Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) February 18, 2013
First Choice Emergency Room today announced the opening of its 16th facility in Texas. The new Austin Arboretum site is the second location in the Austin area and is located at 10407 Jollyville Road, Austin, TX 78759. The facility is open 24 hours, 7 days per week.
“We are looking forward to serving the Austin community with our new location,” said Dr. Van Roekel, Facility Medical Director of Austin Arboretum. “At First Choice ER, we provide our patients with personal attention and the highest quality emergency medical care.”
To celebrate the grand opening, First Choice ER hosted a ribbon cutting and medical community open house. First Choice Emergency Room also made a $5,000 donation to Austin Pets Alive! in honor of the new facility.
“Austin Pets Alive! is excited and honored to be part of the grand opening for First Choice Emergency Room’s Austin Arboretum facility,” said Kristina Jakstas, Outreach Coordinator of Austin Pets Alive!. “A donation of $5,000 can provide medical care for about 40 homeless animals. It is an incredible commitment to the community!”
All First Choice Emergency Room facilities are equipped with state of the art diagnostic equipment (CT scanners, Digital X-Ray and Ultrasound) as well as on site COLA & CLIA accredited laboratories. The facilities are staffed exclusively with board-certified emergency physicians and emergency trained registered nurses.
To learn more about First Choice Emergency Room and the new Austin Arboretum facility, please visit http://www.fcer.com/locations/austin-area/arboretum/.
About First Choice Emergency Room
First Choice Emergency Room (http://www.FCER.com) is the nation’s leading freestanding emergency room system; it is both largest and the oldest. First Choice Emergency Room is revolutionizing the delivery of emergency medical services for adult and pediatric emergencies, both major and minor. First Choice Emergency Room facilities are innovative, freestanding, and fully equipped emergency rooms with state of the art diagnostic technology (CT Scanners, Ultrasound, Digital X-ray) and on-site labs. First Choice Emergency Room was named one of the 2013 Best Companies to Work for in Texas. All First Choice Emergency Room locations are exclusively staffed with board-certified emergency physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. First Choice ER has eight locations in the Houston area, five in the Dallas/Ft Worth area and one in the Austin area. According to patient feedback collected by Press Ganey, FCER provides the highest quality emergency medical care—topping all hospital and other freestanding ER providers in its region and national ranks in the 99th percentile of patient care.
For more information call (972) 899-6103 or contact Claire.Gibson(at)FCER(dot)com.