OF YOAKUM COUNTY HOSPITAL
Yoakum County Hospital opens its doors with nine patient rooms, an operating room, maternity ward, and business office. Operated by Yoakum County, YCH was a general short term hospital managed by a Board of Directors.
An expansion raised the hospital to a 30 bed capacity.
Additions to the hospital resulted in 11 new patient rooms, new business offices, laboratory, x-ray, surgery, and labor and delivery rooms.
Yoakum County Hospital opens an Emergency Room facility.
After major renovations of all areas in October, Yoakum County Hospital reduces the patient beds from 41 to 24.
West Texas Medical Center opens in August. The rural health clinic includes five physician offices, 14 exam rooms, and four procedure rooms.
Yoakum County Hospital Home Health begins seeing patients in May.
Dialysis Services of West Texas opens a new 4,530 square foot facility. A major renovation of the Emergency Room, Outpatient Surgery and Labor and Delivery rooms is completed in July. West Texas Lifestyle & Rehab Center opens it’s doors in September.
West Texas Medical Center Annex opens it’s doors in August.
In April, West Texas Medical Center merges with West Texas Medical Center Annex and adds three physician offices, nine patient exam rooms, and treatments rooms. A renovation also expands the hospital's Medical Records, Business Office and Administration Departments.