April 23, 2017


Upcoming Events

 About YCH

The patient is the most important person in Yoakum County Hospital. It is not only our job to care for his needs, but to contribute in every way to his comfort and general well being.

We serve a population area of 25,000 from western Texas and eastern New Mexico. Our recently remodeled Birthing Rooms, and Outpatient Surgery have added convenient services for the community. West Texas Lifestyle & Rehab Center, which opened in 2004, offers our citizens the finest fitness center in the area. Our Rural Health Clinic, West Texas Medical Center, is currently home to seven physicians whose specialities include family practice, internal medicine and nephrology. Also opening in 2004, Dialysis Services of West Texas provides excellent service and quality health care for our dialysis patients. Yoakum County Hospital Home Health provides services to our homebound patients.

Yoakum County Hospital is proud to serve as a Level IV Trauma Center providing 24 hour emergency room, lab, x-ray and anesthesia services, as well as Dexascanner, spiral CT and 3-D ultrasound.

YCH Specialty Clinic also provides specialty clinics including cardiology, dermatology, urology and podiatry. Mobile services include echo/PV, MRI, mammography, and United Blood Services.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide outstanding and innovative care, close to home, for our patients and their families, with concern and compassion for their total being in all aspects of a healthy lifestyle.


YCH Ladies Auxiliary

Yoakum County Hospital is also the proud home of the "Pink Ladies". The "Pink Ladies" operate the Pink Pantry, where you may purchase delicious homemade food such as sandwiches, chili, soup and brownies.The Pink Ladies organization is to render services to Yoakum County Hospital and its patients.

The Pink Pantry also features a small gift shop.

Junior Volunteers

Yoakum County Hospital and Area Health Education Center (AHEC) provides opportunities for high school students to explore their interest in a health career by volunteering in a medical facility and working closely with professionals and patients to get a well rounded experience in their desired field.