Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) January 12, 2015
First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Joseph S. Fagner, MD as the Medical Director of its new Wylie facility.
“We are pleased to announce Dr. Fagner will be the medical director of our newest facility in Wylie, Texas,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room.
Dr. Fagner received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Arlington where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. He earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas. Previously, Dr. Fagner served as staff physician at several other First Choice Emergency Room facilities. He currently serves as the Medical Director and full time coverage provider at Baylor Emergency Medical Center Murphy. Dr. Fagner is board-certified in emergency medicine and has over fifteen years 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).
The Wylie facility will be located at 508 Hwy 78 South, Wylie, Texas 75098. For more information, visit http://www.fcer.com/locations/dallas-map/wylie/.
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, Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio, Colorado Springs and Denver. According to patient feedback collected by Press GaneyAssociates Inc., First Choice Emergency Room provides the highest quality emergency medical care and received the 2013 and 2014 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence for exceeding the 95th percentile in patient satisfaction nationwide. First Choice Emergency Room was also recognized as one of the 2015 Best Places to Work in Texas. First Choice Emergency Room is an Adeptus Health (NYSE:ADPT) company.