Emergency Medicine Physician - Pearsall, TX
• Level IV Trauma Center
• 22 Hospital Beds, ER 5 beds
• Coverage: Full Time
• Patient Volume: 900 per month
• Requires: ACLS, ATLS, PALS & CMEs (8hrs Stroke 9hrs of TRAUMA) every year.
• Recommends: NRP
• Lab & X-ray available 24 hours
• Referral Centers: Methodist 1st Call, Methodist Stroke, Baptist, NIX, Santa Rosa, University, BAMC
We know you have choices when it comes to healthcare. We thank you for considering Frio Regional Hospital to be your hospital of choice, whether you live in Pearsall or a neighboring community, such as Dilley or Divot.
Understanding our mission and our values can help you know what to expect when you come to us for care.
At Frio Regional Hospital, our mission is to improve the quality of life in our community by providing exceptional healthcare with compassion and respect. That's a mission our team of directors and senior leaders recently authored, and it's been approved by the Frio Hospital Association Board.
We vet all of our decisions against our mission and ensure that our choices adhere to our stated goals.
In addition to crafting a mission statement, we've also approved several core values, including:
We hold ourselves accountable to these values. Each person you'll encounter in our hospital is dedicated to ethical behavior, compassionate care, ownership of responsibilities, respectful treatment and excellence in each action we take.
Founded in 1980, Southwest Medical Associates is an established emergency department management group providing services to healthcare facilities throughout Texas. We are known in the industry for specializing in physician staffing for rural hospitals from low to high patient volume.
At Southwest Medical, no emergency department task is too large or too small. We customize the coverage of our clients based on their individual needs. This ranges from part-time “as needed” coverage to last-minute emergencies, flexible coverage supplementing staff physician schedules to full-time staffing.
The needs of rural hospitals and healthcare facilities are unique, and Southwest Medical understands this. That is why we have been a resource for rural healthcare for more than 30 years.
Why Southwest Medical?
- Quality ED staffing since 1980
- Custom need-based coverage
- Specialty-based physician recruitment
- 24-hour regional schedulers
- JCAHO-level credentialing
- TORCH corporate member
Our Mission: To be the best resource available for quality emergency department and clinic physician staffing at competitive rates; to promote customer service ensuring long term client retention; and creating jobs for dedicated and talented physicians.
South of San Antonio on Highway 35, among the rolling hills, lies the town of Pearsall, Texas – the county seat of Frio County. This historic town has a lot to offer locals and tourists alike.