St. Joseph Health System traces its origins to 1936 when St. Joseph Regional Health Center was founded by the Sisters of St. Francis, Sylvania, Ohio, in response to a call from a local physician. Starting in a small 35-bed hospital, the organization has grown to 611 licensed beds in seven locations.
St. Joseph Health System is an integrated local healthcare system, with facilities in ten counties making up the Brazos Valley. The majority of health services are delivered at our main campus, St. Joseph Regional Health Center, in Bryan, Texas. St. Joseph Regional Health Center is the Brazos Valley'sonly Level II Trauma Center. This designation recognizes that St. Joseph is a regional leader in critical care, with renowned specialists on-call 24 hours a day and state-of-the-art equipment for complete management of the most difficult emergencies.
As the largest provider of cardiovascular care in the region, St. Joseph offers leading-edge diagnostics and comprehensive treatment options. This 310-bed facility provides inpatient and outpatient care and major clinical specialties such as oncology, cardiovascular, and neurosciences for comprehensive inpatient and outpatient specialized care to cancer, heart, neurosurgery, neurology and orthopedic patients. St. Joseph Regional Health Center is the first Joint Commission certified Primary Stroke Center and the first accredited Chest Pain Center in the Brazos Valley.
A second campus in Bryan, St. Joseph Rehabilitation Center, provides a comprehensive 30-bed inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation unit. St. Joseph Rehabilitation Center uses an integrated approach to help improve the independence and quality of life for patients of stroke, brain, spinal cord and joint injuries.
Our College Station campus is home to a stand-alone Emergency Department and Diagnostic Center.
Three critical access hospitals, Grimes St. Joseph Health Center located in Navasota, Burleson St. Joseph Health Center located in Caldwell, Madison St. Joseph Health Center in Madisonville, each provide 25 beds and a fourth in Bellville, Bellville St. Joseph Health Center, provides 32 beds.
St. Joseph Manor provides skilled nursing and long term care to dementia, assisted living and traditional nursing home residents. Burleson St. Joseph Manor in Caldwell provides traditional nursing home care.
Outpatient care only is provided at our rural health clinics located throughout the Brazos Valley and in 12 St. Joseph Physician Associates physician offices, and four St. Joseph Express care centers in Bryan, College Station, Brenham and Hearne.