TECHNOLOGY & RESEARCH
Southwest Research Institute
Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research
T he Bexar County Hospital District, doing business as University Health System, is a political subdivision of the state of Texas. University Health System’s origins date back to 1916 when the city of San Antonio and the county of Bexar jointly sponsored the Robert B. Green Memorial Hospital to provide medical services to the community’s indigent. Today, it is the third largest public health system in the state of Texas and one of the largest employers in Bexar County.