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  • 2016 Annual Report

    Posted: 06/30/2017

    In 2015, we debuted the new Midland Health brand and logo, as well as our new mission, vision and core values. Since then, a few changes have been made and we are already seeing a positive impact on our county health ranking as a result. In 2016, we built a community garden to provide the community with an affordable way to grow fresh produce and promote healthy eating. Our garden was created as a template for other organizations to use and build more gardens across Midland. Plant-based meals are now av...

  • MCHD Police to Launch Teddy Bear Program

    Posted: 06/26/2017

    On July 1, the Midland County Hospital District Police Department (MCHD PD) will unveil their new teddy program. The program was created by Chief Kenny Taylor and Officer Johnny Valderaz when they saw a need for children who visit Midland Memorial Hospital as a patient or as a child who has witnessed a traumatic event. The bears are meant to comfort the children during their time of distress. The teddy bears will also be carried in the hospital police vehicles of the officers for situations that may ari...

  • Critical Care Unit Receives AACN Beacon Award of Excellence

    Posted: 06/14/2017

    Our Critical Care Unit recently traveled to Houston, Texas to accept their new Silver Beacon Award for Excellence, given by the American Association of Critical Care Nurses. The Beacon Award for Excellence can be given to any hospital unit where patients receive their principal nursing care after hospital admission. This award sets the standard for excellence in patient care environments by collecting and utilizing evidence-based information to improve patient outcomes and patient and staff satisfaction...

  • Breast Center Recieves NAPBC Accreditation

    Posted: 03/15/2017

    The Breast Center, formerly known as Allison Women's Imaging, has been granted a three-year full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC). Accreditation by the NAPBC is only given to those centers that have voluntarily committed to provide the highest level of quality breast care and that undergo a rigorous evaluation process and review of their performance. During the survey process, the center must demonstrate compliance with standards established by t...

  • Introducing Our New Blog

    Posted: 03/13/2017

    We are pleased to introduce the launch of our new healthcare blog . The blog will be updated biweekly with articles written by Midland Health nurses, staff and physicians covering various health topics. There is a lot of medical content on the internet these days, but it’s difficult to know which sources to trust. We promise to only publish articles that are accurate and up-to-date on topics like dermatology, heart health, joint care and orthopedics, overall health and wellness, pregnancy and childbirth...

  • Cardiac Rehab Week

    Posted: 02/13/2017

    Cardiac Rehab Week is February 12th through 17th. Did you know that Midland Memorial Hospital provides both Inpatient and Outpatient Cardiac Rehab programs? Our certified Cardiac Rehabilitation Program is the only program in Midland that has met the strict standards of practices, set by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR). As such, the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program has been recognized for its commitment to improving quality of life by improving standards of ...

  • MMH Receives Safety-Net Hospital Quality Award from HHSC

    Posted: 01/23/2017

    Midland Memorial Hospital (MMH) is proud to be one of 48 hospitals recognized by The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) for outstanding performance in the Hospital Quality-Based PPR and PPC Program. MMH received the Safety-Net Hospital Quality Award for performance during state fiscal year 2014 on Potentially Preventable Events in Texas Medicaid, specifically Potentially Preventable Readmissions. In addition to money awarded, Midland Memorial Hospital will also receive an official quality...

  • The Breast Center Has Moved to Legends Park

    Posted: 01/18/2017

    The Breast Center, previously known as Allison Women's Imaging, has moved to Legends Park! On Wednesday, January 18th, The Breast Center opened their new location at the Legends Park Medical Office Building, located at 5615 Deauville Blvd. in Midland, TX. Their new center utilizes the latest in technology with 3D TOMO mammography. To learn more or to schedule an appointment, please call (432) 682-9729. If you would like to view more photos of the new Breast Center, please visit  our Facebook page ! ...

  • New Midlandhealth.org Website

    Posted: 01/10/2017

    Midlandhealth.org has a new look! Our new website is all-inclusive of Midland Memorial Hospital services and departments, as well as Midland Health affiliate practices such as Midland Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center, Permian Cardiology, Wall Street Pediatrics, West Texas Orthopedics, West Texas Therapy and much more. Some new features include: Find a Provider tab can assist in searching for any provider within Midland Health based on specialty, name or location. Services tab lists both inpatient hosp...

  • 2017 First Baby of the New Year

    Posted: 01/01/2017

    Midland Memorial Hospital would like to congratulate the Black family of Midland on the birth of their new baby girl, the first child born in Midland in 2017. Paisley Jo Black was born at 6:15 AM to Cody and Abigail Black, weighing 6 lbs 8 oz. The family will be presented with a wonderful gift basket full of items for the new baby and mom. Gift basket items include: Hooded towel, baby book and bath products from La Bebe Boutique Bibs, onesie and security blanket from Baby Biz Makeup bag, body scrub and ...