Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) August 20, 2014
First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Richard Daniels, DO the Medical Director of its new Pflugerville – FM 685 facility.
“We are pleased to announce that Dr. Daniels will be the facility medical director of our second facility in Pflugerville,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room.
Dr. Daniels received his undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University and his medical degree from the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, Missouri. He completed his emergency medicine residency at Scott & White Memorial Hospital in Tyler, Texas. Prior to joining First Choice Emergency Room, Dr. Daniels worked as an emergency physician at Providence Medical Center in Waco, Texas. He also previously served as a US Army emergency physician and deployed to Mosul, Iran as well as serving as medical director of the Emergency Department of Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital for two years. Dr. Daniels is board-certified in emergency medicine and currently lives in Georgetown, 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 Pflugerville – FM 685 facility will be located at 1501 FM 685, Pflugerville, Texas 78660. For more information, visit http://www.fcer.com/locations/austin-map/pflugerville-fm-685/.
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.