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Tag: Methodist Children's Hospital
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.
September 07, 2012
Earlier today, University of Texas Health Science Center (UTHSC) officials announced plans to develop a free-standing children’s hospital with Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Vanguard, the parent company of Baptist Health System. Both Methodist Healthcare and CHRISTUS Santa Rosa submitted plans to the UTHSC board for consideration as well.
Medical Director of the Kidney And Pancreas Transplant Named to National Living Organ Donor Committee
July 03, 2012
San Antonio, TX (June 19,2012)…Matthias Kapturczak, M.D., Ph.D., medical director of the Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Programs at the Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital, a campus of Methodist Hospital, has been selected to serve on the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) Living Donor Committee.
Methodist Hospital Receives Highest Award for Quality Health Care in Texas - All Methodist Healthcare Hospitals Recognized with Quality Awards
April 27, 2012
San Antonio, Texas – Methodist Hospital and its affiliated campuses received one of only two Gold Awards presented by the Texas Medical Foundation (TMF) Health Quality Institute for distinguished efforts in health care quality improvements. All Methodist Healthcare hospitals received recognition in the form of Gold, Silver or Bronze Awards from TMF, the Medicare Quality Improvement Organization for Texas.
Disney on Ice: Toy Story 3 Character to Visit Patients at Methodist Children's Hospital on Thursday, April 21
April 19, 2011
Characters Woody, Buzz and Jessie will bring the fun and excitement of “Disney on Ice: Toy Story 3” to patients at Methodist Children’s Hospital on Thursday, April 21 from 1 to 1:30 p.m.
April 19, 2011
As the Easter Bunny hippity hops his way through the city this weekend, he will make a special stop at Methodist Children’s Hospital this Friday, April 22 from 3 to 4 p.m.
April 12, 2011
Patients at Methodist Children’s Hospital will have the opportunity to be part of the color and spirit of Fiesta when King Antonio and his entourage visit Saturday, April 16 at 10 a.m.
March 29, 2011
Sparky the Fire Dog and Volunteers from San Antonio Emergency Scene Rehab to Help the Busy Bunny Make His Rounds
Patients at Methodist Children’s Hospital to Decorate Chair to Benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities
March 09, 2011
Pediatric patients from Methodist Children’s Hospital will paint a chair to donate to “Chair-ity,” an event benefiting Ronald McDonald House Charities.