St. Joseph Medical Center
St. Joseph Medical Center was established 125 years ago as Houston’s first hospital. From Houston’s first emergency care facility, to Houston’s first OB department (delivering one in every three Houstonians), to Houston’s first teaching hospital, St. Joseph Medical Center has advanced patient care through technology, research and the experience of caring and dedicated physicians, nurses and staff.
America’s fourth-largest city, Houston is a cosmopolitan destination, filled with world-class dining, arts, hotels, shopping and nightlife. Take a stroll through the historic Heights, spend the day exploring the Museum District or head down to Space Center Houston. One of America’s best sports cities, Houston has professional sports teams including the Houston Texans (football), the Houston Astros (baseball), Houston Rockets (basketball), and Houston Aeros (hockey), not to mention all of the collegial sports venues available. The city’s mild climate allows residents to take advantage of year-round outdoor activities including more than 100 miles of hiking and biking trails.