St. Joseph Medical Center is a 792-bed full service, general acute care hospital with two locations in downtown Houston and in the Heights. As Houston’s first hospital, we’ve been providing cutting-edge and quality care to Houston area residents for over 125 years. We offer comprehensive healthcare services including Cardiac care, a Level III Emergency Trauma Center, Advanced Wound Care Center, Center for Behavioral Health, Sports Medicine, a dedicated Women’s Medical Center and much more. Equipped with the most advanced technology, and staffed by a team of highly skilled healthcare professionals, St. Joseph Medical Center stands ready to care for you and your loved ones 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
St. Joseph Medical Center announced today that it has reached an agreement with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS”) under which it will remain in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. Under the agreement, the hospital will continue to accept patients covered by Medicare and Medicaid as well as all other federal health care programs. Care for current hospital patients will continue uninterrupted.
“We will continue to work with CMS and the Texas Department of State Health Services. We have pledged to continue our work together to ensure that high quality care is delivered to those who rely on our hospital” said Mark Bernard, CEO.