Memorial Hermann

TIRR Memorial Hermann Moves Up the Rankings of Nation’s Top Rehabilitation Hospitals

TIRR Memorial Hermann has climbed to second on the list of best rehabilitation hospitals in the United States, according to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospital rankings for 2015-2016. TIRR Memorial Hermann’s ascend to the No. 2 spot marks the 26th consecutive year TIRR Memorial Hermann has been included in the rankings.

Memorial Hermann Medical Group Holds Open House at Tanglewood Location

The Memorial Hermann Medical Group (MHMG) recently held an open house at their Tanglewood clinic location. Memorial Hermann leaders, residents, patients and community leaders joined together for a ribbon cutting.

Memorial Hermann Medical Group Tanglewood, located at 5885 San Felipe, Suite 325, in Houston, offers comprehensive, integrated care backed by the vast clinical resources of Memorial Hermann.

Dr. Marina Shtern, M.D., and nurse practitioner Joanna Johnson, M.S.N., APRN, FNP-C, are seeing patients Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Memorial Hermann Hosts Annual Celebration for Cancer Survivors Featuring Speaker and Humorist Sally Baskey

HOUSTON, TX (May 19, 2015) – Ahead of National Cancer Survivors Day, Memorial Hermann, in collaboration with the American Cancer Society Gulf Coast Region and the Westin Houston Memorial City, will host its annual “A Survivor’s Celebration of Life” event honoring cancer survivors and their caregivers on Friday, May 29 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Westin Houston Memorial City.

Memorial Hermann - ‘Surgical Saturday’ a Call-to-Action to Make a Difference in Our Own Backyard

Program aims to provide free surgeries twice a year

HOUSTON (May 13, 2015) – For many uninsured residents in the Houston area, it’s a challenge to pay for a much-needed surgery and to take a day off from work to have it performed. The result is a life with daily pain or frequent emergency room visits because they can’t bear it anymore. Neither option is good, so the Texas Gulf Coast Project Access (TGCPA) “Surgical Saturday” initiative was recently launched to help make a difference in the lives of many.

Memorial Hermann Celebrates National Nurses Week

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HOUSTON (May 06, 2015) – During National Nurses Week, Memorial Hermann is proud to celebrate the role nurses play throughout the year in delivering the highest level of quality care to patients.   

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the greater Houston area was the fifth largest employer of nurses in the U.S. in 2014.

Memorial Hermann offers Health and Wellness Tips for Women this Mother’s Day

HOUSTON (May 5, 2015) – In 1908, Anna Jarvis launched a nationwide campaign for observance of Mother’s Day to honor her late mother, a community health advocate.

More than 100 years later, the history of Mother’s Day is a reminder that we should not only celebrate with gifts and cards, but also with meaningful conversations to remind the women in our lives to take care of their health and well-being.

EPA Recognizes Memorial Hermann with 2015 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence Award

Houston, TX (April 23, 2015) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized Memorial Hermann Health System for the third consecutive year as a 2015 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year-Sustained Excellence Award recipient for its continued commitment to managing and improving energy efficiency across its network of facilities.

Memorial Hermann’s “Hoopla” Raises $3.3 Million for Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Programs

HOUSTON (April 14, 2015) – On Saturday, April 11, 2015, the Memorial Hermann Foundation hosted its annual Circle of Life Gala, chaired by Houston Rockets Owner Leslie Alexander and the Houston Rockets at the Hilton Americas Hotel.  The record-breaking, sold-out event raised $3.3 million with more than 1,800 guests in attendance.  Proceeds from the event benefit Memorial Hermann’s orthopedics and sports medicine programs, under the direction of Walter Lowe, M.D., medical director of the Memorial Hermann

Eagle Scout Candidate Beautifies Greenhouse and Garden for TIRR Memorial Hermann Patients and Families

Garden Area Used for Rehabilitation and Relaxation

HOUSTON (April 6, 2015) – TIRR Memorial Hermann’s greenhouse recently received a much-needed makeover courtesy of a group of hard working Boy Scouts associated with Sam Houston Area Council Boy Scouts of America Troop 1985.