Awards & Recognition

  • The Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval
  • Texas Hospital Association Facility
  • American College of Radiology Accredited Facility: Computed Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Mammorgraphy
  • 2021 Modern Healthcare Best Places to Work, Ranked #24
  • 2021 Press Ganey Pinnacle of Excellence
  • 2021 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence
  • 2020 Modern Healthcare Best Places to Work, Ranked #11
  • 2020 Press Ganey Pinnacle of Excellence
  • 2020 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence
  • TDSHS Five Star Service Award 2001-2018
  • 2019 Modern Healthcare Top 100 Places to Work, Ranked #24
  • 2019 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence
  • 2018 Modern Healthcare Top 100 Places to Work, Ranked #21
  • 2018 Press Ganey Pinnacle of Excellence
  • 2018 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence
  • 2017 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence
  • 2017 Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence
  • 2016 Becker's Hospital Review Best Patient Discharge Practices
  • 2016 Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence
  • 2016 Studer Group Excellence in Patient Care
  • 2016 TORCH IT Award of Excellence
  • 2016 NOSORH Excellence in Outcomes
  • 2015 Press Ganey Guardians of Excellence
  • 2015 Studer Group Excellence in Patient Care Award
  • 2014 AirLIFE Top Rural Healthcare Facility
  • 2014 Studer Group January Fire Starter Award
  • 2013 Uvalde Area Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year
  • 2013 STRAC Decon Rodeo Champions
  • 2013 Press Ganey Guardians of Excellence
  • 2013 Air Evac Lifeteam Recognition
  • 2013 Studer Group Healthcare Organization of the Month, January
  • 2012 Press Ganey Distinctive Workplace Award
  • 2012 AirLIFE Top Rural Healthcare Facility
  • 2011 AirLIFE Leaders in Emergency Care Recognition Award
  • 2011 TORCH Gordon Russell Merit Award, Hospital Administrator Jim Buckner

Latest News /

Capt Family Donates $75,000 for Legacy Courtyard Wall and Fountain

​Uvalde Memorial Hospital (UMH) received a $75,000 gift from the Capt Family of Uvalde for the Legacy Courtyard Wall and Fountain. The courtyard wall and fountain will provide a barrier between the hospital entrance and courtyard outside of the Emergency Department. The wall will have a water feature and be the location for all historical donor plaques from the 1949 and 1972 hospital.

Upcoming Events /

Basic Life Support (BLS) Course

4 Hr. Course for Healthcare Providers


2019 Places to Work
Computed Technology ACR
Mammography ACR
Magnetic Resonance Imaging ACR
4 Star Rating Centers for Medicare
Guardian of Excellence
Patient Safety Excellence
PG Pinnacle Award