FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE —
Neighbors Health System Announces Technology Alliance With Siemens
PEARLAND, TX – February, 17th, 2015 – Neighbors Health System, owner of Neighbors Emergency Center, announced today a strategic partnership with Siemens USA. Siemens will serve as the exclusive technology provider for imaging equipment in all new Neighbors Emergency Center facilities.
Bruce McVeigh, MS, MA, Chief Operating Officer of Neighbors Emergency Center said, “It is currently common practice for many ER facilities to purchase refurbished equipment. This contract with Siemens creates a standardized, state-of-the-art package of new radiology and imaging equipment for all of our Neighbors Emergency Centers as we strive to be a leader in the free-standing emergency center market.”
The Neighbors Health System partnership with Siemens establishes a free-standing emergency center package of brand new CT, overhead X-ray, and ultrasound equipment for each new Neighbors Emergency Center facility. Neighbors will contract with Siemens for equipment as it opens centers in new Texas markets and new states.
The Neighbors Emergency Center free-standing emergency rooms have been voted the best ER in Baytown, TX and Pearland, TX and one of Houston’s Top Workplaces.
Neighbors Emergency Center has plans to open eight new centers in 2015, including locations in Midland, Odessa, El Paso, and Texas City.
About Neighbors Emergency Center:
Neighbors Emergency Center has redefined the emergency room experience with short wait times, board certified ER physicians, and private, relaxing exam rooms for adults and children. Neighbors makes going to the emergency room more convenient and less stressful.
Neighbors Emergency Center’s philosophy is that the best medical care begins with patient centered efforts, which includes personalized care plans and physicians who take the time to answer each and every question.