Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) December 02, 2013
First Choice Emergency Room, the leading freestanding emergency room system in the United States, announced Michael Romanko, MD, FACEP as the medical director of its new La Porte, Texas facility.
Dr. Romanko received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin and his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Prior to joining First Choice Emergency Room, Dr. Romanko served as the Medical Director of Christus St. John Hospital in Nassau Bay, Texas. Dr. Romanko is board-certified in emergency medicine and has practiced emergency medicine for over 30 years. He currently lives in Houston, Texas.
“I am pleased to welcome Dr. Romanko to his new role as medical director of our La Porte, Texas facility,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room.
All First Choice Emergency Room facilities are open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. The facility is staffed exclusively with board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. The facility is equipped with state of the art diagnostic technology (CT Scanners, Ultrasound, Digital X-ray) and on-site COLA and CLIA accredited laboratories to handle emergency needs on the spot.
The La Porte facility will be located at 1220 Fairmont Pkwy, La Porte, TX. For more information, visit http://www.fcer.com/locations/houston-map/la-porte/.
About First Choice Emergency Room
First Choice Emergency Room (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. First Choice Emergency Room facilities are innovative, freestanding, and fully equipped emergency rooms with state of the art diagnostic technology (CT Scanners, Ultrasound, and Digital X-ray) and on-site labs. Employees voted First Choice Emergency Room as one of the 2013 Best Companies to Work for in Texas. All First Choice Emergency Room locations are exclusively staffed with board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. First Choice ER has ten locations in the Houston area, ten in the Dallas/Ft Worth area, two in the Austin area, one in the Denver area and one in Colorado Springs. According to patient feedback collected by Press Ganey, FCER provides the highest quality emergency medical care—ranking in the top 1 percentile of patient care nationally and receiving the 2013 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award.