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First Choice Emergency Room to Open New Facility in Katy, Texas

First Choice Emergency Room Expanding in Houston Metro

Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) October 25, 2016



First Choice Emergency Room,
the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the
United States, announced that it will open its new Katy- Spring Green
facility in October.



“I am pleased to announce that we are opening a facility in the Katy
area,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First
Choice Emergency Room.





First Choice Emergency Room is revolutionizing the delivery of
emergency medical care by providing a neighborhood alternative for
emergency medical services. Based on patient feedback collected by Press
Ganey Associates, Inc., an independent healthcare advisory services and
consulting organization, First Choice Emergency Room received the
prestigious Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award in 2013, 2014, and
2015 for exceeding the 95th percentile in patient satisfaction
nationwide.





Different from urgent care facilities, all First Choice Emergency
Room facilities are open 24 hours, 7 days per week and staffed
exclusively with board-certified physicians and emergency trained
registered nurses. The 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 Katy- Spring Green facility will be located at 1713 Spring Green
Blvd., Katy, TX 77494. First Choice Emergency Room, a department of
First Texas Hospital, is one of 23 Houston area locations now accepting
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 http://www.firsttexashospitalcyfair.com/locations.





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 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 http://firsttexashospitalcyfair.com