Affiliated Hospitals For Clinical Rotations
With collaborations, come great opportunities. We are affiliated with some of the finest hospitals in different countries worldwide and our students reap the benefits of collaboration in form of international clinical training.
Ednburg Children’s Hospital
Edinburg Children’s Hospital is the first freestanding pediatric hospital in the Rio Grande Valley. The 107-bed hospital in Edinburg, Texas, features the region’s only exclusive pediatric emergency department, a Joint Commission certified asthma program, Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Institute as well as access to physicians in many specialty areas.
The hospital treats children from birth to 19 years of age and features a kid-friendly, comfortable atmosphere, with boldly colored murals from renowned artist Roark Gourley with. There are large pediatric playrooms where kids can have fun and a special teen room with a large-screen TV, movies, electronic video games, board games and more. The hospital also has its own mascot, Eddy, who helps brighten kids' days when they are in the hospital.
Edinburg Regional Rehab Center
The first inpatient rehabilitation program in the Rio Grande Valley, Edinburg Regional Rehab Center offers the region’s only rehab care facility for adults, children and adolescents. Located on the Edinburg Regional Medical Center campus, Edinburg Regional Rehab Center is also the Valley's first rehabilitation center accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities
Highly trained specialists at Edinburg Regional Rehab Center create specialized treatment programs to help patients recover after major surgical procedures, falls, traumatic brain injuries, strokes and more. Services include speech, occupational and physical therapy on an inpatient or outpatient basis. The Center also offers community reintegration training and support groups to help patients resume the normal activities of daily life.
McAllen Medical Center
McAllen Medical Center is a 441-bed hospital that is the only designated advanced Level III Trauma Center for Hidalgo County. The McAllen, Texas hospital offers specialized services in advanced wound care, maternity, neurosurgery and orthopedics. Its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit remains the region's only neonatal surgical center.
McAllen Medical Center is a certified Primary Stroke Center, works with the federal Veterans Administration to provide services to area veterans and has a family medicine residency program.
South Texas Health System’s standalone ER Weslaco
South Texas Health System’s standalone ER Mission is open 24 hours per day, 365 days per year. The Mission ER is staffed with the same medical personnel and equipped with the same diagnostic technology available in South Texas Health System’s hospital-based emergency rooms.
Unlike most urgent care centers, the South Texas Health System’s standalone ER Weslaco is always open. Medical personnel from the South Texas Health System’s hospital-based emergency department manages this facility and gives you access to the same care and diagnostic technology.
Edinburg Regional Medical Center
Edinburg Regional Medical Center is a community hospital where patients receive personalized attention and a full range of acute care services. Among the services provided at the 127-bed facility, located in Edinburg, Texas, are an emergency room that is a Level IV trauma center, as well as diagnostic, surgery and rehabilitation services.
The Women's Corner at Edinburg Regional offers comprehensive maternity services and the hospital's Diabetic and Metabolic Institute helps those who are overweight, obese, diabetic or have metabolic disorders achieve weight loss and a healthier lifestyle. Edinburg Regional Medical Center is an accredited Chest Pain Center and certified Stroke Center.
McAllen Heart Hospital
Located in in McAllen, Texas, McAllen Heart Hospital, was one of the first freestanding cardiology and cardiovascular hospital built in the United States. The 60-bed heart hospital provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient cardiac care for the South Texas region.
McAllen Heart Hospital is the region's only accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI (percutaneous coronary intervention), has a comprehensive Congestive Heart Failure Program, a Level IV Emergency Department, a Weight Loss Program with bariatric surgery and advanced technology to diagnose, monitor and treat a full range of cardiac and vascular conditions.
South Texas Behavioral Health Center
South Texas Behavioral Health Center serves the community with compassionate care and services tailored to children, teens, adults and seniors. Programs are designed to help treat a wide range of behavioral health conditions and addictive disorders. Staff members develop individualized treatment plans to lead patients on the path to recovery.
Programs such as the intensive outpatient program can assist with an ongoing improvement of health or help an individual through a specific crisis
STHS ER Monte Cristo
The STHS ER Monte Cristo provides emergency care 24 hours per day, 365 days per year. The Monte Cristo ER is staffed with the same medical personnel and equipped with the same diagnostic technology available in South Texas Health System’s hospital-based emergency rooms.
Cornerstone Regional Hospital
Cornerstone Regional Hospital in Edinburg, Texas provides advanced, specialized care in an intimate environment that encourages interaction between families and physicians. The hospital provides a full array of hospital services as well as specialty service lines that include general and neurological surgery, orthopedic robotic surgery, gynecology, gastroenterology, pain management, ear, nose and throat and many more.
Specialty Care Offered at Our Hospitals
● Edinburg Children's Hospital Outpatient Clinics
● Edinburg Regional Medical Center Outpatient Clinics
● Wound Healing Center
● STHS Pregnancy Resource Center
McAllen Medical Center Outpatient Clinics
● McAllen Family Medicine Residency Clinic
● Outpatient Rehabilitation Center
● STHS Women's Center