Based in the Texas Medical Center, Houston Methodist Hospital is delivering on a mission started in 1919, which continues today – bringing quality, integrity, compassion and innovation into everything we do. Houston Methodist Hospital is among only 7% of hospitals in the U.S. to achieve Magnet designation, and of those, one of the 8% receiving Magnet status four times. U.S News & World Report named Houston Methodist Hospital one of only 20 hospitals on its prestigious Honor Roll, and the No. 1 hospital in Texas and the Gulf Coast.
From developing new, minimally invasive radiation therapies to spearheading bioengineering, microsurgical reconstruction, transplants and bone banking, Houston Methodist is proud to offer all of its employees the unique opportunity to be a part of research and caring that defines leading medicine.
Hear From Our Chief Nurse Executive, Liisa Ortegon:

Liisa Ortegon
Senior Vice President and Chief Nurse Executive
Houston Methodist Hospital
“As a leading hospital committed to recruiting and retaining the best and brightest staff, Houston Methodist Hospital continuously seeks ways to provide innovative opportunities to support our nurses in their ongoing professional development.”

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Awards and Distinctions

Best Hospitals Honor Roll -
U.S. News & World Report (2017-18)

Ranked the No. 1 hospital in Texas -
U.S. News & World Report (2017-18)

Nationally Ranked Hospital in 8 Adult Specialties -
U.S. News & World Report (2017-18)

Magnet Recognition for Outstanding Nursing -
American Nurses Credentialing Center

Certificate of Distinction for Primary Stroke Centers -
The Joint Commission

Certificate of Distinction for Ventricular Assist Device -
The Joint Commission

Texas Health Care Quality Improvement Award of Excellence -
TMF Health Quality Institute

Initial Performance Achievement Award -
American Heart Association

Sustained Performance Achievement Award -
American Heart Association

Guardian of Excellence Award® -
Press Ganey