Rio Grande State Center/South Texas Health Care System

Stats & Services

General Information

Operated by: State
Hospital type: Psychiatric
Number of Beds: 128
Parent system: Texas Department of State Health Services


Admissions: 1,110
Inpatient surgeries: 0
Outpatient visits: 62,971
Emergency room visits: 0
Births: 0
Number of Beds: 128

Services Provided


  • Breast cancer screening/mammograms
  • Fitness center
  • Stop-smoking program
  • Women's health center

Patient/Family Support Services

  • Chaplaincy/pastoral care services
  • Patient support groups
  • Patient representative/ombusdman
  • Transportation for elderly/handicapped
  • Translation services

Community Outreach

  • Health fairs

Imaging Services (Diagnostic and Therapeutic)

  • CT scanner
  • Ultrasound

* At another location in healthcare system or through arrangement with another provider.

Employed Staff

Full Time

Physicians and dentists*: 9
Registered nurses: 40
Licensed practical nurses: 16
Faculty Personnel: NA

Part Time

Physicians and dentists*: 5
Registered nurses: 2
Licensed practical nurses: 0
Faculty Personnel: NA

* At many hospitals, physicians and dentists are not on staff. They are paid as faculty by a medical school or through other arrangements

This information was provided by the American Hospital Association. Find out more about AHA data products at

Data last updated July 2013

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