San Antonio Express-News: Construction begins on $357 million state hospital in San Antonio

September 8, 2020

In 2017, the state commissioned UT Health San Antonio to create a master plan to redesign the hospital with an executive committee that included local law enforcement and mental health providers. Methodist Healthcare Ministries — a nonprofit that has 50-percent ownership of Methodist Healthcare System — was part of the group. Read the story.






Laredo Morning Times: Editorial: UT Health’s new teaching hospital will boost region

September 4, 2020

This editorial in the Laredo Morning Times highlights the planned teaching hospital on the UT Health San Antonio campus slated to open in the spring of 2024. This will provide medical students, who want to complete their education in Texas, the opportunity to train for health professions and help address the shortage of providers in […]