Rio Grande State Center


Have you heard we’re hiring?

Join a team that cares.

We have openings in the following areas:

  • Food service
  • Building maintenance
  • Custodians
  • Psychiatric nursing assistants
  • Nurses
  • Social workers
  • Physicians
  • Psychiatrists
  • Therapists

We offer outstanding benefits and career advancement.

Learn more at our careers page.

About Us

Rio Grande State Center is a state hospital that offers inpatient adult psychiatric services and out-patient healthcare, including primary care, women’s health, diagnostic services, psychiatric consults and prescription assistance program.

1401 Rangerville Road
Harlingen, TX 78550
Fax 956-364-8497

Visitor Information

Families and significant others are crucial to the treatment process. That’s why we provide basic family education about mental illness and how families can positively influence the life of the person living with mental illness.

Visitation Hours (for inpatient psychiatric services):
Mon.-Fri., 6-7 p.m.
Weekends and holidays, 3-4 p.m.

Visits during COVID

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, please schedule your visit with a facility social worker.

Normal visitation hours will resume once health authorities classify the COVID Community Transmission level as “low”.