They have supported many events in our community as well as providing wonderful medical services. We are happy to have them in our community and recognize them for their generosities of giving back to our area.
Orange, Texas (PRWEB) January 05, 2017
Golden Triangle Emergency Center is proudly celebrating several major community honors. As previously announced both the GTEC Orange location and the GTEC Port Arthur location were voted #1 Freestanding Emergency Center in the Readers’ Choice awards held by the Beaumont Enterprise. The GTEC Orange location also received the 2016 Community Service - Business of the Year Award, which was presented by the Greater Orange Area Chamber of Commerce. Lastly, the GTEC Port Arthur location was selected as Business of the Month by the Nederland Chamber of Commerce.
About the Readers’ Choice Awards
The Readers' Choice awards presented by the Beaumont Enterprise is a yearly event in which readers from various local communities vote on the top businesses and services in their areas for a variety of different categories. GTEC's Orange location won for best Freestanding Emergency Center for the first time and GTEC's Port Arthur facility won for best Freestanding Emergency Center, for its third consecutive year!
GTEC is extremely proud of our Readers’ Choice awards because they are directly chosen by the local public that we serve. The awards also help spread the word to new patients about how to find top quality emergency medical care.
GTEC Orange Facility Wins 2016 Community Service - Business of the Year Award
The Greater Orange Area Chamber of Commerce selected GTEC's Orange Facility for the 2016 Community Service - Business of the Year Award. This prestigious award was presented on December 1 and recognizes GTEC Orange’s active involvement and service in the Orange area community. GTEC takes community service very seriously and is pleased to have had the opportunity to work on so many worthy causes including the following:
Relief efforts and donations following the Deweyville flood
Scholarship programs for LVN and RN students at Sponsor Lamar State College Orange and Port Arthur
Car show to benefit the Special Olympics of Texas
GTEC's 2nd Annual Golf Tournament to raise money for the United Way.
Held a community Easter Egg Hunt and coloring contest
Hosted a First Responders Dinner
Donate items to the Lions Club for the Lion’s Den Carnival
Supported CASA through Murder Mystery Dinners and their Superhero 5K
Attended the CCA Banquet
Held a Health Fair to benefit the South Texas Junior Football League (STJFL)
In particular, GTEC Orange is committed to providing education, resources, and fun events for local area school children. That’s why GTEC also did the following:
The Healthy Habits Presentation, tours, and field trips for local school children
Participated and Donated to the Back to School Orange County event
Created goodie bags for Orange County middle school teachers
Hosted Medical Tent for the Earl Thomas Football Camp
Donated Footballs for area High Schools to throw out with their schools colors and logos
In addition to the above worthy causes, Orange GTEC also sponsored or participated in a number of other great causes and organizations.
GTEC Port Arthur Facility was Selected Business of the Month
GTEC's Port Arthur facility was also selected as Business of the Month during November by the Nederland Chamber of Commerce. This is also in recognition of many of the charitable and community service events discussed above in addition to GTEC's continuing commitment to providing outstanding emergency medical care. A representative of the Nederland Chamber of Commerce had this to say:
“They have supported many events in our community as well as providing wonderful medical services. We are happy to have them in our community and recognize them for their generosities of giving back to our area.”
GTEC is honored to have received these significant awards from the communities that GTEC serves. GTEC looks forward to continuing to provide outstanding emergency care as well as civic involvement.
Golden Triangle Emergency Center's goal is always to provide the resources, including health information the community needs to stay safe and healthy. However, when sickness or injuries do strike, Golden Triangle Emergency Center is there 24/7, 365 days a year with gold standard in emergency and industrial care.