Methodist Hospital | Metropolitan is a 378-bed, full-service acute care facility that provides a complete range of health care services to residents of downtown San Antonio and the surrounding areas. It was the first hospital in Texas and one of only eight in the U.S. to earn The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for Sepsis Certification.
The hospital offers comprehensive services, including emergency care, cancer care, and robotic surgery. An additional 24 adult ICU beds and 22 additional Telemetry Beds were added in 2020 in response to increase demand and programs’ growth within the campus. The quality of these services have earned the hospital many awards and accreditations, including being named as one of the Best Places to Work in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare. Staff members say that Methodist Hospital | Metropolitan is a great place to work because of its excellent culture, emphasis on teamwork, and friendly staff.
As the second-largest facility within the Methodist Healthcare System and the 3rd busiest hospital in the city, they are known for their "Care Like Family" environment. The campus includes a free-standing Women's Pavilion, the only free-standing facility in downtown San Antonio completely dedicated to women and their newborn babies' health. The hospital is the only one in San Antonio to achieve nine consecutive "A" Grade LeapFrog ratings for patient safety and its 4th designation as a "Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality" by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.
The hospital's home of San Antonio is a city that combines old-world charm with big-city excitement. The famous San Antonio River Walk attracts visitors from all over the world to explore its restaurants, shops, and nightlife. With so many activities close by, you'll never be bored in San Antonio. Just around the corner from the hospital is The Pearl, a popular destination for all visitors and residents. It includes restaurants, shops, and events year-round.