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First Choice Emergency Room Opens New Facility in Katy, Texas

Celebrates Grand Opening with Donation to Katy High School

Lewisville, Texas (PRWEB) October 28, 2016

First Choice Emergency Room
opened its new Katy – Spring Green facility at 7am today. The new
facility is located at 1713 Spring Green Boulevard, Katy, TX and is open

“We are pleased to bring another facility to the Katy community and
look forward to delivering the highest quality emergency medical care
here,” said Dr. Lars Thestrup, Facility Medical Director of First Choice
Emergency Room Katy – Spring Green.

To celebrate the opening, First Choice Emergency Room made a donation
to Katy High School at First Choice Emergency Room’s ribbon cutting
with the Katy Chamber of Commerce. Following the ribbon cutting, First
Choice Emergency Room hosted a medical community open house.

On Saturday from 10am-12pm, First Choice Emergency Room will host a
community event. The First Choice ER monster truck will be on-site,
along with free cupcakes, face painting, and a photo booth for kids.

First Choice Emergency Room Katy- Spring Green is 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 now accept all
insurance, please visit

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 facilities are staffed
exclusively with board-certified physicians and emergency trained
registered nurses.

To learn more about First Choice Emergency Room and the new Katy – Spring Green location, please visit

About First Choice Emergency Room

First Choice Emergency Room ( 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 and 2015 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence
Award for exceeding the 95th percentile in patient satisfaction
nationwide. First Choice Emergency Room is an Adeptus Health (NYSE:ADPT) 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