First Choice Emergency Room Announces Dr. Joseph McDaniel as Regional Medical Officer of San Antonio, Texas Region

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Joseph L. McDaniel, to Lead San Antonio Metro

First Choice Emergency Room

First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Dr. Joseph McDaniel as the Regional Medical Officer of its San Antonio, TX region.

“We are very pleased to announce Dr. McDaniel will be the Regional Medical Officer of our San Antonio Region,” said Dr. Ricardo Martinez, Chief Medical Officer of First Choice Emergency Room. “We are confident that he and his fellow physicians will deliver the highest quality emergency medical care to San Antonio and the surrounding communities.”

Dr. McDaniel received his undergraduate degree from Northwest Christian University in Eugene, OR and his medical degree from East Tennessee State University, Quillen College of Medicine in Johnson City, TN. Prior to joining First Choice Emergency Room, Dr. McDaniel served in the United States Coast Guard, U.S. Navy and as a Critical Care Transport Team and emergency physician in the US Air Force with two tours in Afghanistan. He currently serves as the Chief Medical Officer for the Texas Air National Guard CERF-P Disaster Response Team. Dr. McDaniel also serves as the Facility Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room-Northwest San Antonio. He is board-certified in emergency medicine and has over 15 years of 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).

For more information, visit https://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, 2015, and 2016 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award for exceeding the 95th percentile in patient satisfaction nationwide. First Choice Emergency Room is an Adeptus Health company.

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