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Three Things to Know this Flu Season »
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is reporting widespread influenza (flu) cases in 49 states. The flu t...
Monday, January 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Acts to Protect Kids From Serious Risks of Opioid Ingredients Contained in Some Prescription Cou »
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced on December 11 safety labeling changes to limit the use of prescription o...
Monday, January 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
What Are the Pros and Cons of Retail, Urgent Care Clinics? »
Urgent care clinics allow patients to receive non-life-threatening emergency care outside of the hospital emergency depart...
Monday, January 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ER Docs Run New Urgent Care in Milford »
The city of Milford, Mich., has a new urgent care facility that is co-owned by physicians specializing in emergency medici...
Friday, January 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Penn Medicine Hops on the Urgent Care Center Bandwagon »
Penn Medicine opened its first urgent care center in Philadelphia last month. Penn Urgent Care South Philadelphia, loc...
Thursday, January 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
UCAOA Flu Update »
This year's flu shows no signs of letting up and has been identified as an epidemic by The Centers for Disease Control a...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
American Family Care Accelerates Opening of Newest Clinic to Address Flu Epidemic »
American Family Care (AFC ), the nation's leading provider of urgent care accessible primary care today announced the open...
Monday, January 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
2018 Convention & Expo Registration Now Open »
It's BIGGER! It's BETTER! Come see what UCAOA can do for you at the premier urgent care industry event of the year. Regist...
Monday, January 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Early Flu Testing is Critical With Widespread Flu in Connecticut and Massachusetts »
PhysicianOne Urgent Care offers rapid flu testing as flu cases are on the rise in Connecticut and Massachusetts  ...
Thursday, January 11, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
WVU Medicine Physicians Encourage Patients to Utilize Their Local Urgent Care Centers »
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – With the number of influenza cases rising every day, physicians at  WVU Medicine J.W. Ruby Memor...
Thursday, January 11, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Flu is Here and It's a Bad One »
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that widespread flu activity has increased from 36 to 46 stat...
Tuesday, January 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Why Mobility Is The Secret Sauce of A Truly Effective Urgent Care Practice »
Editor’s Note:  Daniel Kivatinos is the COO and cofounder of  drchrono , an integrated EHR platform that...
Thursday, January 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New STAT MED Urgent Care Clinic Opens in Livermore, Calif. »
Livermore Gains Easy Access to Affordable Walk-In Medical Care 7 Days a Week Livermore, Calif., December 28, 2017...
Wednesday, January 3, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
GoHealth Urgent Care and Mercy Partner to Create Premier Network of Patient-Focused Urgent Care Cent »
Fastest Growing Partnership-Oriented Urgent Care Provider Expands National Presence through Joint Venture with one of the...
Tuesday, January 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Anthem Cracking Down on ER Visits »
 Anthem wants to prevent trips to the emergency room for people who are seeking medical help for constipation or an i...
Tuesday, December 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Five Revenue Factors Urgent Cares Need to Consider for Success in 2018 »
Written by Brooks Pidde, Director of Data Analysis, DocuTAP As the need for on-demand healthcare has grown more popu...
Monday, December 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Patients, Payers and Partnerships: Trends Show Accreditation Benefiting Healthcare Organizations »
by Cindi Lang, MS, RN, Chair of the Urgent Care Association of America (UCAOA) Accreditation Committee Passing tou...
Monday, December 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Exclusive: CVS Eyes Major Expansion of Health Clinics with Aetna Deal »
CVS Health Corp ( CVS.N ) is planning to significantly expand health services at its retail pharmacies if it completes...
Thursday, November 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lt. General Russel L. Honoré (Ret.) Named Keynote Speaker at 2018 Urgent Care Convention & Expo »
UCAOA, the  College of Urgent Care Medicine  (CUCM), and the Urgent Care Foundation are proud to announce...
Tuesday, November 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Next U.S. Restructuring Epidemic: Sick Health-Care Companies »
A growing number of health-care companies may face near-death experiences of their own. A wave of hospitals and other m...
Monday, November 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
UCAOA Adds LinkedIn Showcase Page for Convention & Expo Updates »
UCAOA has added a LinkedIn Showcase page with updated information about the 2018 UCAOA Urgent Care Convention & Expo....
Thursday, November 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
UCAOA Announces California Chapter »
UCAOA is pleased to announce the launch of its newest state chapter. The California Urgent Care Association, or CalUCA, of...
Wednesday, October 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MD Now Achieves First UCAOA Occupational Health/Medicine Certification »
UCAOA is excited to announce that MD Now Urgent Care in West Palm Beach, Florida is the first organization to achieve re...
Wednesday, October 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
This Flu Season, Be Urgent Care Prepared »
Urgent care services help families prepare for cold and flu season with affordable, convenient care and a wide breadth of...
Monday, April 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Which Care is Right: Understanding Services Available for On-Demand Care »
UCAOA shares information on the growing number of ER-alternative healthcare options providing wide scope of services Wh...
Tuesday, February 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Urgent care center accreditation now required by multiple payers »
Featured in Becker's Hospital Review, February 13, 2017 | Read more Written by Cindi Lang, MS, RN, Chair of the Ur...
Tuesday, January 17, 2017   (1 Comment - view/add)
Urgent Care Centers Seeing More Patients and Expanding Scope of Services »
UCAOA 2016 Benchmarking Report Shows Wait Times of 30 Minutes or Less at 92 Percent of Centers The vast majority of u...

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