Welcome To VBMC-Harlingen
Welcome to Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen. With 400 outstanding physicians on our medical staff, over 2,000 dedicated employees, 330 volunteers and 586 hospital beds, we are here to serve you. Our goal is to provide the highest quality and most compassionate care in a safe environment for you and your family.
Every day, we provide Valley patients with advanced, award-winning care in neurosciences / stroke treatment, women’s and children’s services, orthopedics / joint replacement, emergency and trauma care, minimally-invasive surgery, heart and vascular treatment, and many other areas. For example, Valley Baptist is the first Valley hospital to offer life-saving interventional stroke procedures, in which medications to reverse a stroke are administered directly to arteries supplying blood to a patient’s brain. Valley Baptist-Harlingen is also the first hospital south of San Antonio to be certified with a “Gold Seal of Approval™” specifically for knee and hip replacement surgeries, by the national accrediting organization for healthcare organizations, The Joint Commission. As a leader in women and children’s care, Valley Baptist has the only Newborn Intensive Care Unit in Harlingen and the only Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in Cameron County. And Valley Baptist serves as a Lead Level III Trauma Center for Cameron County.
Since 1925, we have been pioneers in introducing the latest technology to South Texas. But our greatest asset is our people – doctors, nurses, and other caring healthcare professionals who are here 24 / 7 to care for you and your family. We are constantly striving to fulfill our mission of helping people achieve health for life, through compassionate service inspired by faith. Please call on us whenever we can be of assistance.