Methodist Healthcare Newsroom
March 26, 2015
Methodist Healthcare Brings National Trend to Local Area as Color Coded Alerts Are Replaced with Descriptive Terms to Avoid Confusion and Improve Response
Methodist Texsan Hospital and Northeast Methodist Hospital Gain Accredited Heart Failure Center Status
February 17, 2015
The Healthcare Colloquium, a Battelle Company, is proud to announce that Methodist Texsan Hospital and Northeast Methodist Hospital are now recognized as Accredited Heart Failure Centers. These facilities are the fourth and fifth facilities to earn heart failure accreditation status within the Methodist Healthcare system.
February 06, 2015
THE NEW CARDIO-ONCOLOGY program at Methodist Hospital is one of a select few of its kind in the country and the ¬ first in South Texas. This innovative program is dedicated to addressing the cardiovascular side effects of cancer therapy and maximizing cardiovascular outcomes for cancer survivors.
January 29, 2015
19-year-old Transplant Recipient from Lubbock and Her Donor Dad Celebrate Success of Her Kidney Transplant at Methodist Specialty and Transplant Outreach Clinic In Lubbock
January 22, 2015
Methodist Hospital, Metropolitan Methodist Hospital, a campus of Methodist Hospital, and Methodist Stone Oak Hospital have each taken a giant step towards improving the health of newborns and infants by earning the Texas Ten Step Program facility designation from the Texas Department of State Health Services.
Surgeons at Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital Perform Successful Kidney Transplant on Fraternal Twins
January 14, 2015
Surgeons at Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital, a campus of Methodist Hospital, have performed a kidney transplant on fraternal twins. This procedure is performed very rarely, according to hospital surgeons. Dushion Orr donated a kidney to his sister, Dionne. The surgery took place October 22, just one week before they celebrated their 46th birthdays.
January 14, 2015
Methodist Hospital’s Breast Cancer program has been granted a three-year/Full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons. Accreditation by the NAPBC is only given to those centers that have voluntarily committed to provide the highest level of quality breast care and that undergo a rigorous evaluation process and review of their performance.
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.