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Tag: Metropolitan Methodist Hospital
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.
October 22, 2012
Metropolitan Methodist Hospital, a campus of Methodist Hospital, honored breast cancer survivors and remembered those lost to the disease by illuminating the building with pink lights during one week in October.
October 09, 2012
San Antonio, Texas – October 9, 2012 – Officials of Metropolitan Methodist Hospital, a campus of Methodist Hospital, today announced plans for a $50 million expansion at a “sky breaking” ceremony.
Metropolitan Methodist Hospital Breast Center First and Only in South Texas to Receive Accreditation
September 14, 2012
Metropolitan Methodist Hospital Breast Center, a department of Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, has been granted a full accreditation (three year) designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons. Setting the standard for the interdisciplinary management of patients with breast disease, the center is the first hospital-based, NAPBC-accredited breast center in San Antonio.
June 21, 2011
February 22, 2011
Despite a new Food and Drug Administration (FDA) endorsement that will allow more people with moderate obesity to qualify for lap-band weight loss surgery, a San Antonio doctor cautions that the procedure should not be used for cosmetic purposes.
Forbes Cites Methodist Hospital as One of the Nation's Top Hospitals in Preventing Mortality and Complications
February 12, 2010
Methodist Hospital has been cited by Forbes for being in the top five percent of hospitals in the country in preventing mortality and complications.