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Hendrick Medical Center South

  • Category: Hospital, Emergency Center, Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging

About This Location

Hendrick Medical Center South, formerly Abilene Regional Medical Center, is a 231-bed facility with inpatient, outpatient, medical, surgical and emergency care.

Public Entrances

Public access into Hendrick Medical Center South will be restricted to three entrances.

  • Main Entrance - (Mon-Fri; 6 a.m. - 10 p.m.)
  • Outpatient Pavilion - (Mon-Fri; 5 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
  • Women's Center - Staff, wound care patients, and women's diagnostic imaging patients may enter at 6:30 a.m. Visitors may enter at 9:00 a.m. The entrance closes at 5:00 p.m.

Emergency Department

The Emergency Department entrance is open for emergencies only. If you feel you are having a medical emergency, please proceed to the Emergency Department.


Policy effective date: August 26, 2022

  • By entering a Hendrick facility, visitors attest that they have not had contact with anyone diagnosed with COVID-19 or thought to have COVID-19 in the last 10 days, are not displaying symptoms of COVID-19, and are not waiting on COVID-19 test results nor have been diagnosed with an active COVID-19 infection.
  • Visitors under the age of 16 are permitted if accompanied by an adult chaperone.
  • Two visitors per patient room. Patients can have an unlimited number of visitors within the facility.
  • For COVID-19 patients, one visitor is permitted in the facility at a time, allowing for two visitors per day.
  • Additional screenings and personal protective equipment may be required for those entering certain areas.

*Exceptions may apply for pediatrics and end-of-life.


The Café is located on the first floor.

Monday – Friday: 7 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 7 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.


Starbucks is located in the main lobby and offers grab-and-go snacks, pastries and Starbucks coffee and tea.

Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The Gift Shop

Located on the first floor in the main lobby area.

Spiritual Support

Chaplains are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. To speak with a chaplain, please call:

325-386-5863 (8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)

325-428-1000 (5 p.m. - 8 a.m.)

The department office is located on the first floor adjacent to the main lobby. The Chapel is located on the first floor across from the Gift Shop and public elevators.

Wireless Internet Access

In order to better fulfill the needs of our patients and their families, Hendrick Medical Center Brownwood is pleased to provide you with free public wireless internet. Our wireless network supports 802.11b/g devices. Most wireless devices automatically discover wireless access points and allow you to connect.


Located in the main lobby.


If you need a place to stay overnight, contact the Case Management office at 325-428-1084. After hours, contact the hospital operator.

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