Northwest Texas Healthcare System

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Insist on Northwest!

When it comes to choosing a hospital, one thing is clear: quality counts. And a long tradition of providing medical care in a comfortable and convenient environment means peace of mind for the thousands of patients cared for by the doctors and nurses at Northwest Texas Healthcare System each year.

NWTHS is a 495-bed acute care medical center which includes an 106-bed behavioral health facility located on the hospital campus providing inpatient and outpatient services. As a designated tertiary care academic institution, the hospital offers physicians and patients advanced technological innovations for diagnosis and treatment of the most acute clinical conditions. The emergency department is an Advanced (Level III) Trauma facility and treats over 64,000 patients annually, including expert care for stroke patients as an accredited Advanced Primary Stroke Center. The Heart Hospital at Northwest is the only dedicated, specialty heart hospital in the Panhandle, and an accredited Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI.   

Northwest Children’s Hospital is the Panhandle’s primary Pediatric provider, with more than 10 Pediatric subspecialties, along with nearly all other Pediatric subspecialties available through Alliance Regional Health Network. Exceptional Primary Care, Women’s and Maternity services, and Surgical services including the da Vinci Robotic system, along with a Diabetes Center, Sleep Disoders Center, and Inpatient Rehabilitation Center, combine to make Northwest the healthcare system of choice in the region.   

NWTHS is staffed by physicians representing over 40 specialties who have established excellent standards of quality care and community service. Northwest gives physicans the technological and organizational infrastructure that enables them to excel in their specialties, from advanced diagnostic imaging capabilities to programs that encourage continuing professional education. The commitment of professional and individual excellence is shared by the highly-respected Northwest nursing staff. It is reflected in the responsive efficiency of the administrative team. The result is an exceptional healthcare system that meets the needs of its community and staff.

The hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission and licensed by the Texas Department of State Health Services Regulatory Licensing Unit. Northwest Texas Healthcare System is owned and operated by a subsidiary of UHS, one of the nation's largest and most respected hospital management companies. 

Northwest Texas Healthcare System is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services (UHS), one of the nation's largest and most respected hospital management companies. For information on the company, visit our website at