FORT WORTH – Medical City Fort Worth will hold a groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, September 20 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 9650 White Settlement Road, Fort Worth, TX 76108 to kick off construction on Medical City ER White Settlement, a department of Medical City Fort Worth.
The 11,600 square foot off-campus emergency department will include 12 treatment rooms, a full laboratory, as well as a full x-ray and CT imaging suite. Medical City ER White Settlement will treat all ages including pediatric, adult and geriatric patients. The facility is expected to open in the spring 2019.
"Medical City Fort Worth is thrilled to break ground on Medical City ER White Settlement," said Ashten Fleming, Director of Emergency Services for Medical City ER White Settlement. "When the facility opens next spring, residents of White Settlement and West Fort Worth will have access to convenient, safe, and quality emergency care services."
Medical City Fort Worth CEO Jyric Sims, hospital trustees, White Settlement Mayor Bill White, Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce President Bill Thornton, staff and community leaders are expected to attend the groundbreaking ceremony.
About Medical City Fort Worth
Medical City Fort Worth is licensed for 320 beds and offers comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services in a wide range of specialties, including cardiac care, neurosciences, oncology, surgical services, orthopedics, kidney and liver transplants and emergency care. A part of the Texas Stroke Institute stroke care network, Medical City Fort Worth is also a Joint Commission certified chest pain center, a designated comprehensive stroke center, and a designated Magnet® facility for nursing excellence.