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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...
Monday, September 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Podium named to Forbes 2018 Cloud 100 »
Podium , the leading customer communication platform for local businesses, has been named to the Forbes 2018 Cloud 100, th...
Thursday, September 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
UCA Announces Buy | Sell | Partner Summit Presenters and Agenda »
  UCA is offering an exciting M&A focused 'conference within a conference' at the upcoming New Fronti...
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, patient care was what drew him to medicine. But the challenges of runn...
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  ...
Tuesday, August 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
College To-Do List: Find Your Local Urgent Care Center »
  September kicks off National Campus Safety Awareness Month, and with thousands of students leaving home and he...
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)
UCA Announces Fall Conference Keynote Speaker »
UCA has secured the keynote speaker to address attendees at the upcoming  Urgent Care Fall Conference  Oct....
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  ...
Thursday, July 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Over 22% of Urgent Care Patients are Under 18 - Pediatric Track Offered at UCA Fall Conference »
A recent white paper from FAIR Health found that  over 22% of urgent care claims were for patients under the age of...
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....
Friday, February 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Urgent Care Industry Hits $18 Billion As Big Players Drive Growth »
As some of the biggest names in healthcare including Walgreens Boots Alliance and UnitedHealth Group open more urgent care...
Monday, February 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
To build or not to build? »
Micro-hospitals gaining favor with health systems amid shift to ambulatory care By  Alex Kacik   ...
Wednesday, February 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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...
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...
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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