Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) September 24, 2014
First Choice Emergency Room, the leading freestanding emergency room system in the United States, announced plans to relocate the Pearland site to a larger facility less than a mile from its original location.
“We are excited to be relocating to a new, larger facility in order to better serve the Pearland community,” said Dr. Scott Kimball, Facility Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room Pearland.
Dr. Kimball has been the Pearland Facility Medical Director for the past year. Prior to joining First Choice ER, he was an emergency physician at Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital. He received his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch and completed his residency at Orlando Regional Medical Center. He is board-certified in pediatrics and has over 20 years experience practicing emergency medicine.
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 Pearland facility will be located at 2806 Broadway Street, Pearland, Texas 77581.
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.