Ronald McDonald Care Mobile
Medical Center Hospital and Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) of the Southwest have partnered to bring the state-of-the-art Ronald McDonald Care Mobile program to our area. A medical clinic on wheels, the Care Mobile brings medical care and health information directly into local neighborhoods with unmet healthcare needs for ECISD students, siblings and their minor children up to the age of 18.
The Odessa-based Care Mobile is the world's 31st Ronald McDonald Care Mobile and the third in Texas. The Care Mobile is a 40-foot long, 8 foot wide state-of-the-art vehicle built specifically for the delivery of pediatric health care. The vehicle houses two patient examination rooms, a laboratory, a reception area and a medical records area.
The Care Mobile is staffed by Dr. Eileen Sheridan-Shayeb, Pediatric Medical Director, a Nurse Practitioner, billing/specialist, and a LVN.
Care Mobile hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 am - 1:30 pm.
What services are offered by the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile?
• Well Child Exams
• Sports Physicals
• Sick Visits
• Screening and enrollment assistance for Medicaid or CHIPS
• CLIA waived lab
Care Mobile has a $20 co-pay for visit and $5 for each immunization. Children must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
The Care Mobile is stationed one week at a time at the following schools except for holidays and summer months:
Medical Center Health System’s Family Health Clinic is the medical home for Care Mobile patients. For more information or to schedule an appointment for Care Mobile, please call the Family Health Clinic at 432-640-5437.