Emergency Medicine Physician - Sonora, TX
• Level IV Trauma Center
• 4 ER Beds – 1 Trauma
• Coverage: As Needed
• Requires: ACLS, ATLS, PALS, Board Certified or Board Eligible by the American Board of Medical Specialties, 9 Trauma CME’s per year
• Patient Volume: 127 per month
• Referral Center: San Angelo
• Lab and X-Ray available 24/7
Lillian M. Hudspeth Memorial Hospital provides general medical care for inpatient, outpatient, and emergency room patients, and participates in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. Emergency room services are available on a 24-hour per day, seven-day per week basis.
To provide quality health care and services which are responsive to the needs of our community in the spirit of our founders.
To commit our compassion to significantly improving every dimension of healthcare in the community we serve.
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.
Located between central Texas and the Big Bend Region at the crossroads of Interstate 10 and Highway 277, Sonora Texas offers the best of both the Texas Hill Country and West Texas. Rolling hills and limestone outcroppings laced with oak and juniper greet visitors and serve as the perfect backdrop for the world-famous Caverns of Sonora, the quiet trails of Eaton Hill Nature Center and Preserve, and an abundance of historical attractions including the Old Ice House Ranch Museum. With plenty of lodging and dining options, Sonora offers travelers the perfect weekend getaway or overnight stay on the way to or from Big Bend.
Sonora is a close-knit community, a fantastic place to raise a family or retire. Quiet neighborhoods, a fantastic school system and state-of-the-art medical facilities can all be found in Sonora's small town atmosphere.