Myth or Fact: What You Need to Know About Freestanding Emergency Rooms

Lately, misconceptions about freestanding emergency rooms have been circulating in healthcare news, due in large part to the frustration that consumers express over the services provided and the price of treatment. The confusion, however, has a lot to do with the lack of education between freestanding ERs and urgent care facilities, which isn’t surprising because …

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The Zika Virus: What You Need To Know

Mosquitoes and the Zika Virus

By now, you’ve probably heard about the Zika virus, the mosquito-transmitted disease that is spreading widely in the Americas. Though it didn’t gain widespread media attention until this year, it was discovered in Africa back in 1947.

It wasn’t until last May in Brazil that the Zika virus reached outbreak stage, and almost no one in the Western …

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Dr. James Vincent Named Medical Director at Elite Care ER – League City

Elite Care welcomes our new Medical Director, Dr. James Vincent MD, FACEP, FAAP to head up our League City, TX 24 hour emergency center beginning February 1, 2016.  Dr. Vincent has been practicing Emergency Medicine for over 14 years and has achieved numerous professional accolades since receiving his medical degree from UTMB Galveston.

Dr. Vincent also …

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