McKINNEY (Jan. 7, 2015) — Medical Center of McKinney (MCM) will celebrate the grand opening of its new provider-based emergency department, ER at Stonebridge, on Saturday, Jan. 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., with a “Frosted” community event.

The family-focused event will feature live reindeer, a photo booth, a caricature artist and a snow queen that will mingle with guests, as well as kid-friendly ER tours, and giveaways. Attendees will also enjoy hot chocolate and Chick-fil-A sandwiches.

The event will be held at the ER at Stonebridge located at 8995 W. University Dr. (corner of U.S. Hwy. 380 and Custer Rd.) in McKinney. The new ER will open on Wednesday, Jan. 21.

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

The ER at Stonebridge will have 12 private patient rooms including a trauma/code room, an isolation room, and two pediatric themed 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.

To learn more about the event visit www.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 will be expanding its services to the community with the addition of a new off-campus emergency department at 380 & Custer in 2015. For more information, visit medicalcenterofmckinney.com.