Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) December 02, 2015
First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Dr. Robert J. Hitchcock, FACAP, as the Medical Director of its new Frisco- Eldorado facility.
“We are pleased to announce Dr. Hitchcock will be the facility medical director of our new Frisco- Eldorado location,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room.
Dr. Hitchcock earned his medical degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Medicine after receiving a BA in Computer Sciences from the State University of New York, College at Oswego. Prior to joining First Choice Emergency Room, Dr. Hitchcock served as the Assistant medical Director of both the Manatee Memorial Hospital and Lakewood Ranch Medical Center in Bradenton, Florida. Additionally, he has served on the Board of Directors of the Emergency Department Practice Management Association since 2010. Dr. Hitchcock is board-certified in emergency medicine and has over 15 years practicing emergency medicine. He currently resides in McKinney, TX.
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 Frisco-Eldorado facility will be located at 5600 Eldorado Pkwy, Frisco, Texas 75033. In DFW, all First Choice Emergency Rooms are a Department of First Texas Hospital and are now accepting all insurance. For more information on the new Frisco Eldorado facility, visit http://www.fcer.com/locations/dallas-map/frisco-eldorado/.
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, 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.