Uvalde Medical Center

1025 Garner Field Road
Uvalde, TX  78801

25 Beds

Uvalde Medical Center is a small facility located in Uvalde, Texas, about an hour and a half from San Antonio, Texas. Uvalde Medical Center serves five counties and can accommodate 25 inpatients plus additional outpatients. Established in 1928, the hospital has since grown to provide high quality healthcare for the community, earning itself honors in patient satisfaction, comparable to facilities in larger cities. In 2021, Modern Healthcare Best Places to Work ranked Uvalde Medical Center #24 on their list.

The small city of Uvalde is home to around 15,000. At the crossroads of U.S. highways 90 and 83, the city encompasses 7.6 square miles. The climate is hot and dry during the summer and gives way to mild to cool winters. The Mexican border is within an easy distance, with around 78% of the population claiming Hispanic or Latino heritage. Uvalde is known as one of the best places for gliding in the United States and has hosted the World Gliding Championships in 1991 and 2012. Antique hunting is big in Uvalde, as is fishing and tubing in its nearby rivers. Garner State Park offers some special outdoor experiences including the Frio Bat Cave, home of 12 million bats.

What are the nurses saying?

What charting system did nurses use?

Nurses are reporting the use of

no responses yet

What was the average patient acuity?

Average Pt Acuity is

1 - Independent, minimal medications needs, alert and oriented, continent, less than two co-morbidities, English speaking
10 - Dependent, lots of meds, confused, incontinent, more than two co-morbidities, non-english speaking

What color scrubs did the nurses wear?

Scrub Color

No responses yet
*Does not include what L&D and OR nurses are reporting

Was the nurse to patient ratio up to California standards?

Nurse to Patient Ratio up to California Standards?

Information coming soon!

Parking & Commuting

Graph coming soon

Graph coming soon

Food Options

Nurse Resources

Premium Content

Was core staff supportive, friendly, and profession?

This information is restricted to members.
Sign Up Here for access!

This information is restricted to members.
Sign Up Here for access!

How was Scheduling?

Did you get your breaks?

This information is restricted to members.
Sign Up Here for access!

Did you float to another FLOOR?

Floating to another floor

This information is restricted to members.
Sign Up Here for access!

Did you feel physically safe in the hospital and on the unit?

Physically Safe

This information is restricted to members.
Sign Up Here for access!

Did you float to another HOSPITAL?

Floating to another hospital

This information is restricted to members.
Sign Up Here for access!

Did they let you pick up over time?

Picking up OT

This information is restricted to members.
Sign Up Here for access!

This information is restricted to members.
Sign Up Here for access!

How was the pay?

Would you recommend this facility?

This information is restricted to members.
Sign Up Here for access!

Comments

This information is restricted to members.
Sign Up Here for access!

Have you worked at this hospital?

Help your fellow nurse out!