Roosevelt General Hospital (RGH) opened at this site in August of 2001.
The Medical Records Department holds all medical documentation that occurs
at this facility. Records of any admission, emergency room visit, day
surgery, X-ray, lab, EKG, etc., are located in Medical Records. Per New
Mexico State Law, hospitals must retain all records that relate directly
to the care and treatment of a patient for 10 years following the patient's
Patients can obtain a copy of their current records from our facility by
Release of Information form with an attached copy of their valid picture ID. Once the form is complete
the patient can either bring the form to Medical Records or fax the form
along with a copy of their picture ID to 575.356.7116.
For individuals that are trying to obtain their birth certificate and were
born in New Mexico, they can contact the New Mexico Department of Health
in Santa Fe.
Is a Medical Power of Attorney the right option for you?
A Medical Power of Attorney appoints an individual(s) to make medical decisions
about your healthcare. A few reasons to have a Medical Power of Attorney are:
- A rapid decline in health.
- Unable to pick up your own records.
- Religious choices
- To give instructions about your own healthcare
Click here to download an
Advanced Directive for Healthcare form.
For additional information or any questions, please call the Medical Records
Department at 575.359.1800, ext. 419.