All Methodist Healthcare Hospitals in San Antonio Earn ‘Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®’ Recognition from The Joint CommissionMethodist 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. Click To Read More >>
Methodist Boerne Emergency CenterA Department of Methodist Hospital
From the beginning, Methodist Boerne Emergency Center, a department of Methodist Hospital, aimed to deliver much needed health care to the community of Boerne. We’ve recognized the unique needs of each of our patients. It’s a process that we continue to improve upon, creating ways to better serve the community when they need us most.
Methodist Boerne Emergency Center, a department of Methodist Hospital, serves Boerne and the surrounding communities with a medical center that includes the first-ever 24/7 freestanding emergency center, the only one of its kind in South and Central Texas. This unique 9-1-1 emergency facility gives the Boerne area a higher level of emergency care and the resources of an acute care hospital system for more serious illnesses or injuries. And it's conveniently located right in your neighborhood.
The most common complaints among patients visiting Methodist Boerne Emergency Center, a department of Methodist Hospital, are: chest pain, shortness of breath, abdominal pain, extremity injuries, fever, motor vehicle accidents, back pain, pregnancy complaints, skin infections, animal bites, pediatric illness and lacerations.
Methodist Boerne Emergency Center’s compassionate team of medical professionals works to stabilize critical patients experiencing the following: acute myocardial infarction, cardiac arrest, respiratory arrest, stroke, subarachnoid bleed, trauma, including amputations, overdose, spinal cord injuries, cardiac arrhythmias, seizures, pulmonary embolus and pneumothorax and transport them to a Methodist hospital in San Antonio.
Short wait times are the norm for patients at Methodist Boerne Emergency Center, part of the Methodist Healthcare System. Despite being 24 miles from Methodist Hospital, the Methodist Boerne Emergency exceeds national standards for rapid evaluation and treatment in emergency cardiac cases, with impressive times between a patient's arrival, evaluation, travel time to San Antonio and having an angioplasty.