TCMH South Wing Begins to Come Down

Demolition of the original wing of the hospital, referred to as the South Wing is taking place.  Asbestos was removed from the wing earlier in the summer, and much of the wing was gutted–doors, fixtures, etc. removed before the walls began to come down. The large excavator on site removed concrete around the building, trees […]

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Out With the Old!

With the new construction and much of the buzz of daily hospital activity moving to the front of TCMH, many people may not know that large dumpsters are on site and areas deep inside the hospital are closed off for additional construction work. The remodel portion of the vacated portions of the hospital are well […]

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Moving Day Has Arrived!

Charles Kartchner of Edgar Springs was the first TCMH inpatient to move into a new room on the medical surgical floor of the hospital’s new construction. Mr. Kartchner’s wife and daughter and members of the TCMH nursing staff wheeled Mr. Kartchner and his belongings to room 222, a sunshine filled room on the South side […]

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Movin’ On Up at TCMH

With TCMH scheduled to be moved to the second floor of the new construction on Friday there is a lot of work to be done…. Staff members are already relocated or are relocating…. The patient rooms are ready to go, too. Beds that are available have been moved into the new rooms. Some patients will […]

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Hospital Staff Plans Second Floor Move and Addition of Urgent Care Service

The Texas County Memorial Hospital board of trustees received an update on the plan to move into the second floor of new construction and the plan to add an urgent care in the emergency department at their monthly meeting on Tuesday. “We will move the medical surgical department on June 14,” Doretta Todd-Willis, chief nursing […]

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The First Floor is Open! Now…Where Do You Go? Where Do You Park?

The first floor of the new construction is open and in use! The emergency department is now located at the front of the hospital. Also inside the first floor is a new radiology department. Registration is also located inside the new construction. Patients coming to TCMH to register for any healthcare need should park in […]

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Texas County Memorial Hospital Holds Ceremony to Dedicate and Open 59,000 Square Feet of New Patient Care Areas

More than 500 area residents took part in grand opening ceremonies for the new expansion at Texas County Memorial Hospital on Thursday. The festivities began in the morning with a Masonic cornerstone ceremony, followed by a dedication ceremony and ribbon cutting in the afternoon and tours of the new construction that lasted until the early […]

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A Buzz of Activity Just Hours Before the Grand Opening

With a little more than 24 hours to go before the grand opening of the hospital expansion, workers of all types are doing everything from installing new equipment to trees. Take a look at some of the activity. Although TCMH will not move into the second floor of the new construction until mid-June, a tour […]

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Grand Opening for New Construction on Thursday, May 16th

Texas County Memorial Hospital will host a public grand opening ceremony, including a ribbon cutting, for the 59,000 square foot expansion project on Thur., May 16th at 1 p.m. The event will be held in front of the new hospital construction entrance. Following the formal ceremony and ribbon cutting, guests will be invited to tour […]

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Counting Down the Days

Wes Murray, chief executive officer at TCMH, gave our local dignitaries a tour of the new construction last week. Members of the Texas County Commission–Fred Stenger, John Casey and Linda Garrett–took part in the tour that also included county assessor, Debbie James. Familiar with the current emergency room, radiology department and other patient care areas […]

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