SOURCE: ER Urgent Care Centers

February 22, 2006 16:30 ET

ER Urgent Care Centers Announces the Grand Opening of Its Kansas City Center

MIAMI, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 22, 2006 -- ER Urgent Care Center (OTC: ERUG) is proud to announce the grand opening of its sixth clinic. Ribbon cutting ceremonies will be held on Feb. 27 at 11:30 am. Many special guests will be in attendance including the Mayor of Kansas City, Joe Reardon, as well as council members and many prominent business and health industry executives. This location will have an estimated patient count of approximately 30 per day.

Accepting the overflow from Provident Hospital will have a major impact on our patient count. "We are very proud of this location for both its potential impact on our bottom line and the fact that one of the partners is an original shareholder of ER Urgent Care Centers," said Jerry Miller, Founder and Director, at a recent press conference. We look forward to a very prosperous year and the opening of additional clinics in the Kansas City area. We welcome all our shareholders and future shareholders to visit our clinics.

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 the corporate newsletter at http://www.erucc.net

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                         2812 West MLK BLVD.
Hallandale Beach, Fl. 33009                       Tampa, Fl. 33607

15463 SW 137th Ave.
Kendal, Fl. 33177

4401 North Andrews Avenue
Oakland Park, Fl 33309

18648 N.W.67th Ave.
Miami Lakes, FL 33177
ER Urgent Care Center is a provider for Amerigroup, Avmed, Humana, Aetna, Medicaid/Medipass/Medi-Kids, Total Health Choice, United Health Care, Beech Steet, 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.

For franchising and corporate information please contact us toll free at 888-308-2400.

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