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First Choice Emergency Room Announces Dr. Joseph McDaniel as Regional Medical Officer of San Antonio, Texas Region

Joseph L. McDaniel, to Lead San Antonio Metro

Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) October 11, 2017


First Choice Emergency Room,
the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the
United States, named Dr. Joseph McDaniel as the Regional Medical Officer
of its San Antonio, TX region.


“We are very pleased to announce Dr. McDaniel will be the Regional
Medical Officer of our San Antonio Region,” said Dr. Ricardo Martinez,
Chief Medical Officer of First Choice Emergency Room. “We are confident
that he and his fellow physicians will deliver the highest quality
emergency medical care to San Antonio and the surrounding communities.”


Dr. McDaniel received his undergraduate degree from Northwest
Christian University in Eugene, OR and his medical degree from East
Tennessee State University, Quillen College of Medicine in Johnson City,
TN. Prior to joining First Choice Emergency Room, Dr. McDaniel served
in the United States Coast Guard, U.S. Navy and as a Critical Care
Transport Team and emergency physician in the US Air Force with two
tours in Afghanistan. He currently serves as the Chief Medical Officer
for the Texas Air National Guard CERF-P Disaster Response Team. Dr.
McDaniel also serves as the Facility Medical Director of First Choice
Emergency Room-Northwest San Antonio. He is board-certified in emergency
medicine and has over 15 years of experience practicing emergency
medicine.


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).


For more information, visit https://fcer.com/locations/san-antonio/.


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.