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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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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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Just Wait a Bit…the Weather and the Parking Will Change

“We are waiting on asphalt,” Wes Murray, chief executive officer at TCMH, told board members at their monthly meeting on Tuesday. Working around wet weather in the past couple of weeks, the nearly two month long asphalt project has had hospital employees parking in alternate and off campus locations and visitors and patients parking in […]

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Temporary Parking Changes Begin at TCMH on Monday

Patient and visitor parking at Texas County Memorial Hospital will change on Monday, August 27th  to allow construction of a new parking lot next to the new construction currently underway at TCMH. Most of the parking spaces in front of TCMH were closed on Monday with the exception of a few spaces close to the […]

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Steel Beam with Community Signatures Goes Up

The steel I-beam featuring several hundred signatures of community members was bolted into place at Texas County Memorial Hospital this week.  In late May a steel beam for the TCMH project was painted white and made available for hospital employees and everyone in the community to stop by the hospital and sign.  The beam’s permanent […]

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US Congresswoman Visits Expansion Project

 The medical staff, administration and employees at TCMH are like “expectant parents”, waiting for the expansion to be complete.  They will talk about the expansion any chance they get, and Wes Murray, TCMH chief executive officer, especially enjoys taking people out to look at the construction site. This week’s construction site visitor was Jo Ann […]

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Good Weather Keeps Project Moving On Schedule

At the TCMH Board of Trustees meeting last Tuesday, Wes Murray, chief executive officer at TCMH, reported to board members that “very good weather” has helped with construction progress at TCMH.  “We have already been able to do some things that were scheduled for a few weeks from now when the weather would typically be […]

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Major changes beginning at TCMH

Major changes are beginning to take place at Texas County Memorial Hospital. The south parking lot is ready to receive asphalt. Light poles will go up in the lot this week, and the lot will receive asphalt on Monday. The south lot will have 83 parking places and during the construction process, TCMH Medical Complex […]

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Major Changes in Exterior Look of Hospital at Construction Moves Forward

The windows at the front of Texas County Memorial Hospital have been boarded up and “major changes will begin to take place” Wes Murray, chief executive officer at TCMH reported to hospital board members at their monthly meeting on Tuesday. The South parking lot at TCMH is ready to receive asphalt.  Light poles will go […]

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Signed and Delivered: 27 contractors receive documents for TCMH project

Wes Murray, chief executive officer at TCMH and Mark Dethrow, USDA Rural Development area specialist, met with Matt Evans, JE Dunn project manager for the TCMH expansion and renovation project, on Tuesday. Murray and Dethrow signed 27 contracts, four copies of each contract. There was one book of contracts for TCMH, USDA, and JE Dunn […]

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