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First Choice Emergency Room to Open New Facility in San Antonio, Texas

First Choice Emergency Room Expanding in San Antonio Metro

Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) October 26, 2016



First Choice Emergency Room,
the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the
United States, announced that it will open its new San Antonio –
Richland Hills facility in November.



“I am pleased to announce that we are bringing another facility to
the San Antonio 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 San Antonio – Richland Hills facility will be located at 9211
Potranco Rd., San Antonio, TX 78251. For more information, visit http://www.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, 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.