Kerrville’s population and rural neighboring communities demand a need for healthcare. The area is served mainly by Peterson Regional Medical Center. Peterson has provided care for over 65 years and has expanded to 9 counties. With over 900 employees, Peterson is the largest employer in Kerr County. Peterson Regional Medical Center is exceptional in identifying healthcare needs of the local population and rising to serve them. Under their umbrella are several urgent care locations, hospice, home care, intensive care, women’s services, a heart and vascular center and more.