Matagorda County Hospital District

The Matagorda County Hospital District (MCHD) was established in 1965 by an act of the Texas Legislature to serve the health care needs of Matagorda County residents. A seven-member Board of Managers is appointed by the Commissioners’ Court to govern the management of the facility and to guide major health-related initiatives.


Profile and Fast Facts:

• 58-bed Matagorda Regional Medical Center with Level IV Trauma Center designation

• 30-bed Medical-Surgical Unit; 6-bed ICU; 10-bed Women’s Center; 12-bed Senior Care (58 total beds)

• 20,000 sq ft stand-alone wellness and outpatient rehabilitation center

• 40,000 sq ft Doman Freeman Phillips Medical Office Building

• Modern facilities with all main campus structures built in 2009 or later

• Located in Bay City, Texas, about 45 miles southwest of the metro Houston area

• Approximately 19,000 Emergency Department visits per year

• Approximately 500 births per year in the MRMC Women’s Center

• Approximately 2,000 inpatient and 1,000 outpatient admissions per year

• Closely aligned multi-specialty medical group practice with several locations and walk-in access

• Weekend Urgent Care Clinic located on campus in the Doman Freeman Phillips Medical Office Building

• Academic Medical Center affiliation (hospital and medical group)

• The Matagorda Regional Medical Center Foundation

• Multiple public health, community health, and WIC clinic locations

• Texas Rural Accountable Care Organization (TRACO) support hub and HQ

• Professional Services and Management Agreements in support of regional partner organizations


Mission & Vision

Our mission is to provide our community with quality and compassionate health care, and our vision is to be recognized as the respected health care partner of choice and a champion for community wellness.


Core Values

As employees, leaders, physicians and volunteers, we are accountable for:

• Service excellence

• Fiscal responsibility

• Dignity and respect

• Partnership, trust, cooperation and collaboration

• Best practices and innovative technology

• Creating and maintaining a safe environment