Celebrating the Best in Healthcare

The five campuses of Baptist Medical Center are proud to be named in the Best Regional Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report for 2020-2021. The five Baptist hospitals in San Antonio (Baptist Medical Center, Mission Trail, Northeast Baptist, St. Luke’s Baptist, and North Central Baptist) are recognized as high performing in five types of care: Congestive Heart Failure, Colon Cancer Surgery, COPD, Hip Replacement and Knee Replacement. Thank you to our dedicated physicians, nurses and staff who truly make us A Community Built on Care.

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About Baptist Health

Baptist Health System has more than 115 years’ history of caring for our community and making a positive difference. From welcoming your babies to restoring health or treating you in an emergency, we know that care is more than medicine. It’s compassion. It’s attentiveness. And a healthy dose of kindness. Our system of care includes six full-service hospitals, a specialized children’s hospital with a dedicated pediatric emergency unit, a comprehensive cancer care network, fitness and rehabilitation centers, urgent care clinics, a physician network, imaging centers, ambulatory services and the Baptist School of Health Professions. Wherever you go in the Baptist Health System, you’ll find that we have the same goal – to help people achieve health for life through compassionate service inspired by faith.

Caring, nurturing and helping heal friends, loved ones and neighbors is our passion. We are honored to have the opportunity to serve you.

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Baptist Ranked Number 1 in San Antonio by US News & World Report

Dec 10, 2018

(San Antonio, TX) – In its “Best Hospitals” edition, US News & World Report has ranked Baptist Medical Center, No. 1 in San Antonio, and 13th among the 367 hospitals in Texas. Baptist was named by the magazine as a “Best Regional Hospital,” and earned “Honor Roll” designation, receiving the highest rating possible in the treatment of five procedures or conditions including heart failure; colon cancer surgery; chronic obstructive pulmonary disease COPD; hip replacement; and knee replacement.

“This is an outstanding achievement that reflects the intense focus on quality and service we have made on behalf of our patients,” said Matt Stone, Baptist Health System CEO. “The designation reflects a strong collaboration with our physicians to deliver exceptional outcomes for our patients.”

Since 1990 US News & World Report has published its annual ranking of America’s “Best Hospitals.” To help patients decide where to receive care, U.S. News generates hospital rankings by evaluating data on nearly 5,000 hospitals in 16 adult specialties, 9 adult procedures and conditions and 10 pediatric specialties. The methodologies used to select hospitals for the “Best Hospitals” list are largely based on objective measures such as risk-adjusted survival and readmission rates, volume, patient experience, patient safety and quality of nursing, as well as other care-related indicators. This year, more emphasis was placed on patient outcomes and patient experience measures.