Call us today for emergency care services!
Preferred Emergency Room is an
emergency care medical clinic serving Humble, TX and Kingwood, TX.
Our facility has all the necessary technology to offer 24 hour
medical care. We are the best alternative to hospital emergency
rooms to talk to a medical professional quickly, when you need it
most. Our experienced staff provides urgent care &
comprehensive treatment for all injuries and illnesses that demand
When you are in need of 24 hour medical care, finding a facility that will deliver quality care, quickly, matters — and it could even be lifesaving. For quality, efficient emergency care for all ages, visit Preferred Emergency Room in Humble, TX.
Stand-alone emergency medical care clinics have similar equipment as hospital emergency rooms but are often miles away from main hospitals. They may look like urgent care centers, but freestanding EDs can handle more severe cases. Freestanding emergency rooms can be opened either separately or as an alliance with physicians and hospitals.
Freestanding emergency rooms serve the public by helping to ease overcrowding at hospital-based emergency departments and meet medical emergency needs. Many people think a freestanding ER is more similar to a 24-hour clinic or medical care center than a hospital-based emergency room.
Through new laws, the State of Texas is helping to change that misconception and make the distinction between urgent care centers and freestanding EDs clearer. The Texas Health and Safety Code require all freestanding emergency rooms to be licensed by the Department of State Health Services. Licensed centers are the only freestanding facilities not owned or operated by a hospital that can advertise services using terms such as "emergency" or "ER." Therefore, an urgent care center or 24-hour clinic currently cannot use signage advertising emergency care unless that facility is licensed by the state as a freestanding ER.
As of September 1, 2012, the state of Texas also requires all freestanding emergency rooms to be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. A freestanding emergency room must be equipped and staffed to perform laboratory testing and radiology services, and must keep age-appropriate medical equipment and supplies needed for emergency treatment on hand, ready for use at all times.
Our medical clinic has been open since January 2011 and serving Kingwood, TX and the surrounding areas. Preferred Emergency room is considered a full-fledged emergency room rather than just an urgent care center. Preferred Emergency Room’s mission is to provide the highest quality emergency care through a freestanding emergency center. It operates under the processes and protocols that are administratively linked to hospitals.
The Preferred Emergency Room staff is dedicated to providing the best in 24 hour emergency care. Preferred Emergency Room is one of the greater Houston area’s leading freestanding emergency room and treats everything from allergic reactions and broken bones to high fevers and chest pain. Preferred Emergency Room is prepared to handle any emergency — without the wait.
Preferred Emergency Room has the same board-certified doctors, staffing and equipment as an emergency room attached to a hospital, and the facility can handle any emergency you may face. The only difference is that Preferred Emergency Room is not physically connected to a hospital.
Preferred Emergency Room offers 24 hour medical care seven days a week and upholds the general liability policy required for emergency rooms. The emergency care center and medical clinic is a member of the Lake Houston Chamber of Commerce. When you need an emergency room doctor, Preferred Emergency Room is your source. Preferred Emergency Room is always ready to take care of your emergency. The emergency care center gives you the trust and reliability in medical care you would undoubtedly seek for your loved ones.
Preferred Emergency Room is located at 8901 FM 1960 West, Suite 105, in Humble, TX. For more information, visit us at http://www.preferredemergency.com. You can call us at 281-964-2911 or stop in for 24 hour emergency care.
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We can perform X-rays, ultrasounds, and CT scans right here for you! All results are analyzed by a radiologist and delivered to the patient in minutes.
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We can perform all laboratory services your doctor orders right here! Every test is reviewed by one of our physicians.
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See the answers to the most commonly-asked questions we receive at http://www.preferredemergency.com/faq_s
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We know that medical emergencies don't often occur during normal business hours. Instead of waiting for hours in the ER, come to us instead.
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