SOURCE: ER Urgent Care Centers

January 24, 2008 07:30 ET

ER Urgent Care Centers Reaches Milestone of 250,000 Patients

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - January 24, 2008) - ER Urgent Care Centers (PINKSHEETS: ERUC) is proud to announce it has reached a quarter of a million patients as of January 15, 2008. Since its inception in 2001, ERUC has continued to set trends in the delivery of healthcare. ER Urgent Care owns and operates eight urgent care centers with a staff 85 professionals. The company also operates an in-house pharmacy as well as full-services labs and X-rays. ERUC provides its patients with a full spectrum of antibiotics as well as other drugs used in the practice of urgent care. Known for its exceptional standards, ERUC has become a nationwide leader in the urgent care industry. "We are very proud of this major milestone in ERUC's history. These numbers are the result of ERUC's commitment to its business plan and nationwide expansion," said Mark Solomon, ERUC president. The 85 healthcare professionals that staff our centers are to be commended for there efforts. 2008 has begun with exciting news, and we look forward to a year filled with many more memorable events. We hope that our shareholders stop in for a tour of one of our many locations.

About ER Urgent Care

ERUC Management Company Inc. operates ER Urgent Care Centers in the South
Florida area. The "true, bona-fide," "Urgent Care Center" is a one-stop
shop where patients can receive premier health care, after hours, at a
fraction of the cost of emergency room visits. With the "Urgent Care
Center" model, emergency rooms will no longer lose money on ER patients
with minor injuries and illnesses, and the HMOs will no longer have to pay
exorbitant claims for non-admitted patients. ER Urgent Care Centers create
a win-win situation for everyone, filling the financial and service gap
between primary care physicians (PCPs) and hospital emergency rooms.

For more information, visit our Web site at www.erucc.net or sign up for
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Or visit our locations at:

700 Ives Dairy Rd.                               1601 Meadowlark Lane
North Miami Beach, FL 33179                      Kansas City, KS 66102

213 North Federal Highway
Hallandale Beach, FL 33009

15463 SW 137th Ave.                               Doctors Family Medical
Kendal, FL 33177                                  5535 Memorial Highway
                                                  Tampa, FL 33634
1041 71st Street
Miami Beach, FL                                   Doctors Family Medical
                                                  431 SW Blvd. North
                                                  St. Pete., FL 33703

ER Urgent Care Center Tampa                       ER Urgent Care Center St.
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5535 Memorial Highway #101                        431 SW Blvd. North Suite
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Tampa, FL 33634                                   St. Pete., FL 33703

ER Urgent Care Centers is a provider for Amerigroup, Avmed, Humana, Aetna, Medicaid/Medipass/Medi-Kids, Total Health Choice, United Health Care, Beech Street, Dimension Health, Assist Card, Cigna, Corvel, Health Insurance Plans and many more.

This press release may contain forward-looking statements covered within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements relate to, among other things, plans and timing for the introduction or enhancement of our services and products, statements about future market conditions, supply and demand conditions, and other expectations, intentions and plans contained in this press release that are not historical fact and involve risks and uncertainties. Our expectations regarding future revenues depend upon our ability to develop and supply products, which we may not produce today and that meet defined specifications. When used in this press release, the words "plan," "expect," "believe," and similar expressions generally identify forward-looking statements. These statements reflect our current expectations. They are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, changes in technology and changes in pervasive markets.

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    1-877-303-3500