Access to convenient, affordable and high-quality healthcare is an element Alice residents value. The community is home to numerous medical resources, from private practices and clinics to major hospital campuses. CHRISTUS SPOHN Health System operates a modern facility in Alice, which opened its doors in 1999. The 148-bed hospital provides comprehensive medical and surgical services in a multitude of medical fields. The hospital operates a second location, CHRISTUS SPOHN Hospital Alice—Laviana Plaza, a facility that offers such services as outpatient radiology, laboratory and an inpatient geropsychiatric unit.