Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) October 29, 2013
First Choice Emergency Room, the leading freestanding emergency room system in the United States, announced Andrew Popejoy, MD, as the medical director of its new facility in Mansfield, Texas.
Dr. Popejoy received his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University and his Doctor of Medicine from University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. He completed his emergency medicine residency at Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Temple, Texas and is board-certified in emergency medicine. Prior to joining First Choice Emergency Room, Dr. Popejoy worked as an attending physician at Providence Hospital in Waco, Texas and Kindred Hospital Mansfield in Mansfield, Texas. He currently resides in Waco, Texas.
"I am pleased to welcome Dr. Popejoy to First Choice ER and announce that he will be the facility medical director of our new Mansfield location," said Dr. Mike 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 Mansfield facility will be located at 995 N Walnut Creek Drive, Mansfield, TX 76063. For more information, visit http://www.fcer.com/locations/dallas-map/mansfield/.
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, eight in the Dallas/Ft Worth area, two in the Austin area and one in Colorado Springs. 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 ranking in the top 1 percentile of patient care nationally.