Stat Emergency Center of Laredo

Eagle Pass

(830) 522-3000

For Billing Call 713.357.2535

Laredo South

(956) 608-3000

For Billing Call 713.357.2535

Laredo North

(956) 791-3000

For Billing Call 713.357.2535

STAT Emergency Center Vs. Urgent Care

STAT Emergency Center Vs. Urgent Care

Urgent Care Laredo Texas

Stat Emergency Center is here to offer emergency care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days a year.

Emergency Center vs Urgent Care

You may wonder how STAT Emergency Center differs from an Urgent Care Clinic and how it also differs from a hospital-based Emergency Room. The following charts and table show the requirements of the State of Texas for the three types of facilities.


UC = Urgent Care
Stat ER = Stat Emergency Center of Laredo
Hosp. ER = Hospital Based Emergency Room
UC
Stat ER
Hosp. ER
X-Rays ? + +
Oxygen and/or Asthma Nebulizers ? + +
Basic Onsite Laboratory Testing ? + +
IV Fluids, Medications ? + +
24hours/day, 7days/week, 365 days/year 0 + +
Emergency Room Trained/Experienced Doctors 0 + +/-
Overnight Observation if Needed 0 + +
CT Scan 0 + +
Ultrasound Capabilities 0 + +
Cardiac Onsite Lab Testing 0 + +
ACLS, ATLS, PALS Credentialing 0 + +/-
Pharmacist 0 + +
Electricity Generator 0 + +
EMTALA 0 + +
Integrated with Disaster Management 0 + +
Licensed/Regulated by State of Texas 0 + +
Onsite Sub-Specialists 0 0 +/-
Operating Room with Anesthesiology 0 0 +
Wait Times 15-30 min
less than
5 min
30-180 min