospital and Northeast Methodist Hospital have received the Mission: Lifeline® Bronze Receiving Center Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks.
Methodist Healthcare Scores Exclusive Health Care Sponsorship of Largest Co-Ed Soccer Club in South Texas
May 16, 2014
Agreement with Lonestar Soccer Club launches unique health care recruitment pilot program Methodist Healthcare and Lonestar Soccer Club of San Antonio have formed an unprecedented partnership that combines a traditional sports sponsorship with a unique opportunity that allows parents to earn money by helping Methodist Healthcare recruit qualified health care professionals.
April 15, 2014
Methodist Healthcare is a proud sponsor of Big League Weekend. On Saturday, March 27, we partnered with Mended Little Hearts support group, physicians and Big League Weekend to take eight Heart Kids on the field to meet the players before the game. Heart Kids are young patients who are overcoming heart disease.
Methodist Healthcare: First and Only Hospital in South Texas to Receive Texas Award for Performance Excellence
March 14, 2014
Methodist Healthcare has been selected to receive the Texas Award for Performance Excellence (TAPE) from the Quality Texas Foundation, representing the highest level of quality an organization can achieve in the state of Texas. Methodist Healthcare is the first health care system in South Texas and the third organization in San Antonio to receive the TAPE award since the inception of the award in 1994.
Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital-San Antonio Performs a Record 250 Paired Kidney Exchange Transplants
February 13, 2014
Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital (MSTH), a campus of Methodist Hospital, has performed its 250th paired kidney exchange, setting a national record for a single hospital, while performing 10 lifesaving exchange transplants during the last week of January.