When you come to Valley Regional Medical Center in Brownsville, TX, you are treated with the highest quality medical care in the Rio Grande Valley. But you are also treated like family. Every member of our team is dedicated to making your experience as pleasant as possible, whether you are a patient or coming by to visit one.

Below are some tools and information for our patients and visitors may. Of course, you can always contact us for assistance.

Patients Resources

  • Amenities – All the ways we try to make your stay with us a little more comfortable can be found here, from our gift shop to parking information.
  • Manage Your Account – Access your medical records, check out participating health plans, or pre-register for a test or procedure.
  • Map & Directions – Get a map to our location with turn-by-turn directions.
  • Pastoral Care – Looking for some spiritual support? Patients and their loved ones can reach out to Chaplain Sister Esther and her team of volunteers for non-denominational guidance and support. Or for assistance bringing in a leader of their faith.
  • Get Covered – Valley Regional Medical Center has joined with Get Covered America to help the people of the Rio Grande Valley maximize their benefits through the Affordable Care Act. Check out these resources.
  • Patient Policies – Our privacy policy and patient rights & responsibilities.
  • Patient Financial – Find out what a test or procedure might cost or securely pay your bill online.

Visiting Hours & Information

At Valley Regional Medical Center, we want to provide you and your loved ones with the best healthcare experience possible. We remain diligent in our fight against coronavirus (COVID-19) and the health and safety of our patients, caregivers and communities is our top priority.

While we understand the importance of in-hospital patients having family members and loved ones by their side, the following visitor policy is necessary in order to best protect patients and those providing care.


One (1) visitor during the hours of 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. daily.

Emergency Services

No visitors will be allowed with patients in the Emergency Department.

NICU, Postpartum, Labor and Delivery, and Pediatrics

One (1) visitor per patient during regular visiting hours and one (1) visitor to spend the night with patient.

 COVID safety screening

All approved visitors:

 Must be 18 years of age or older

  • Must wear a facemask at all times while in the hospital.
  • Must observe all hospital protocols and appropriate social distancing.

We appreciate your patience and support to help us maintain a safe environment for our patients, colleagues and care providers.

Circumstances may allow for specific exceptions to any visitation restrictions described on this webpage. Those circumstances include religious visitation as well as a designated support person for a patient with a disability to provide assistance with communication or other necessary components of the patient's treatment. All persons entering under an exception remain subject to appropriate infection control protocols. to request a visit outside of visiting hours please call 956.350.7117.

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