Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) October 09, 2014
First Choice Emergency Room, the leading freestanding emergency room system in the United States, announced plans to relocate the South Shore Harbour site to a larger facility less than a quarter mile from its original location.
“We are excited to be relocating our original location to a new, larger facility and continuing to deliver the highest quality emergency medical care to our neighbors in League City,” said Dr. David Olson, Facility Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room South Shore Harbour.
Dr. Olson has been the Medical Director of the South Shore Harbour facility since 2008. He received his medical degree from the University of Nebraska, and completed his emergency medicine residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Prior to joining First Choice ER, Dr. Olson served as the Chairman of Emergency Medicine at UT Houston Medical School, and the President of the emergency medicine physician group at Northeast Medical Center in Humble, Texas. He lives in League City, Texas with his wife and has four children.
Different from urgent care facilities, all First Choice Emergency Room facilities are open 24 hours, 7 days per week and staffed exclusively with board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. The 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 new South Shore Harbour facility will be located at 3016 Marina Bay Drive, League City, Texas 77573.
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, Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio, Colorado Springs and Denver. 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 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence for exceeding the 95th percentile in patient satisfaction nationwide. First Choice Emergency Room is an Adeptus Health (NYSE:ADPT) company.