Emergency Medicine Physician - Wheeler, TX
Level IV Trauma Center
16 Hospital Beds; 3ER Beds
Coverage: As Needed, 96hr limit
Requires: ACLS, ATLS, CME, PALS; 9 trauma hours a year; Recommends: BLS
Patient Volume: 80-150 per month
Referral Centers: Northwest Texas-Amarillo, Trauma/Baptist St. Anthony-Amarillo, Burns/UMC, Pampa Regional
Lab and X-Ray available 24/7
Parkview Hospital is located in Wheeler, TX.
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.
Wheeler is a picturesque town nestled among the rolling hills of the Texas Panhandle. The views today are much the same as it was for the early pioneers--including the vibrant sunsets and bright star-lit night skies. There is a welcoming, hometown feel in Wheeler with opportunities to hike, camp, hunt, and explore the history of the pioneers. Whether you are looking for a romantic weekend or family vacation, Wheeler offers an authentic Texas experience where you can get away from the noise of the cities into the heart of the country.
Easily accessible with Highway 83 (a main north and south artery for the Great Plains) and Highway 152 (an east and west connection between Amarillo, Texas and Oklahoma City) intersecting at the town's only stoplight.