Hemphill Native will Return to Practice Medicine in 2026

Spencer Ince

Hemphill, Texas — 04/01/2024  Sabine County Hospital (SCH) is thrilled to announce an exciting addition to our medical team, Dr. Spencer Ince, MD, who will be joining us in 2026. This announcement marks not just a significant milestone in our commitment to providing exceptional healthcare services to Sabine County and its surrounding areas but also […]

New Chief Nursing Officer Appointed at Sabine County Hospital

A photo of LaDuska "dusty" James

Hemphill, Texas – 09/13/2023 – Sabine County Hospital is pleased to announce the appointment of LaDuska “Dusty” James as its new Chief Nursing Officer (CNO). James, originally from Shreveport, Louisiana, brings a wealth of experience to her new role. She has previously worked as a Paramedic and Flight Nurse with Life Air Rescue, SEXT Air […]

Sabine County Hospital Welcomes Kaylee McDaniel as New Administrator

Hospital Administrator Kaylee McDaniel

Hemphill, TX – August 18, 2023 – Sabine County Hospital is thrilled to announce the appointment of Kaylee McDaniel as the new Administrator. With an exceptional background in healthcare administration and a profound dedication to providing top-quality patient care, McDaniel brings a wealth of experience and passion to her new role. Kaylee’s journey into healthcare […]

Sabine County Hospital Implementing Numerous New Improvements to Facilities

HVAC system install

Hemphill, Texas (May 13, 2021) – A slew of new improvements are being made at Sabine County Hospital and Toledo Bend Family Medicine.  All improvements made to the facility are with the patient in mind, helping with patient comfort, services and satisfaction. Heating and cooling of the hospital starts the list of upgrades with the […]

Future Physician Assistant Trains at Sabine County Hospital

Desire’ Guillory, a UTMB medical student, and Greg Backofen, M.D.

Hemphill, Texas (July 25, 2019) – Alexa Wingo’s career path as a physician assistant (PA) may take a left turn to West Texas as a result of her clinical rotation at Sabine County Hospital and Toledo Bend Family Medicine. Wingo is the latest physician assistant student to spend a month with Chris Melcher, PA-C, observing him […]

UTMB Medical Student Now Training at Sabine County Hospital

Hemphill, Texas (July 25, 2019) – Marrying her interest in helping others with her love of science, Desire’ Guillory has set her heart on being a pediatrician in an underserved area. Now a medical student at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine (UTMB), Galveston, she is well on her way to achieving her […]

Sabine County Hospital “Connects” with Emergency Medicine Specialists

Hemphill, Texas (June 26, 2019) – Sabine County Hospital (SCH) is scheduled to “go live” on June 27th with a new telemedicine program that will bring emergency medicine specialists and critical care nurses into the emergency department whenever needed. The emergency department at SCH is equipped to handle any patient that comes through its doors. However, […]

Sabine County Hospital Receives Highest Award for Quality Improvement

Hemphill, Texas (February 20, 2019) – Sabine County Hospital was recognized last week with the 2018 TMF Gold Award for Hospital Quality Improvement. This regional award was given to only 51 of the 745 hospitals in Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas, that demonstrated improved performance on specific national quality measures. “We are honored to be recognized […]

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