ER Centers of America is a state-of-the-art free-standing emergency room with professional staff, equipment, and expertise ready to help you without the wait. Here we can treat anything from minor ailments to many life-threatening emergencies, beyond the capability of most urgent care chains.
ER Centers of America has developed a revolutionary new approach for the delivery of emergency medical services, and our professional team will treat you with respect and compassion from the moment you check-in to the time when you are discharged.
ER Centers ARE licensed by the State of Texas as a free-standing emergency room. All of our established FACILITIES have been accredited, and all the new facilities are in the process of accreditation, by the Joint Commission. The Joint Commission is a national accreditation organization whose symbol is recognized as a symbol of quality that reflects our commitment to meeting the most rigorous performance standards.
(Lubbock, TX – May 2, 2016) ER Centers of America (ERCA), located at 5202 82nd Street, today announced that it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval.®
ERCA is the first and only free standing emergency medical care facility in Lubbock to earn this award.
With this certification, ERCA joins an elite group of health care organizations focused onexcellence in providing medical care to its patients. ERCA underwent a rigorous onsite review in April 2016, when Joint Commission experts evaluated compliance with strenuous measures of quality of care, infection control, staff training and continuing improvement processes. By achieving this advanced certification, ERCA has thoroughly demonstrated the greatest level of commitment to the care of its patients.
“Certification is a voluntary process and The Joint Commission commends ERCA for successfully undertaking this challenge to elevate the standard of its care for the community it serves.,” says Mark R. Chassin, M.D., FACP, M.P.P., M.P.H., president and CEO, The Joint Commission.