Our calendar of hospital events includes times and dates for visiting specialists, ongoing and seasonal events, fund raisers, community events, and more. Check back often for updates to dates and times of upcoming events.
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Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA)
As part of the Affordable Care Act of 2010, freestanding non-profit hospitals are required to conduct a Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) every three years. The Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) describes the health status of the hospital’s community, and determines the overall health needs of the local populous.
In response to the increased needs and standards in our community, we have analyzed market data, demographic data, socio-economic factors, and health service utilization rates. We also received counsel from community coalitions, boards, partnerships, advisory groups and panels in order to bring you what we think is the best community health needs assessment for our area.
Unmet community health needs have been identified in the following areas:
- Expansions of primary care and specialty services
- Increased collaboration with mental health providers
- An increase in cooperation, communication, and education across communities for major health issues
- Local and regional approaches to emergency medical services
In addition, there are three overarching themes that should be addressed in each priority area:
- Physical healthcare needs
- Behavior healthcare needs
- Re-integration challenges
You can read the most recent reports here:
Community Benefit Implementation Plan 2016
Annual Report of Community Benefits Plan 2016
For more information you may reach the Chief Financial Officer at 325.792.3943.
We recognize that our associates are the foundational element which make our organization great – thus we are pleased to use the Cornerstone Award as a way of giving special recognition to the employees who choose to exhibit outstanding customer service and a commitment to excellence. We are excited to announce that patients now have the opportunity to nominate associates that went above and beyond during their patient visit. To nominate one of our staff for the award and to see past winners, please click on the link below.
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We often receive kind words from our patients and we enjoy sharing them with others. Read what other patients have said about the Heart of Texas Healthcare System by clicking on the link below.
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The Food Services staff works very closely with our registered dietitian to offer nutritionally adequate and satisfying meals. Food Services provides meals, snacks and beverages for patients, staff, guests and visitors. The staff takes great care to prepare and expedite the appropriate physician-ordered diet for patients. Therapeutic meal times are 7:30 AM, 11:30 PM and 5:30 PM. Additionally, snacks are provided for diabetic patients and acute care patients.
The public is welcome to visit the Heart of Texas Healthcare Cafeteria. A guest meal tray may be ordered through a patient primary nurse or by visiting the cafeteria and placing an order with one of our Dietary Specialists. There is a cash-only charge for the guest tray.
The Cafeteria is Cash Only.
For around the clock 24 HR convenience, our vending machines which are located in the main lobby, offer freshly prepared sandwiches, salads, and yogurt parfaits. Snacks and cold drinks are also available.
Open Monday - Friday
Breakfast: 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Lunch: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Dinner: 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
For more information you may reach the Food Services Director at (325) 792-3970.
The Heart of Texas Healthcare System gift shop is an exciting new 2014 venture, operated by the hospital auxiliary team. The gift shop has a wide variety of gift items. The proceeds from the gift shop are used by the auxiliary to fund scholarships given each year to high school seniors who are pursuing a degree in a health or nursing related field and to help purchase capital items for the hospital.
Hours of Operation
Monday – Thursday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Did you enjoy your visit to the Heart of Texas Healthcare System? Would you like to leave us some feedback about any of our services or staff. Below you will find a link to a patient survey form. We appreciate any and all feedback that you are willing to give us as we continue to improve our services.
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Were you dissatisfied with any of the services or staff at our facilities? Is there anything you would like to share with us that will help us improve? Please click on the link below to file a complaint. All feedback that you provide to us matters, and will aide in our effort of providing you with the best healthcare experience possible.
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