Chili N’ Dogs Festival

Chili-N-DogsWe love being a part of the communities we serve. In Coppell, TX, we participated in the annual Chili N’ Dogs Festival at Church of the Apostles. This family-friendly, pet lover’s event was all about ‘furry friends.’ The event included a Blessing of the Animals, music, food and fun for all ages. Family ER + Urgent Care was thrilled to sponsor the first aid tent. It was a barkin’ good time!



Irving Main Street Event

Main-Street-MusicThere’s nothing more fun on the weekend that a good ‘ole street festival. There was something for everyone at the 2015 Irving Main Street Event. Family ER + Urgent Care was there to support local businesses and the community of Irving, TX. With rides, shopping, great food, crafts, activities for kids and music, it was a wonderful way to spend time with our friends and neighbors!




Frisco Family Services Back 2 School Fun Fair

FFSFrisco Family Services is an amazing organization that helps families in need in Frisco, TX. We are honored to help this great organization at their events, via donations and by volunteering our time whenever possible. We were honored to help out at the Back 2 School Fun Fair, which helped families in need obtain school supplies for their school-aged children. We enjoyed working alongside all the other volunteers for a great cause! Thanks to our Family ER + Urgent Care team (l. to r.) Jenna, Laurie, Joe and Jacqueline.




Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Marco Coppola, with Former United States President George W. Bush

Last October, Dr. Marco Coppola, Chief Medical Officer at Family ER + Urgent Care, had the opportunity to meet the 43rd President of the United States, George W. Bush, at the Annual Meeting of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) in Boston, MA. At the annual meeting, emergency physicians from across the country meet, along with manufacturers of advanced emergency medical equipment and technology, to discuss current trends and the future of emergency medical care in the U.S. Dr. Coppola is currently the Chairman of the ACEP National/Chapter Relations Committee, serves on the Editorial Board of “ACEP Now,” and is a member of the Board of Trustees of the National Emergency Medicine Political Action Committee.

Pictured (left to right): Colonel Robert Thaxton, Brigadier General Lee Payne, Mrs. Bernice Payne, former President George W. Bush,
Colonel Marco Coppola and Lieutenant Colonel Julio Lairet.


Open House

Mr. Sugar RushWe had a wonderful time at the Family ER + Urgent Care Open House this past Sunday! Community members enjoyed guided tours of our Emergency Room as well as brand new Urgent Care Suites, which are now open from 8am – 8pm Monday through Saturday and noon – 8pm on Sundays. In addition, they were able to interact with our amazing staff and doctors and check out our imaging capabilities including CT Scan and Digital X-Ray. The kids received free t-shirts, animal backpacks and yummy ice cream from Mr. Sugar Rush – Ice Cream Catering & Novelty Shop. We now accept all major insurance — come by and see us for your tour today!




Family ER + Urgent Care Proudly supports Frisco Family Services

frisco_family_servicesDon’t forget to support Frisco Family Services at their annual gala held May 16th at 6:30 at the Dr. Pepper Arena. Here is our latest contribution to help Frisco Family Services, with their noble efforts to fight hunger and homelessness. We also added a cool Fitbit Surge Watch to our silent auction donation.





Family ER + Urgent Care at Dallas Child Baby Fair

petsOur team had a great time helping out at the Dallas Child Baby Fair this weekend at Stonebriar Mall. Our children’s bags were the hit of the fair.





paddy_dashFamily ER at Paddy Dash

Enjoy a challenging sanctioned 5k route, our 1 mile fun run/walk, or the free Paddy Pat 50 yard dash for kids 10 and under. After the run hang out and enjoy our expo area with bounce houses, vendors, music, and free food and drinks!




Family ER at Texas College of Emergency Physicians 40th Gala

tcepFamily ER (formerly P1 Emergency) is a proud sponsor to the Texas College of Emergency Physicians 40th anniversary gala. At our booth we gave a way a IPAD Mini.





Family ER at Irving Holi festival of Colors

holiFamily ER (formerly P1 Emergency) is a proud supporter of the Holi Festval. At the Festival we provided a medical booth. The Holi Festival of Colors is a modern adaptation of an ancient Hindu tradition. Holi is a celebration of love and faith where people get together and cover each other with bright colors. Irving’s version of this unifying event also features live performances, DJs, savory Indian food, hookahs, a bonfire and more.