Dr. Bruce Purdy Announces Retirement

Bruce Purdy

Muleshoe, Texas – December 15th, 2021 We are sad to announce the retirement of Dr. Bruce Purdy, who has served the health care needs of our community for decades.  Below, please read the attached letter from Dr. Purdy. This letter is to inform you that I, Dr. Bruce Purdy, have made the decision to retire […]

MAMC Welcomes Pair of New Providers

Junction, Texas (October, 18, 2021) Ashley Byler and Shawn Gasaway are the latest additions to the medical staff at Muleshoe Area Medical Center. Recently graduated from the nurse practitioner program at the University of Colorado, Ashley acquired an interest in medicine while caring for her grandmother. She entered health care as a nurse caring for […]

MAMC Welcomes New CNO

Muleshoe, Texas (June 14th, 2021) – Morris Sharp is settling in as the new Chief Nursing Officer at Muleshoe Area Medical Center.  Morris comes to Muleshoe from Clovis, New Mexico where he graduated from the Clovis Community College nursing program in 2014.  Continuing his education, Morris earned his master’s degree in Nurse Administration and Leadership […]

Muleshoe Family Medicine Welcomes New Medical Provider

Muleshoe, Texas (May 4th, 2021) – Muleshoe Area Medical Center is proud to announce Callie Castle, FNP as a new addition to our staff of medical providers. Callie grew up in in Tahoka, just south of Lubbock and remembers being interested in medicine early in life. Callie says, “I was 6 years old when my […]

MAMC Holiday Party Celebrates Employees

Christmas Celebration

Muleshoe, Texas (December 12, 2019) The employees of Muleshoe Area Medical Center (MAMC) gathered December 12 to celebrate the holidays and recognize staff members who achieved employment milestones in 2019. The festivities started at 6:00 p.m. in the Bailey County Electric meeting room and featured a feast of brisket, sausage and all the fixings prepared […]

Volunteer Auxiliary Gift to MAMC Benefits Patients and Home Bound Residents

 Muleshoe, Texas (April 8, 2019) A generous gift by the Volunteer Auxiliary of Muleshoe Area Medical Center (MAMC) resulted in the recent purchase of a new steam table for the hospital’s dietary department. MAMC cooks meals for the acute care and swing bed patients who stay in the hospital for one or more nights.  The […]

MAMC Touches Lives of Many Bailey County Residents

Muleshoe, Texas (April 8, 2019) – Almost 12,000 clinic visits, and hospital and emergency department admissions are recorded by Muleshoe Area Medical Center (MAMC), Muleshoe Family Medicine (MFM) and Medical Clinic of Muleshoe (MCM) every year according to Dennis Fleenor, hospital administrator. “Although we treat some patients more than once a year, it is easy […]

MAMC Receives Bronze Award for Quality Improvement

Muleshoe, Texas (February 19, 2019) Muleshoe Area Medical Center (MAMC) was recognized last week with the 2018 TMF Bronze Award for Hospital Quality Improvement. Out of the 745 hospitals in Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas, that demonstrated improved performance on specific national quality measures, only 51 earned the Gold Award, 50 the Silver Award and […]