November25, 2019 - NMC Health Network Chief Executive Officer, Philip Koovakada, M.S.N., M.S.H.C.A., has been named president and CEO of St. Luke’s Baptist Hospital, part of the Baptist Health System in San Antonio, Texas. Koovakada currently oversees the strategic, operational and clinical activities of NMC Health Network, which includes the 161-bed acute care hospital, and 10 outpatient centers spanning both Nacogdoches and Shelby counties in East Texas.
November 19, 2019 - Smyrna Church is hosting a 3-on-3 basketball tournament on November 23 at Center Mini Park. Everyone is invited. We will serve hamburgers and hotdogs for lunch and will also have bounce houses and games for the little ones. Everything is free.
May 21, 2019 - Hospital Receives 8th Consecutive Letter “A” Grade For Patient Safety
For the eighth consecutive reporting period, Nacogdoches Medical Center, the hospital anchor of NMC Health Network, has earned an “A” grade for patient safety from The Leapfrog Group, a nationally recognized organization dedicated to hospital performance improvements in the areas of quality and safety. NMC received the “A” rating in Leapfrog’s Spring 2019 Safety Score, demonstrating the hospital’s commitment to delivering safe, high-quality patient care.
November 13, 2018 – For the seventh consecutive reporting period, Nacogdoches Medical Center, the hospital anchor of NMC Health Network, has earned an “A” grade for patient safety from The Leapfrog Group, a nationally recognized organization dedicated to hospital performance improvements in the areas of quality and safety.
June 1, 2018 - NMC Health Network’s continuous dedication to elevate the quality, consistency and safety of the services and patient care offered to the people of Deep East Texas has led to the organization’s most recent decision to enhance their Radiation Oncology program at NMC’s Loma Laird Cancer Center with the purchase of a new linear accelerator.
December 8, 2017 – Nacogdoches Medical Center, the anchor of NMC Health Network, today announced that effective December 1, 2017, all patients covered under the Texas Children’s Health Plan, Star Kids, will have in-network access to the hospital.