Methodist Healthcare Newsroom
December 03, 2013
Project to include two new patient towers, expansion of adult and children’s emergency departments, newborn intensive care unit expansion and parking garage addition.
Patients Celebrate the Gift of Life at 2013 Texas Transplant Institute Bone Marrow Transplant Reunion
November 11, 2013
First-time meeting between bone marrow recipient and donor highlights reunion with more than 200 recipients and donors from Texas, the U.S. and Mexico
Methodist Healthcare System in San Antonio Earns “Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®” Recognition from The Joint Commission
October 30, 2013
Methodist Healthcare today was named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. Methodist Hospital and its campuses at Methodist Children’s Hospital, Methodist Heart Hospital, Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital, Methodist Texsan Hospital, Metropolitan Methodist Hospital and Northeast Methodist Hospital* plus Methodist Stone Oak Hospital were recognized by The Joint Commission for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes.
October 28, 2013
Methodist Hospital Awarded “A” by Hospital Safety Score – Methodist Hospital was honored this week with an “A” grade in the Fall 2013 update to the Hospital Safety Score, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from accidents, errors, injuries and infections. The Hospital Safety Score is compiled under the guidance of the nation’s leading experts on patient safety and is administered by The Leapfrog Group (Leapfrog), an independent industry watchdog.
October 24, 2013
KUDOS to Northeast Methodist Hospital for Making the Top Grade! by Hospital Safety Score!
October 02, 2013
Live Tweet to Spread Awareness of Preventative Mastectomies Arizona woman travels to San Antonio’s Methodist Hospital for surgery after testing positive for BRCA, the breast cancer gene San Antonio, October 2 – Methodist Hospital and PRMA Center for Advanced Reconstruction will conduct a live tweet during a double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery at Methodist Hospital on as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Beginning at 9 a.m., follow twitter hashtag #BRCAdiep on @SAHealth210, Methodist Healthcare’s Twitter handle, and @diepflapbreast, Twitter handle for PRMA.
September 26, 2013
Methodist Hospital Celebrates 50th Anniversary With Opening of Time Capsule and Recognition of Longest Tenured Employees, Physicians and Blue Bird Volunteers San Antonio, Texas (September 26, 2013) Methodist Hospital today celebrated its 50th anniversary with ceremonies honoring its employees, physicians and volunteers while community leaders recognized the pioneering role the hospital has played in the development of the South Texas Medical Center.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and Methodist Healthcare Sign Memorandum of Understanding
September 06, 2013
San Antonio’s top pediatric leaders join forces to enhance health care services for children in the region San Antonio, TX – September 6, 2013 - The Methodist Healthcare System of San Antonio (MHS) and The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio today signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to explore and identify opportunities to affiliate to provide pre-eminent pediatric care, academic training and research in San Antonio and the South Texas region.
September 04, 2013
Are you at risk for peripheral artery disease? Northeast Methodist Hospital, a campus of Methodist Hospital, would like to help you find out.
August 26, 2013
Affiliation Will Create Austin’s First Bone Marrow Transplant Center San Antonio, Texas—Texas Transplant Institute’s Blood Cancer and Stem Cell Transplant Program at Methodist Hospital announced a collaboration with St. David’s HealthCare that will bring new treatment options to Austin for patients with blood cancers—including bone marrow transplant services.