Leading the Way to Better Emergency Care
The Texas Association of Freestanding Emergency Centers (TAFEC) is the first and only statewide association in the U.S. created especially to represent freestanding emergency centers.
Our members work to ensure that all Texans have timely access to high-quality emergency medical care. As licensed, regulated, fully functioning ERs equipped to handle medical emergencies 24/7, our members provide expert care at convenient community locations with minimal waiting.
Cost is equal to or less than hospital ER care
Access to emergency medical care is provided for every patient who comes to us
Unsurpassed, fully equipped for all medical emergencies and closely regulated by the state
24 / 7
These licensed facilities are required to have an ER physician on hand 24/7