Methodist professional values focus on meeting the needs of every patient and providing the highest quality care. All healthcare professionals working at Methodist West Houston Hospital are required to adhere to Methodist ICARE values.
Integrity: "We are honest and ethical in all we say and do."
Compassion: "We embrace the whole person and respond to emotional, ethical and spiritual concerns as well as physical needs."
Accountability: "We hold ourselves accountable for our actions."
Respect: "We treat every individual as a person of worth, dignity and value."
Excellence: "We strive to be the best at what we do and a model for others to emulate."
Methodist West Houston Hospital is a full service acute care hospital that brings the Methodist tradition of excellence and leading medicine to the West Houston/Katy community.
Key service lines include:
Clinical excellence at Methodist West Houston begins with highly–trained medical staff comprised of both local and Methodist physicians representing all medical specialties and subspecialties. These professionals collaborate to provide comprehensive, patient–centered clinical treatment programs including heart and vascular, cancer, neurosciences, orthopedics, urology, and women´s services.
Our number one motivation at Methodist West Houston is to have the highest quality and be the preferred health care provider in your community. Here are four examples of the many ways we ensure that a high level of clinical excellence is maintained:
Providing clinical excellence is made possible by the state–of–the–art equipment and technology at Methodist West Houston:
A comfortable, spiritual environment has been created at MWHH with a chapel, private patient rooms, private consultation rooms throughout the hospital and a 24/7 chaplaincy service staffed by professional chaplains. Patient accommodations are designed for maximum patient and family comfort:
Patient safety is the result of our ongoing commitment to ensuring staff competence including continuing education and always following the latest standards of care. Building on our commitment to safety, quality of care is driven by a collaborative approach to patient care between physicians and all departments of the hospital.
Since patient safety and quality go hand–in–hand, Methodist West Houston is committed to improving communication among caregivers, identifying patients correctly, determining patient safety risks, using proven guidelines on infection prevention and treatment like hand hygiene, and practicing medication safety by labeling and checking all patient medications.