Memorial Hermann Named One of the Nation’s Top 15 Health Systems by Truven Health Analytics

For the second consecutive year, Memorial Hermann was the lone Texas hospital cited for exceptional patient safety and quality performance when it was named this week as one of the nation’s top 15 health systems by Truven Health Analytics, a leading provider of information and solutions to improve the cost and quality of healthcare. Researchers

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Donating Life: David and Beth

 David Langston was at a doctor’s visit in Blacksburg, Virginia in 2011 when he was told he needed to see a nephrologist, a kidney specialist.  Although David had experienced kidney problems for about ten years, he was unaware of the severity of his condition.  The nephrologist informed David that he was in stage four renal

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Memorial Hermann Life Flight on TNT

The life-or-death drama that’s inherent to Memorial Hermann’s Life Flight medical transport seems made for TV. And soon it’s going to be. In a minute-long video message to employees, Memorial Hermann – Texas Medical Center CEO Craig Cordola announced Friday that the TNT Network has bought rights to the show. “I’m so incredibly proud of the

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Memorial Hermann Recipient of the John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award from the National Quality Forum and The Joint Commission

HOUSTON – (February 7, 2013) — The National Quality Forum (NQF) and The Joint Commission have named Memorial Hermann Health System the 2012 recipient of the John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award at the National Level. Memorial Hermann is the first Texas hospital system ever recognized with the Eisenberg Award. Moreover, Memorial Hermann

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Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital Strengthens Surgical Services for Houston’s Bay Area, Expanding Perioperative Unit and Adding Robotic-Assisted Surgical System

Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital is bringing advanced surgical capabilities to the Houston Bay Area with the addition of a new da Vinci® Si™ Surgical System for robotic-assisted, minimally invasive surgery. In addition, the hospital added 14,500 square-feet to its perioperative unit, opening in January. With the build out, the unit will now include a state-of-the-art hybrid operating-endovascular suite, three additional operating rooms, 25 new pre-operative rooms, and an upgraded family and patient waiting area.

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