SOURCE: ER Urgent Care Centers

August 14, 2007 09:15 ET

ER Urgent Care Centers Adds Veteran Medical Director to Its Staff

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - August 14, 2007) - ER Urgent Care Centers (PINKSHEETS: ERUC) is proud to announce it has added Demetrius Gonis, MD to its medical staff as an additional Medical Director. Dr. Gonis has extensive hospital emergency room and urgent care experience. His career began over 30 years ago in the internationally known Cook County Hospital Emergency Room, Chicago, Illinois. He has also owned and operated urgent care centers in Naples, Florida. He was also a Professor of Medicine at Rush Medical School. Dr. Gonis also served as Medical Director for Humana Clinics in Pinellas County. With the continued growth we are currently experiencing at ER Urgent Care it is vital to expand our medical staff with the most experienced physicians in the urgent care industry. Dr. Ronald Lubetsky, MD, Chief Medical Director and Board Member of ERUC, said, "We are very proud to welcome Dr. Gonis to our organization. His extensive experience in healthcare will bring a new dimension to ERUC." Mr. Jerry Miller, Founder, welcomed Dr. Gonis and joined a tour of all our facilities in South Florida. We hope that all our shareholders continue to visit our centers for a welcomed visit.

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.

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

213 North Federal Highway                    7208 Sterling Ave.
Hallandale Beach, FL 33009                   Tampa, FL 33614

15463 SW 137th Ave.                          Doctors Family Medical
Kendal, FL 33177                             5535 Memorial Highway
                                             Tampa, FL 33634
Doctors Family Medical
2370 International Blvd.
Deland, FL 32724                             Doctors Family Medical
                                             431 SW Blvd. North
18648 NW 67th Ave.                           St. Petersburg, FL 33703
Miami Lakes, FL 33177

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

1040 71st street
Miami Beach, FL 33141

ER Urgent Care Center 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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