Memorial Hermann Hospital
Memorial Hermann Hospital is a large and prestigious health system in Houston, Texas. It comprises 17 hospitals, 8 cancer centers, 3 heart and vascular institutes, and 27 sports medicine and rehabilitation centers, among other facilities and services. It was founded in 1925 by George H. Hermann, a local businessman who left his estate to build and maintain a hospital for the poor and sick of Houston.
Memorial Hermann Hospital is known for its clinical care, teaching, and research excellence. It is the primary teaching hospital of The University of Texas Medical School at Houston. It is also home to Memorial Hermann Life Flight, an emergency and critical-care-transport aeromedical service that was the first of its kind in Texas and second in the United States. Some of its specialties include trauma, burn, cardiac, neurologic, and orthopedic care. It has received numerous awards and recognitions for its quality and innovation.
Memorial Hermann Hospital is a leader in advancing health and personalizing care for the diverse populations of the Greater Houston area. It is committed to improving the health of the people in the communities it serves.