Monday, March 17, 2014

Student Gains Experience with Mentor From First Choice Emergency Room

Chris Gerlacher is a Liberty High School senior and ISM student focusing on the topic of business development? this year. He has been given the opportunity to learn under the mentorship of Christie Hutchinson, Vice President of Care Coordination at First Choice Emergency Room. To learn more about First Choice Emergency Room, please read below or go to their website at: (

About First Choice Emergency Room:

First Choice Emergency Room is the nation’s leading freestanding emergency room system; it is both the largest and the oldest. This company 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. All First Choice Emergency Room locations are exclusively staffed with board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. First Choice ER has 29 facilities overall with eleven locations in the Houston area, thirteen in the Dallas/Ft Worth area, two in the Austin area, one in San Antonio, one in Colorado Springs and one in Denver. According to patient feedback collected by Press Ganey, FCER provides the highest quality emergency medical care—ranking in the top 1 percentile of patient care nationally and receiving a 2013 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award. First Choice Emergency Room is an Adeptus Health company.