Your Visit to Valley Baptist

Prepare for Your Visit

Not sure what to expect when you visit a Valley Baptist Medical Center? Learn what your visit will look like and see the ways we’re making your experience positive from your first visit up through your follow-up care. Use our tools designed to help you take advantage of all that our hospital has to offer.

Legal and Ethical Concerns

It’s important to make your wishes known should you be unable to communicate them. Learn about advance directives, do not resuscitate orders and other legal and ethical decisions.

Preparing for Your Stay: What to Bring

If you’re preparing for an upcoming stay, see our checklist of items you’ll need as well as those we ask you to leave behind. See what to bring.

Your Stay: What to Expect

Find information to help you better prepare and know what to expect when you arrive at a Valley Baptist hospital. Learn what to expect.

Know Your Rights

We respect your rights and are focused on providing considerate, respectful care. Learn about your patient rights when you stay with us.

Have Questions?

Call our 24-hour phone line: (956) 389-1100 for VBMC-Harlingen, (956) 698-5400 for VBMC-Brownsville.

Be prepared for all scenarios. See questions to ask, and review documents.
We provide addresses, phone numbers, hours, maps and directions to help you find your way to ​Valley Baptist Medical Center.
Has a staff member or physician made your Valley Baptist experience better or special? Let us know!
Share your recovery experience at Valley Baptist Medical Center so we can share it and help others with their journey.
Review your Patient Rights & Responsibilities plus Valley Baptist Medical Center’s Privacy Practices.
Get a pre-visit checklist and see answers to common questions before, during and after a hospital visit.
Know what you’ll need and what to avoid bringing during your stay at Valley Baptist Medical Center