Houston Methodist St. Catherine proudly serves the Katy and West Houston communities as a specialty hospital focused on the needs of patients requiring long-term acute care, as well as offering several outpatient services.
Most patients who are admitted to a traditional hospital are there for just a few days, but some need attention for longer periods. Long-term acute care (LTAC) hospitals like Houston Methodist St. Catherine are specialty facilities dedicated to serving these patients.
Contrary to some popular misconceptions, LTAC hospitals are not nursing homes (long-term care facilities), nor are they only for critically ill patients. Many LTAC patients simply need daily care from a dedicated medical team for a longer period (typically 25 days or more) before they are well enough to return home.
Patients who need a long-term acute care hospital include those requiring:
In addition to long-term acute-care services, St. Catherine also offers imaging, breast imaging and outpatient rehabilitation services.
To schedule an appointment, call 281.599.4570 or request an appointment online.