United Regional Discovers Vials in Ceiling

Wichita Falls, Texas - United Regional employees discovered a surprise hidden in the ceiling of the hospital on Wednesday.

According to United Regional officials, empty medication vials were found in the ceiling during a routine maintenance check. The vials were provided to the Pharmacy Department for further review.

According to officials, the medication vials found were over three years old.

United Regional stated that they have  an ongoing process to monitor, track and control all aspects of medication distribution and administration, and have found no discrepancies in documentation at this time.

The United Regional Pharmacy and Security Departments are working together to complete the investigation.