Lake Granbury Medical Center treats tornado victims

May 17, 2013

Lake Granbury Medical Center (LGMC) provided care for 37 patients at the hospital following the tornado Wednesday night.
• 15 were transferred to Metroplex hospitals
• 3 patients were admitted for further
• 19 were treated and released.
Chief of Staff, Kyle McCombs, MD, stated, “I’ve been at LGMC for over 12 years, and we have never seen a community catastrophe with as many injuries as we did through last night. However, these are the types of disasters that our medical team continuously prepares for.” Over 100 staff, nearly 40 physicians and mid-level providers, and a multitude of healthcare professionals who reside in Hood County came together at a moment’s notice to provide medical care for the community.

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Category: Tornado Coverage