McKINNEY (Jan. 21, 2015) — Medical Center of McKinney (MCM) opened the ER at Stonebridge, a provider-based emergency room located at 8995 W. University Dr. (corner of U.S. Highway 380 and Custer Road), on Wednesday morning at 7 a.m.

The ER at Stonebridge, a department of Medical Center of McKinney, is a full-service emergency room staffed with board-certified and board eligible emergency physicians open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

“We’re excited to extend the services of Medical Center of McKinney to a new, full-service, provider-based emergency department that will provide the same comprehensive services as the ER located at the hospital,” said Ernest Lynch III, CEO of Medical Center of McKinney. “The ER at Stonebridge is designed to provide families in McKinney, Prosper, Celina and Frisco with quick and convenient care for injuries and illnesses.”

Ernest Lynch III, CEO of Medical Center of McKinney, talks about the new ER at Stonebridge.

Ernest Lynch III, CEO of Medical Center of McKinney, talks about the new ER at Stonebridge.

Our friends with the Prosper Chamber of Commerce also held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. The ER at Stonebridge is located at the corner of Custer Road and U.S. Highway 380, which serves as a border of Prosper and McKinney.

Our friends with the Prosper Chamber of Commerce also held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. The ER at Stonebridge is located at the corner of Custer Road and U.S. Highway 380, which serves as a border of Prosper and McKinney.

 

“Since the ER at Stonebridge is a department of Medical Center of McKinney, a patient will experience seamless coordination of care if they do require admittance to the hospital,” said Tim Hartman, DO, ER at Stonebridge medical director.

The ER at Stonebridge has 12 private patient rooms including a trauma/code room, an isolation room, and two pediatric rooms; laboratory services; imaging services including CT, X-ray and ultrasound; and on-site blood bank.

If needed, on-call specialists and consultation services will be provided by hospital medical staff, with admission to the Medical Center of McKinney for inpatient services should conditions require further hospital care.

On Tuesday afternoon, the Chambers of Commerce for McKinney and Prosper held Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies for the new facility.

For more information on the ER at Stonebridge, visit eratstonebridge.com.

 

About Medical Center of McKinney

Medical Center of McKinney (MCM) is a growing 260-bed hospital with a 90-year history of serving the health care needs of McKinney and the surrounding communities. Over the past several years, MCM has strengthened its medical foundations by adding two new surgical robots, a newly remodeled labor and delivery suites, a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), an advanced biplane catherization (cath) lab to treat heart rhythm disorders, and opening the McKinney Senior Health Clinic, which is designed specifically for individuals over the age of 65 on Medicare. Medical Center of McKinney is part of the HCA North Texas Division of hospitals. Medical Center of McKinney recently expanded its services to the community with the addition of a new off-campus emergency department at U.S. Highway 380 and Custer Road. For more information, visit medicalcenterofmckinney.com.