Advisory Services

By sharing our proven best practices for advancement and growth, our advisory services are designed to elevate all components of our client’s health care institutions. As a client, you will have access to all the knowledge and experience that Houston Methodist has to offer. Our highly experienced administrators, world-class physicians, and seasoned health care professionals become your trusted consultants on a variety of health care topics. Our services include:



Houston Methodist subject matter experts can ensure best practices are applied across all aspects of planning, with particular attention to the patient experience. Services include:

  • Business planning
  • Manpower planning
  • Feasibility analysis
  • Clinical program development
  • Functional program development



Houston Methodist leaders will help you improve your clinical operations. This support can be offered in a number of key areas, including:

  • Service line planning and implementation
  • Assessments
  • Accreditation readiness
  • Nursing excellence



Design workshops pair subject matter experts, clinical leaders and architects to ensure the facility is operationally prepared for first patients. Outputs include:

  • Clinical design review
  • Environmental design for the patient experience
  • IT and fixed medical equipment planning
  • Policy and procedure development
  • Operational commissioning process planning



Houston Methodist subject matter experts can offer guidance in operational improvements. Examples of operational support projects include:

  • Governance and strategy
  • Operations management advisory support
  • Recruitment and training
  • Financial operations
  • Research operations



Houston Methodist can partner with your organization to identify new educational programs and optimize or grow those you already have.