Corpus Christi Medical Center Opens Northshore Emergency Center in Portland, Texas.

Northshore Emergency Center in Portland is now open and accepting patients.

Northshore Emergency Center, a department of Corpus Christi Medical Center and an extension of its Emergency Department, in Portland is now open and accepting patients. Serving area communities' needs 24 hours a day and staffed with board certified physicians, Northshore Emergency Center patients receive the same quality of service they know and expect from Corpus Christi Medical Center - Bay Area, Doctors Regional, The Heart Hospital and Northwest Regional.

"Residents of the Northshore Communities will no longer travel over the bridge to get the life-saving emergency medical care they need," said Edward Lamb, Chief Executive Officer at Corpus Christi Medical Center. "During an emergency, every minute matters; the medical staff and nurses at Northshore Emergency Center are prepared to provide families with high quality emergency sevices."

Northshore Emergency Center provides the traditional services of a hospital ER, including:
• 24/7 Emergency Medical Care for children, adults and seniors
• Specialty Trained Nurses and Physicians
• Fast CARE - Triage
• Private Procedure Rooms
• On-site Radiology and Laboratory Services

24/7 Emergency Services are available at the following locations:
Northshore Emergency Center
1702 Highway 181 North, Suite A-11
Portland, TX 78374

Bay Area
7101 S. Padre Island Drive
Corpus Christi, TX 78412

Northwest Regional
13725 Northwest Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78410

Doctors Regional
3315 S. Alameda Street
Corpus Christi, TX 78411

For more information about Corpus Christi Medical Center and Northshore Emergency Center, visit or call (361)761-2273.