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First Choice Emergency Room Announces Dr. Douglas J. Harrison as Medical Director of Houston, Texas Facility

Douglas J. Harrison, D.O., to Lead Facility

Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) August 16, 2017


First Choice Emergency Room,
the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the
United States, named Dr. Douglas J. Harrison, as the new Medical
Director of its Sienna Plantation facility.


“We are pleased to announce Dr. Harrison will be the new facility
Medical Director of our Sienna Plantation location,” said Dr. Michael
(Derek) Caraway, Area Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room –
North Houston.


Dr. Harrison received his undergraduate degree from The University of
Texas at El Paso and his medical degree from The University of North
Texas Health Science Center College of Osteopathic Medicine. He
completed his residency in emergency medicine at Michigan State
University. Prior to joining First Choice Emergency Room, Dr. Harrison
served as the Emergency Department Medical Director at Memorial Hermann
Southwest Hospital in Houston Texas. Dr. Harrison is board-certified in
Emergency Medicine and has over 10 years of experience practicing
emergency medicine. He also currently serves as the Facility Medical
Director of First Choice Emergency Room- Missouri City Lakes.


First Choice Emergency Room Sienna Plantation is as an outpatient
department of First Texas Hospital and accepts all insurance, including
Medicare, Medicaid, and Tricare. For a list of all First Choice
Emergency Rooms in the greater Houston area that accept all insurance,
please visit https://firsttexashospitalcyfair.com/locations.


All First Choice Emergency Room facilities are open 24 hours per day,
7 days per week. The facilities are staffed exclusively with
board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses.
First Choice Emergency Room facilities are equipped with a full
radiology suite, including CT scanner, Digital X-ray, Ultrasound, as
well as on-site laboratories certified by the Clinical Laboratory
Improvements Amendments (CLIA) and accredited by the Commission on
Office Laboratories Accreditation (COLA).


The Sienna Plantation facility is located at 8927 Hwy., Missouri City, Texas 77429. For more information, visit https://fcer.com/locations/houston-map/sienna-plantation/.


About First Choice Emergency Room


First Choice Emergency Room (FCER.com) is the nation’s leading
network of independent freestanding emergency rooms; it is both the
largest and the oldest. First Choice Emergency Room is revolutionizing
the delivery of emergency medical services for adult and pediatric
emergencies by offering patients convenient, neighborhood access to
emergency medical care. First Choice Emergency Room facilities are
innovative, freestanding, and fully equipped emergency rooms with a
complete radiology suite of diagnostic technology (CT scanner,
Ultrasound, and Digital X-ray) and on-site laboratory. All First Choice
Emergency Room locations are staffed with board-certified physicians and
emergency trained registered nurses. First Choice Emergency Room has
facilities in Austin, Houston, and San Antonio. According to patient
feedback collected by Press Ganey Associates Inc., First Choice
Emergency Room provides the highest quality emergency medical care and
received the 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016 Press Ganey Guardian of
Excellence Award for exceeding the 95th percentile in patient
satisfaction nationwide. First Choice Emergency Room is an Adeptus Health company.


About First Texas Hospital

First Texas Hospital is a full service general hospital in Houston,
TX. First Texas Hospital is equipped with 50 inpatient beds, three
Operating Rooms, an emergency department, onsite laboratories and
pharmacy, and an imaging department equipped with the latest in imaging
equipment. The new hospital is capable of inpatient and outpatient
surgical procedures and is providing the community 24/7 access to
emergency medical care. For more information visit https://firsttexashospitalcyfair.com