Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) June 24, 2014
First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Elliott Cohen, MD, FACEP as the Medical Director of its new Cedar Hill facility.
“We are pleased to announce Dr. Cohen will be leading our Cedar Hill facility,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room.
Dr. Cohen received his undergraduate degree and his medical degree from Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois. He received his M.B.A from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. Prior to joining First Choice Emergency Room, Dr. Cohen served as the Senior Vice President and Regional Medical Director of TeamHealth West. He is board-certified in emergency medicine and has over 30 years experience practicing emergency medicine. He currently lives in Southlake, Texas.
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 Cedar Hill facility will be located at 850 Hwy 67 N, Cedar Hill, Texas 75104. For more information, visit http://www.fcer.com/locations/dallas-map/cedar-hill/.
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 labs. All First Choice Emergency Room locations are exclusively staffed with board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. First Choice Emergency Room has three locations in the Austin area, 15 in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, 13 in the Houston area, one in the San Antonio area, two in Colorado Springs and one in Denver. According to patient feedback collected by Press Ganey, First Choice Emergency Room provides the highest quality emergency medical care and received the 2013 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence for ranking in the top one percentile of patient care nationally. First Choice Emergency Room is an Adeptus Health company.