About Us

About Us

About Baptist Health System

Baptist Health System has been a trusted provider of hospital and health care in San Antonio and
south central Texas for more than 100 years. Our mission is to help people achieve health for life through compassionate service inspired by faith. Baptist Health System includes the following services and facilities:

  • Five acute-care hospitals – Baptist Medical Center, Mission Trail Baptist Hospital, North Central
    Baptist Hospital, Northeast Baptist Hospital, and St. Luke’s Baptist Hospital
  • Baptist Emergency Hospitals in convenient locations around San Antonio
  • Comprehensive children’s services at North Central Baptist Hospital
  • Baptist Breast Centers featuring patient navigators, genetic counseling, and leading imaging services
  • School of Health Professions
  • HealthLink Fitness and Wellness Center
  • HealthLink Physical Rehabilitation Centers conveniently located throughout San Antonio
  • San Antonio AirLIFE air medical transport service
  • Baptist M&S Imaging Centers conveniently located throughout San Antonio
  • Pregnancy testing centers
  • Numerous affiliated MedFirst primary and specialty care clinics
  • Baptist Home Health Services

About Baptist Health System School of Health Professions

The School of Health Professions is a baccalaureate degree-granting institution and the premier education component of the Baptist Health System.

The Baptist Health System School of Health Professions is comprised of the following academic departments and the Bruce A. Garrett Medical Library:

  • Baccalaureate Nursing
  • Health Information and Management
  • Medical Imaging Technology
  • Professional Nursing
  • Surgical Technology
  • Vocational Nursing
  • General Education and Online Studies

Mission Statement

To develop and promote excellence by providing a solid foundation in health care education (using
both traditional and distance learning formats) for future and current practitioners with a competent and
compassionate approach to patient care and safety.