Central Tower entrance is now open.
There is now quicker access to the Adult ER for walk-in patients. Admission is now open next to the new entrance and all procedural patients register on SL2. (Registration is no longer located on the 5th floor.)
Miracles Require Room to Grow
Thank you for your patience during your stay at Methodist Hospital. We understand that construction can be unsettling, however we strive to minimize the impact and believe that the benefits to you and future patients outweigh any short-term disruption. We're growing to meet the needs of your family and ours. Watch this short video to view our progress so far:
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With a 50-year track record of success and experience, Methodist Hospital must grow to meet the increasing demand for services. This landmark expansion project includes significant upgrades in areas including cancer and heart services, obstetrics, general surgery, neurosurgery, emergency care and pediatric services. We've built a reputation for providing exceptional health care to the people of San Antonio and South Texas. Now it's time for us to embark on the largest construction project our organization has ever undertaken and will be ongoing from 2014 through 2017.
Thursday, June 26, 2014, marked the official groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion project. The image to the left depicts 5,000 balloons being released over the massive drill moments after the drill broke ground. Balloons scattered across the sky to the song "Beautiful Day."
While more and more families choose Methodist Hospital and Methodist Children's Hospital, we consider it both an obligation and a privilege to fulfill our mission of Serving Humanity to Honor God by providing exceptional and cost-effective health care accessible to all.
Unprecedented Expansion Plans Unveiled for Methodist Hospital and Methodist Children’s Hospital
Project to include two new patient towers, expansion of adult and children’s emergency departments, neonatal ICU expansion and parking garage addition
San Antonio, Texas (December 3, 2013) - Methodist Hospital today announced its largest construction project in its history, which will expand the footprint of the Methodist Hospital campus by 445,000 square feet. The project includes renovations and expansions for Methodist Hospital and Methodist Children’s Hospital, a campus of Methodist Hospital. Construction begins in 2014 and will continue through 2017.
“With a 50-year track record as the most preferred hospital in the region, it's important to continue to meet the needs of our community, our employees, and our physicians,” said Gay Nord, chief executive officer of Methodist Hospital and Methodist Children’s Hospital. “Our landmark expansion includes upgrades to substantial areas and services across Methodist Hospital and Methodist Children's Hospital to include the addition of two new patient towers, expansion of women's services and neonatal ICU, and expansion of emergency services as well as surgical services...”Read more