Dates Set to Take Ownership of New Construction at TCMH

Texas County Memorial Hospital will take ownership of the first floor of the new 59,000 square foot expansion at the county hospital on Tuesday, May 7, hospital board members heard at their monthly meeting on Tuesday, March 26. “JE Dunn will turn the keys to the first floor over to us on May 7 and […]

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Saying Thank You

Thursday, March 14th was a beautiful day in the Ozarks. The sun was shining and the weather was warming. TCMH couldn’t have asked for better conditions in mid-March when they began planning a “Thank You Barbeque” several weeks ago. Numerous subcontractors are working on the hospital expansion construction. Right now there are subcontractors doing everything […]

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Getting All Wired Up and Ready to Go

This may look like a jumble of wires to the average person.But it is not. It is actually a group of wires that are mapped on blueprints inside the hospital’s new construction expansion. Avery Parker, biomedical engineer at TCMH, and PJ Murray, maintenance technician, have spent the past week installing wires inside the new construction. […]

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Exterior Glass…Finally!

A major part and final piece of the exterior construction of the TCMH expansion construction began this morning when construction contractors began installing exterior glass.

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Construction Update Given at Board Meeting

Paint, tile, flooring and ceiling tiles are part of the current TCMH expansion progress. “Cabinetry is being delivered for installation, and doors are going in,” Murray said. According to Murray, the weekly “owners, agent, contractor” meetings are beginning to focus on the remodeling portion of construction that will take place inside the current hospital as […]

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New Construction = Happy Physicians

Physicians in residency training programs typically train at hospitals where all the bells and whistles are available for the physicians as well as the patients. For example, for the past few years, most physicians leaving residency have never used a paper patient chart because electronic medical records are the modern way to keep patient records. […]

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A New Radiology Department

Patients in the current TCMH radiology department are well aware of the way the various equipment rooms are spread up and down three different hallways. Outpatients going to mammography or bone density and inpatients going to CT go up and down the same hallways as the hospital staff, other patients and visitors. Privacy leaves more […]

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Drywall, Paint and Elbow Room

The dry wall work continues inside the new construction. The former beams and posts are beginning to truly take shape. Check out this work: This photo doesn’t even do justice to the natural light that will be in this area and the incredible amount of space. Speaking of space, this is the current office of […]

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A Pictoral Stroll Through Construction Progress

As construction has moved indoors on the expansion project at TCMH, there’s very little to see other than the occasional 18-wheeler delivery alongside highway 63. A wisp of smoke can be seen curling out of the shiny, silver boiler pipes on cold mornings, but there’s a lot more than new boilers in the basement of […]

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A Moving Plan, Big Boy Toys &A Minor Mishap

A proposed plan for the Texas County Memorial Hospital renovation project was presented to members of the TCMH board of trustees at their monthly meeting on Tuesday. The renovation will begin inside the current hospital when certain departments within the hospital are relocated to the new construction. The relocation and the renovation will be done […]

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