January 30, 2021 - Nacogdoches Medical Center (NMC) is proud to announce that Modupe A. Sokunbi, M.D., FAAP, pediatric specialist, has been appointed as the hospital’s chief of staff. Dr. Sokunbi is making history as NMC’s first female to hold this position. She will serve in this role through the year 2022.
January 11, 2021 - Monday, Jan. 11, Nacogdoches Medical Center is reinstating a restricted visitor policy. This policy is being reestablished out of an abundance of caution as the COVID-19 surge continues to impact hospitalizations in Nacogdoches and surrounding communities.
Some exceptions to the rule apply. These are as follows:
• Pediatric and Women’s Services may have one designated support person during their stay.
• NICU inpatients may have two ID banded parents.
August 26, 2020 - Nacogdoches Medical Center is closely monitoring Hurricane Laura and is working with the Nacogdoches County Emergency Management and City officials to determine the necessary steps to prepare for the storm. Providing safe, high-quality care is our top priority. We currently remain open to care for patients with medical and emergency needs however, there are a few services that will close or operate on a delayed schedule temporarily:
May 21, 2020 - Nacogdoches Medical Center (NMC) continues to care for the needs of our neighbors, with stringent safety standards in place to protect patients, visitors and staff against the novel coronavirus while in the hospital.
Brooks Pannell, RN - Director of Medical Surgical Services at NMC talks about some of the measures in place in this brief, behind the scenes video:
May 6, 2020 – NMC Health Network is honoring our nurses during National Nurses Week
(May 6-12), an annual celebration that recognizes the value of nursing. The theme this year, Compassion|Expertise|Trust, celebrates qualities in nursing that are perhaps more important today than ever before as nurses are serving on the front lines of care during the COVID-19 pandemic.