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U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT NAMES HOUSTON METHODIST HOSPITAL NO. 1 IN TEXAS FOR SEVENTH YEAR

U.S. News & World Report has named Houston Methodist Hospital the No. 1 hospital in Texas for the seventh year in a row.
U.S. News & World Report has named Houston Methodist Hospital the No. 1 hospital in Texas for the seventh year in a row. 
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Virtual urgent care at your fingertips

Houston Methodist virtual urgent care visits can be accessed through the MyMethodist app, available in both IOS and Android app stores.
Houston Methodist is now the only health care system in Houston to offer consumers 24-hour access to virtual urgent care visits, meeting the growing appetite nationwide for virtual medical care. Read more

Researchers find trigger that turns strep infections into flesh-eating disease

This is a scanning electron microscope image of Staphylococcus pyogenes bacteria (pink). Credit: NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
Houston Methodist scientists discovered a previously unknown trigger that turns run-of-the-mill strep infections into the flesh-eating disease childbed fever, which strikes postpartum moms and newborns. Using an unprecedented approach, they generated a massive amount of data and used artificial intelligence to analyze it, which led to an unexpected discovery. Read more