General Medical Services are available for adult and pediatric patients. Newborns are transferred to a facility providing newborn care. Nurses work collaboratively with other departments in meeting the patients needs. Care is provided in the 20 bed medical/surgical/pediatric unit, the Emergency Department, the Surgical Department and the Rural Health Clinics. Under the direction of your physician, care is provided by skilled professional nurses including: Registered Nurses, Licensed Vocational Nurses, and Nurse Aides. Our nursing staff is committed to providing compassionate and quality nursing care in a family friendly environment 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Nursing services is lead by the Director of Patient Care Services Joshua Toole, RN and the Nursing Education Coordinator is Sidonya Pullin, RN.
Refugio Memorial Hospital is ready to serve you in the event that you need surgical services. Our operating room comprises distinct functions concerned with a safe physical environment and protection of patients with continuous awareness of the human dignity and their physical and spiritual needs. The operating room is staffed with experienced, qualified nurses who work alongside our physicians.
Areas of service include Anesthesia, Minor General Surgery, Elective Surgeries, and Endoscopy. Service is provided for patients admitted to the hospital and patients treated as outpatients. Operating Room Supervisor is Barbara Sheive, RN.
Emergency Room Services
The Emergency Department is available to see patients 24-hours a day, seven days a week. All patients presenting to the Emergency department are assessed by highly qualified Emergency Physicians as well as skilled nursing staff 24-hours a day.
Obstetrical patients are assessed and transferred unless delivery is imminent, in which case transfer is made after delivery.
Trauma patients are assessed and stabilized prior to transfer to a higher level of care when indicated according to trauma triage criteria. Trauma Coordinator is Verna Jones, RN, BSN, MSN