Welcome from the CEO

McAlester Regional Health Center continues to serve our communities by making available state-of-the-art technologies and facilities, and providing personalized care with excellence and compassion.  In consonance with our Mission and Vision, our commitment to friends and family in Pittsburg, Latimer, Pushmataha, Atoka, Coal, Hughes, McIntosh and Haskell counties and throughout Southeast Oklahoma remains steadfast and sincere.

To embrace our important role throughout Southeastern Oklahoma, and to rekindle the spirit of our heritage, the employees and staff at MRHC have embraced our culture of service.  Everything we do and say is to the benefit of our patients and is done with Customer Service, Continual Improvement and Consistency in mind.

As we look to the future we pledge to continue our tradition of providing great quality care by highly qualified, caring and capable individuals. To ensure we keep out promise, our Mission, Vision and Values are internalized to guide and direct us. They are:

Mission: The McAlester Regional Health Center consistently delivers high-quality, compassionate, and cost-effective healthcare experiences.

Vision: The McAlester Regional Health Center is the first choice for medical care in southeastern Oklahoma.


Excellence – Providing quality care, services and facilities by delivering positive experiences;

Compassion – Caring for patients, staff and community by listening to their concerns, helping others, and treating others the way you want to be treated;

Professionalism – Requiring and delivering the highest standards of performance and appearance, by paying attention to details, and working together for a greater good; and

Integrity – Exemplifying, demonstrating and embodying ethical behavior by following and enforcing policies, and accepting responsibility and accountability.


Shawn Howard

CEO, McAlester Regional Health Center