Alpine, Texas Community Guide 2017 - Page 26

BIG BEND REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER SERVES ALPINE, SURROUNDING REGION Big Bend Regional Medical Center (BBRMC) in Alpine serves a vast region of over 12,000 square miles, encompassing Brewster, Jeff Davis and Presidio counties and Big Bend National Park. SERVICES The 25-bed facility offers the following: • Level IV Trauma-designated Emergency Department • Medical, Surgical and Women’s Units • Diagnostic Imaging Department with X-ray, CT Scan, Fluoroscopy, Ultrasound and bi-weekly MRI • A full-service Rehabilitation Department offering Physical, Speech and Occupational therapies • Laboratory Services • Respiratory Therapy • Case Management • Orthopedic Services • Sleep Lab AWARD-WINNING BBRMC has received the following awards: • Three Top Performer in Key Quality Measures awards (2011, 2012, 2014) from the Joint Commission for the Accreditation of Hospitals Organization; • Press Ganey Summit Award for Quality (2012); • National Rural Hospital Association Award Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals (2012); • Health and Human Services Commission Award for Quality (2013). IN THE COMMUNITY The hospital is active in the community, sponsoring major events and volunteering. The Employee Activities Committee is busy year-round fundraising for Alzheimer’s Association and CASA, hosting toy drives at Christmas, school-supply drives, coat drives and canned food drives. PECOS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (FORT STOCKTON) Just an hour’s drive away, Pecos County Memorial Hospital provides all the services you’d expect from a regional hospital. Learn more at http://www.pcmhfs.com/. 26 alpine TEXAS | alpinetexas.com | alpinetexasguide.com