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Community Health First ER offers Rapid Covid-19 PCR Testing

Community Health First ER offers Rapid Covid-19 PCR Testing

Community Health First ER offers Rapid Covid-19 PCR Testing.
In as little as 45 minutes, we can tell you if your symptoms are caused by coronavirus or another respiratory issue.
Learn more about our utilization of the BioFire® Respiratory 2.1 (RP2.1) Panel

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When Should I Take My Child to the Emergency Room?

When Should I Take My Child to the Emergency Room?

Everything you need to know before taking your child to the emergency room. As a parent, we want the best for our children regarding health care. Still, sometimes it’s difficult to plot the best course of action: wait to see the...

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Community Health First ER supported Fill The Bus 2020

Community Health First ER supported Fill The Bus 2020

"It is amazing when the community comes out and really pulls together. We are really honored to be able to be a drop off site to support our local schools." - Amanda De Alejandro, CH First ER. All school donations are accepted. ...

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15 Signs You Need a 24 hour Emergency Room

15 Signs You Need a 24 hour Emergency Room

A 24 hour emergency room is a benefit to a community. The convenience of a capable medical center close by means that you can receive treatment quickly. However, how do you know when your situation is emergent? Many times, you can likely...

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Serve the Server PRESS RELEASE – ENGLISH

Serve the Server PRESS RELEASE – ENGLISH

Community Health 1st ER Pledges $10,000 to support Harris County and local communities in response to COVID-19 business closings. Serve the Servers Initiative COVID-19 is a relief campaign to help raise funds. Help us serve those who...

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Serve the Servers PRESS RELEASE- Spanish

Serve the Servers PRESS RELEASE- Spanish

Community Health 1st ER promete $10,000 para apoyar a los servidores en las comunidades locales del condado de Harris en respuesta a los cierres comerciales por el COVID-19. Apoyar a los quien nos da servicio (Serve the Servers) es una...

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Could Shingles Send You to the 24-Hour Emergency Room?

Could Shingles Send You to the 24-Hour Emergency Room?

You may think of shingles as a disease that only older people get. If you are in your 20s, 30s, or 40s, you may feel that you don't need to worry about complications of shingles sending you to a 24 hour emergency room. However, although...

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A 24-Hour Emergency Room Visit for Kidney Stones

A 24-Hour Emergency Room Visit for Kidney Stones

Severe abdominal pain is one of the most common reasons for a visit to a 24 hour emergency room--Kidney stones are commonly the culprit. There is an increased prevalence of kidney stones in the United States. Men have higher instances of...

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Do you have questions about the services that our emergency room provides? Call our office today. We put your health first at Community Health 1st ER!