Aetna Institutes of Quality

Houston Northwest Medical Center has been designated an Aetna Institute of Quality® Bariatric Surgery Facility for treating individuals living with morbid, or extreme, obesity.

Aetna Institutes of QualityAetna makes information about the quality and cost of health care services available to its members to help them make informed decisions about their health care needs. In line with this goal, Aetna recognizes hospitals and facilities in its network that offer specialized clinical services for certain health conditions.

Facilities are selected for consistently delivering evidence-based, safe care.

“Patients know that when they come to Houston Northwest Medical Center for bariatric surgery they will benefit from the clinical excellence and quality care we provide,” says Heather Hudkins, RN, Well Beginnings bariatric nurse coordinator. “Assuring the highest possible standards for surgical expertise and patient care is important to improving quality throughout the industry and building a healthier community.”

Call 281-587-3300 today.