LEWISVILLE, Texas (PRWEB)
September 27, 2017
Adeptus Health is pleased to announce the one year anniversary of the opening of First Texas Hospital in Houston, Texas. First Texas Hospital is a full-service community hospital with full Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) certification from the Joint Commission providing the greater Houston community with increased access to emergency care.
“We are pleased to be celebrating the one year anniversary of First Texas Hospital,” said Maridel Acosta, CEO of First Texas Hospital. “It has been an honor serving the Houston community and we remain committed to providing a uniquely personalized healthcare experience with a high nurse-to-patient ratio to meet the needs of our patients, their family members and guests.”
According to The American College of Emergency Physicians’ (ACEP) 2014 National Report Card, Texas received an F in access to emergency healthcare, underscoring the need for additional access to emergency care. First Texas Hospital will continue to provide the people of northwest Houston with increased access to the highest quality medical care.
First Texas Hospital, licensed by the state as a general hospital, includes 50 inpatient beds, three operating rooms and 13 ER treatment rooms that include advanced diagnostic equipment and an on-site laboratory, which allows patients with a broad spectrum of illnesses and injuries requiring immediate medical attention to be treated.
Designed from the patient’s point of view, First Texas Hospital also offers private rooms, an epicurean kitchen and grill complete with onsite chef, free Wi-Fi access and free parking. The hospital is located at 9922 Louetta Road and open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
The Joint Commission’s CMS certification recognizes First Texas Hospital complies with the highest national standards for safety and quality of care and is committed to continually improving patient care. Also, 22 freestanding First Choice Emergency Room locations in greater Houston accept all insurance including Medicare, Medicaid and Tricare.
Through Hurricane Harvey and through the aftermath, First Texas Hospital remained open serving an extraordinary number of patients. Staff have been dedicated to serving Houstonians in the greatest time of need and will…