Nation’s first-of-its-kind center aims to improve the health of moms and babies.

For Dr. KuoJen Tsao, the journey started with a single question: How do you improve the outcomes for newborns and their mothers, not just in the hospital, but before and after pregnancy, as well? That query started a process that spanned several years, a handful of organizations, and eventually resulted in the creation of the [Continue Reading]

Why We Come to Work: For These Four Women, It’s Personal

Did you know oncology nurse navigators are critical in helping cancer patients through their most difficult times? Not only do they aid with the transition from diagnosis to treatment, but navigators also provide emotional and educational support while helping coordinate care. Memorial Hermann Health System has a team of oncology nurse navigators who service all [Continue Reading]

How to own your healthcare experience: Tips from Dr. Benjamin Chu, Memorial Hermann President & CEO

How many times have you walked out of your doctor’s office confused, uncertain or befuddled about your diagnosis, your treatment options or your medications? It happens to the best of us. A recent article in the New York Times authored by two Ohio-based physicians explored the true meaning of informed consent, a concept in the [Continue Reading]

Celebrating 50 Years of Caring for The Heights & Houston

Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital first opened in 1966. Now 50 years later, the hospital continues to serve the Greater Heights communities and celebrated its golden anniversary throughout 2016 with expanded healthcare services, facility enhancements and a host of community and employee events. Watch this video and celebrate Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital’s 50th Anniversary [Continue Reading]

On the Sidelines for Friday Night Lights

To say football is “big” in Texas is an understatement.  SBNation ranks Texas in the top five recruiting states for top high school talent.  Part of training powerhouse players includes keeping them safe and healthy during the season. Memorial Hermann serves as the official health care provider for many of the school districts’ athletic programs [Continue Reading]