For Your Patients — The Best

Patients want that trusted partner - that healthcare advocate who will offer them, simply, the best medical care possible. Fortunately, Methodist Hospitals provides physicians with the tools to fulfill this need.

Methodist Hospitals invests in strong physicians who embrace new technologies like no other hospital system region wide. In 2010-2011 alone, that investment in technology is upwards of $60 million. You deserve it. Your families deserve it. Most of all – your patients deserve it.

TECHNOLOGY
• EPIC EMR system-wide, and e-EpicCare for the physician office –    convenient results for patients, and continuity of care for physicians
• MyChart – a secure online portal where patients can access lab results
   and discharge instructions
• $60 million worth of improvements in two years – from hospital beds to    3D mammo to optical coherence tomography

CLINICAL EXCELLENCE AND SAFETY
• Centers of Excellence to treat the most common and severe
   disease processes
• Nursing Education Program fostering specialty certifications
• Roam Alert system for wander risks

PATIENT SATISFACTION
• Hourly rounding for nurses to decrease call light use
• Shared Governance Model in nursing to foster teamwork and
   collaboration
• Remodeled rooms, beds equipped with built-in scales, and pull-out chairs
   for parents in pediatrics
• Patient convenience considered at every point of contact - from parking
   to discharge and even home care