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Urgent Care News
Thursday, November 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
National Influenza Week Observed December 2-8 »
National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW), is a national awareness week focused on highlighting the importance of the flu...
Thursday, November 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CVS Health and Aetna Merger Closes »
Combined company to generate revenue-enhancing initiatives, though Moody's has downgraded CVS's rating based on debt from...
Thursday, November 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Who Should NOT Get a Flu Shot »
But there's a solid chance you are not one of them Let’s be clear: Almost everyone benefits from getting a flu vacci...
Tuesday, November 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Make Travel Health Part of Patient Conversations »
Talk to your patients about their health before, during, and after travel   International travel is becoming...
Monday, November 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Urgent Care Association Kicks off Antibiotic Awareness Week, November 12-18, 2018 »
The Urgent Care Association (UCA) joins a worldwide network of organizations to commemorate Antibiotic Awareness Week &nb...
Wednesday, November 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Is It Too Late to Get a Flu Shot? »
A doctor explains what to keep in mind if you get your flu vaccine after October. If you haven’t had a flu shot this s...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018   (2 Comments - view/add)
The Truth About Whether You Should You Get the Flu Shot When You’re Sick »
The severity of your illness will make a difference.   There’s a reason you’re told to get the flu shot every s...
Monday, November 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
If CVS Bets Big on Urgent Care, Hospitals Should Worry »
The pharmacy chain could be a threat to hospitals and health systems by entering into the urgent care market.  ...
Monday, November 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
The (Family) Doctor Isn’t In: Millennials Are Rejecting Primary Care Physicians »
Many young Americans are opting to get their healthcare from urgent care centers and retail health clinics For six year...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
vybe urgent care announces the acquisition of Urgent Care Centers »
Philadelphia, PA – October 19, 2018 – vybe urgent care, the leading independent operator of urgent care centers in greater...
Wednesday, October 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Important Announcement from UCA »
As a valued part of the Urgent Care Association, we wanted to let you know about an exciting change that will be taking pl...
Tuesday, October 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
InstaMed-DocuTAP Partnership Improves Patient-Provider Experience for Urgent Care Centers »
  PHILADELPHIA & NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--InstaMed, healthcare’s most trusted payments network...
Thursday, September 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Urgent Cares Ready to Tackle Flu »
  With the start of fall comes the start of flu season. One of the best ways to stay influenza-free is to get a flu...
Monday, September 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
What to consider when preparing for an urgent care accreditation survey »
By Barbara Newman Whether it’s the first survey or the twentieth, the benefits of achieving accreditation greatly out...
Thursday, September 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Decisions, Decisions. When to head to the ER, urgent care or your doctor »
Quick: Your husband woke up in the middle of the night with a nasty sore throat and a fever. Where do you take him for...
Monday, September 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Succeed at urgent care »
Opening an urgent care facility may just be the perfect business opportunity. It fits doctors’ skill sets and can suppleme...
Thursday, September 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Urgent care visits increase as emergency room visits fall »
New findings suggest that patients are more likely to visit urgent care centers over emergency rooms for treatment of low-...
Thursday, September 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
What’s behind the growth of urgent care clinics? »
(from Medical Economics) For Sean McNeeley, MD, FCUCM, patient care was what drew him to medicine. But the challenges...
Wednesday, August 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
5 Tips to Prepare for an Urgent Care accreditation Survey »
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Wednesday, August 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
UCA Joins Forces with ARAC, CDC, CUCM to Support Antibiotic Stewardship Efforts »
Joint Summit and Antibiotic Stewardship Toolkit Promotes Antibiotic Prescribing Best Practices in On-Demand Care  ...
Thursday, July 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Urgent Care Foundation Launches Research Study: Early Diabetes Detection in the Urgent Care »
Study seeks to measure the benefits of diabetes screening in urgent care settings   WARRENVIL...
Tuesday, July 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Urgent Care Association Addressing Antibiotic Stewardship with Industry Partners »
UCA Teaming up with ARAC, CDC, CUCM, UCF to Promote Antibiotic Prescribing Best Practices in On-Demand Care  ...
Tuesday, June 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Urgent Care Association Names Dr. Sean McNeeley President of Board of Directors »
Dr. McNeeley brings expertise in family and urgent care medicine to leadership role   WARRENVI...
Thursday, June 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
5 Urgent Care Occupational Medicine Trends »
Health IT company DocuTAP has released an urgent care  report  highlighting occupational medicine data and t...
Thursday, June 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
UCA Advocating on the Hill: VA Bill Signed into Law Ensuring Access to Walk-in Care »
On June 6, President Trump signed into law a bill that authorizes and expands veterans ’ access to private health car...
Thursday, June 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Introducing the CUCMP Certification »
UCA is developing the new  Certified Urgent Care Management Professional ( CUCMP )  curriculum. CUCMP&nbs...
Thursday, May 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Patient Expectations Driving Growth in On-Demand Care »
Consumer-Focused Healthcare Delivery Model Booming as Consumer Purchasing Behavior Continues to Shift WARRENVILLE, Ill....
Monday, May 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
UCAOA is now UCA, Your Gateway to Better »
UCA: The Gateway to Better On-Demand Care Urgent Care Association Launches New Brand Identity to Mirror Industry Cha...
Wednesday, May 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
On-Demand Healthcare Industry and Experts Gather for Convention & Expo »
  ON-DEMAND HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY AND EXPERTS GATHER TO INCREASE EMERGENCY AND DISASTER PREP, RAMP UP INNOVATION...
Monday, April 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
UCAOA, EDPMA Underscore Importance of Collaboration Between Urgent Care and Emergency Departments »
UCAOA, EDPMA Underscore Importance of Collaboration Between Urgent Care and Emergency Departments     &n...
Thursday, April 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Going to the ER Can Lead to Wasted Time, Money for Baseball and Softball Players »
  From the crack of a bat to the roar of the crowd after a big strike out, baseball and softball are a great way...
Wednesday, April 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Commentary: Urgent Care Centers Have Become an Integral Part of the Health Care System »
New research shows Americans are increasingly turning to the emergency room alternatives. URGENT CARE CENTE...
Monday, March 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
OUR VIEW: Hospital’s partnership with urgent care centers has much promise »
The days of the family doctor who came to the house are all but forgotten. Our health care system has changed monumentally...
Monday, March 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Calm Before the Storm: 2017 Year in Review »
by Tom Charland If you are reading this article you are probably an active participant in the on-demand healthcare...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Choosing an Urgent Care Center That’s Right for You »
These healthcare providers may be an option when you don’t need to go to the ER and your doctor isn’t available....

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