The Birth Place
You'll appreciate the extra effort Palestine Regional Medical Center has put forth to make The Birth Place your choice for bringing your new life into the world:
- Easy access to The Birth Place with a separate entrance and waiting area from the hospital
- Spacious Labor/Delivery/Recovery Rooms with warm and charming home-like atmosphere
- Cabinets that hide all equipment, but keep it ready for immediate use in case of need
In addition, there is a Rocker/Glider in every room. Our Level II Nursery has an experienced staff of Registered Nurses. We have four obstetricians and five pediatricians on our medical staff dedicated to providing the highest quality of care to our new mothers and babies. Please plan a visit to The Birth Place. Call 903-731-1245 today to arrange for a tour. Read more
Palestine Regional offers the latest in ultrasound technology to provide information and real-time images of blood flow and internal organ function. Medical physiology encompasses the varied modalities of ultrasound and vascular imaging, as well as echocardiography. All of these procedures take place in the Ultrasound Department. Ultrasound does not produce radiation and is safe for all individuals. Consult your physician for more information or call 903-731-1269 for more information.
Classes are held every month in the PRMC Senior Friends Activity Room (use entrance with blue awning). Classes begin promptly at 8:30 a.m. These classes are FREE if Mom is delivering at PRMC. There is a $25 charge if delivering at another facility. Bring (1) blanket; (2) pillows; and (1) Coach. For more information or to enroll, please call 903-731-1134
Are you worried about OSTEOPOROSIS? We now have a safe and easy test that can assess your risk. We offer the newest, state-of-the-art GE Healthcare Lunar densitometer for axial measurement of bone density. Doctor's orders are required. Call 903-731-1081 for more information or to schedule an appointment.
Palestine Regional has just installed a new digital mammography system for optimal breast imaging with lower patient x-ray dosage. This is the newest technology available. The system is also designed to reduce the discomfort often associated with mammography. It has an exclusive automatic compression system designed to determine the precise amount of compression needed to produce the highest quality image. A doctor's order is required. Call 903-731-1081 for an appointment.