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Volunteer Services

MRMC Auxiliary Year End Report 2010

The MRMC Auxiliary celebrated their 50th Anniversary in 2010 with a total membership of 97, which includes 74 active and 23 emeritus members. These Volunteers worked a total of 18,245 hours in 2010. They gained 14 new members and awarded 12 scholarships totaling $7,500.

The Gift Shop sales for 2010 were $124,143.24 up almost $35,700 from 2009. The Auxiliary graciously donated $26,768 to the MRMC Foundation for its capital campaign, golf tournament and popcorn sales.

Information Desk

The Matagorda Regional Medical Center Auxiliary Volunteers are always ready to serve and assist you with any needs. They staff volunteers at the main lobby Information Desk and the Ambulatory Care Center Information Desk.

Main Lobby Information Desk – Extension 5595 Ambulatory Care Center Information Desk – Extension 3386

Gift Shop

The Matagorda Regional Medical Center Auxiliary operates a Gift Shop located in the hospital lobby. The Gift Shop is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturdays from Noon to 4 p.m. They offer a nice selection of gifts and plants for all occasions.

Gift Shop Hours:

  • Monday, Tuesday & Thursday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Friday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Sunday: Closed

vsMission

The Volunteer Chaplain Auxiliary Program provides spiritual care to patients, their families and friends, and hospital employees, staff and care providers at Matagorda Regional Medical Center by supporting those under stress and assisting them to reconnect with their emotional and spiritual wellness resources.

Purpose

The purpose of the Chaplain Auxiliary Program is to bring a healing and supportive ministry of the church to the patients, patients’ families, staff, employees and personnel of Matagorda Regional Medical Center. Through counseling, visiting, prayers, and attentive concern, the healing relationship between MRMC, patient and physician is to be enhanced.

Availability

An on-call Chaplain(s) is available and on call 24 hours a day.