DeWitt Medical Foundation

About DMF

Your Hospital | Your Health | Our Future

The DeWitt Medical Foundation was created in 1995 as a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization with the sole purpose of encouraging, accepting and managing all public and private gifts in support of Cuero Regional Hospital. Since its inception DMF has raised approximately six million dollars, funding a variety of projects for Cuero Regional Hospital and its patients.


The Foundation has been the beneficiary of four bequests over the last eight years, totaling over 1 million dollars.

Norma Wagner Gift: An unrestricted donation given to the Foundation in 2009.

Clifford Elder Graham Gift: A restricted donation made in 2010 to construct a Women's Center at Cuero Regional Hospital.

Susan Wallis Gift: A restricted donation in 2011 to construct a new Chapel at Cuero Regional Hospital.

George Bishop Family Foundation Gift: A restricted donation in 2014 made in Honor of Kathy Bishop for the construction of the Bfit Cuero Wellness Center.

Featured Stories & Information

Gala Sponsors

The DeWitt Medical Foundation’s biennial fundraising Gala will be held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Spring Creek Place Event Center. Proceeds from the Gala will benefit the expansion and renovation of Cuero Regional Hospital’s Emergency Department. This Italian themed evening will feature fine cuisine, live and silent auctions, plus live entertainment by Rotel and the Hot Tomatoes!

Sponsorship tables varying in price from $500 to $10,000 are available as well as individual tickets for $150 each. For more information about the Gala, sponsorship information, or to purchase tickets please contact Nikki Lantz at 361-524-6103 or email

Bad Boy Buggie Gala XI Raffle

Get your chance to win this 2016 Bad Boy Buggie valued at $15,000!  Tickets are $25 each or 5 for $100.  To purchase your tickets complete the form on this page or call 361-524-6103.

Gala Auction Items

 A Sneak Peek of Some Exciting Auction Opportunities!


Ever want to shoot drones out of the sky flying by at 85 MPH? Then this is your chance! Six lucky teams of 5 will enjoy an afternoon out at Travis & Peggy Basham's Ranch and have the time of their life!


4 Nights in Cabo San Lucas at The Hacienda Encantada Resort & Spa 

Experience Cabo in a new way.  Discover paradise high above the sea in a dramatic destination that gives you seclusion, but is still close to the best of the Baja!


Pig Roast Party for 60 - 70 ppl 

This unique party experience is one you definitley want to share with your closest friends and family!


Thatch Caye Belize

5 night stay for 2 ppl on an 11 acre Caribbean island nine miles off the coast of Dangriga, Belize.  Stay in your very own over the water bungalow!


Christmas Time in Galveston

Enjoy your stay at the beachfront Hotel Galvez & Spa complete with massages, then experience Dickens on the Strand  - a unique Christmas tradition!



Emergency Services

Cuero Regional Hospital's Emergency Department is available every day of the year 24 hours a day, to meet the emergent and urgent medical needs of our community and the surrounding area.  The Emergency Department is staffed with highly trained emergency physicians and registered nurses experienced in treating patients with emergent and urgent medical conditions and dedicated to providing expert, caring and timely treatment.

Cuero Regional Hospital

At Cuero Regional Hospital, we connect with our patients and make them our top priority. Our goal is to help them heal quickly and return to better health. We are with them every step of the way, offering our support, knowledge, and experience in a comfortable environment close to home.

Childbirth Center

Our childbirth suites are state-of -the art, close to home, and staffed with caring professionals, to provide family centered maternity care. What more could a new mom ask for?  How about Childbirth Classes to help prepare for the Big Day!! Free to patients delivering at Cuero Regional Hospital. (Class Schedule)

Our secure Childbirth Center offers five comfortable, home-like rooms to accommodate our patient's needs throughout labor, delivery, and hospital stay at Cuero Regional Hospital. We provide a comprehensive range of obstetrical care. Our surgical suite is available for C-Section as needed. Certified and skilled nursing staff, some that have been with our staff for over 20 years and many with at least 10 years experience are readily available to care for you and your baby before, during and after delivery.

If special post-delivery care is needed, your baby will remain in the skilled hands of our OB staff within the security of our nursery. Our nursery is located within the Childbirth Center so Mom can remain as close to Baby as possible. Cuero Regional Hospital wants to make your delivery a special experience for you and your family.

Outpatient Center

Cuero Community Hospital Outpatient Department offers diagnostic and surgical services in a convenient, cost-saving manner.  The unit provides the same full range of the high-tech service and care as inpatient programs. 

Outpatient services include

  • CAT Scan
  • lab tests
  • x-rays
  • physical therapy
  • nuclear scans
  • EKGs
  • EEGs
  • MRI's
  • mammograms
  • cardiac stress tests
  • sleep studies
  • ultrasounds
  • vascular studies
  • many other services.
Day Surgery

The Day Surgery Unit at Cuero Regional Hospital offers diagnostic and surgical services combined with the highest level of care, experience, and support possible.  A private and comfortable waiting area is close by for convenience.  In consideration of time, pre-admission testing is performed prior the day of surgery to facilitate admission and treatment.