Emergency Care 24/7

330 West Expressway 83
Weslaco, TX 78599
5 min.
ER Wait Time


South Texas Health System ER Weslaco Facility Photo

South Texas Health System ER Weslaco provides emergency care 24/7, unlike most urgent care centers and clinics that are open just eight to 16 hours per day. The ER is staffed with emergency room nurses and board-certified doctors, and equipped with the same diagnostic technology available in South Texas Health System’s emergency rooms attached to hospitals. The ER provides pediatric care in a dedicated treatment room.

Services available at STHS ER Weslaco

Emergency services

STHS ER Weslaco provides 24/7 emergency care to infants, children and adults. Treatment is available for a wide range of emergency medical conditions, including:

  • Chest pain
  • Stroke
  • Broken bones
  • Minor lacerations
  • Flu and other ailments

Outpatient services

We also provide outpatient, mammogram, imaging and laboratory services at our facility. Appointments are available on a same-day, walk-in basis, so you can get test results more quickly.

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MRI services

South Texas Health System ER Weslaco offers open Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) with unmatched patient comfort. The welcoming, open design of the Hitachi Oasis 1.2T, the first of its kind in the Valley, allows patients to see the room around them, while its advanced clinical capabilities provide the image quality physicians require.

With its wide patient table, unlimited unilateral opening and robust motion compensation, this open MRI system is perfect for the following patients:

  • Bariatric
  • Claustrophobic
  • Geriatric
  • Pediatric

Watch this video to learn more about the services offered at the Freestanding ERs at South Texas Health System:

Awards and accreditations

  • Level three geriatric emergency department accreditation logoSouth Texas Health System ER Weslaco has earned a Level 3 Geriatric Emergency Department accreditation from the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP). The designation acknowledges STHS ER Weslaco’s dedication to providing a high standard of care that meets the unique healthcare needs of older adults living in the Rio Grande Valley.
  • Acute Stroke Ready Hospital designation by The Joint Commission
  • Chest Pain Management certification by The Joint Commission

Health Records Online patient portal

Health Records Online is a convenient, easy way to access your health information and keep in touch with your doctors through a secure, online connection.

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