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Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center

6411 Fannin St Houston, TX

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Hospital Bio

The largest not-for-profit health system in Southeast Texas, Memorial Hermann has 13 hospitals and numerous specialty programs and services conveniently located throughout the Greater Houston area. Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center is one of the nation's busiest Level I trauma centers and the primary teaching hospital for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Medical School. We offer leading-edge diagnostic technologies and treatment techniques as well as Houston's first health information exchange that shares vital patient data among care providers, helping to ensure patients receive the right care at the right time.

Hospital Info

Facility Type: Acute Care Hospitals

Ownership: Voluntary non-profit - Private

Military Hospital: No

Awards/Certifications: National Quality Healthcare Award from the National Quality Forum, Eisenberg Patient Safety Award, U.S. News & World Report: America's Best Hospitals, 15 Top Health Systems by Truven Health , "A" Hospital Safety Scores by The Leapfrog Group, American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline Quality Awards

Teaching Hospital: Yes

Trauma Level: Level I Trauma Center

Number of beds: 897

Services At This Hospital

  • Burn
  • Cancer
  • Children's Health
  • Diabetes & Endocrinology
  • Digestive Health
  • Ear
  • Nose & Throat
  • Emergency
  • Heart & Vascular
  • Joint Pain
  • Lung and Respiratory Health
  • Lymphedema
  • Men's Health
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurology & Stroke
  • Nutrition
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
  • Palliative Care
  • Physical & Occupational Therapy
  • Rehabilitation
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Sleep Centers
  • Surgery Centers
  • Transplant
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Health & Maternity
  • Wound Care
4.0 review

Coronary ICU

Great opportunity

PROS:

Got helpful Co-workers, facility and availability of equipment and flexible scheduling.

CONS:

Pay is lower considering that the place is expensive and car park is also expensive. Cost of food in their restaurant is also very expensive.

Cath Lab (Cardiac Catheterization)

Excellent experience with staff and organization of department

PROS:

Ton of work, Ton of call, appreciate staff, flexible, call schedule is usually fair to all employees, inclusion of all activities.

CONS:

A Ton of work and A ton of call - could be seen as a good thing.

Step-down

RN

PROS:

The people I work with. Mangers have a open door policy and are very easy to talk to. The pay is pretty good.

CONS:

none

Intensive Care (Critical Care, CCU, ICU)

Great

PROS:

Memorial hermann southwest has intensive care unit has awesome coworkers, great teamwork and a sense of great comraderie. I loved working here and would definitely recommend it.

CONS:

Pay

Operating Room (OR)

Awesome Hospital but...

PROS:

Have great staff, diversified culture, competitive salary. Management very supportive and encourages professional growth. My manager was great. Enjoyed working with a great group of people.

CONS:

Too much call and hard for nurses with younger children. Crappy Insurance. Scheduling is hard at times.

Neurology

Director more concerned pts' family waiting room satisfaction than pt safety

PROS:

Coworkers

CONS:

Parking. Due to new expansion and construction, parking for employees is scarce. Choice of parking free several blocks away and relying on shuttle service that can be delayed by weather, traffic, and events at nearby stadium and convention center, or parking using monthly contract at garage 2-3 blocks away (long wait list at hospital garage). Be prepared to double your patient load during holidays do to vacation and call-ins, especially in ICUs.

PACU (Post-Anasthesia, Recovery Room, PAR)

Five Stars

PROS:

It is a great place to work. As a nurse you always have management support behind you.

CONS:

None

Emergency Room (ER)

Four Stars

PROS:

Be ready to work hard and have fun in the ED

CONS:

None

Telemetry

Five Stars

PROS:

Take advantage of all the learning opportunities

CONS:

None

Medical-Surgical (MS, Med-Surg)

One Star

PROS:

None

CONS:

No