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To build or not to build? »
Micro-hospitals gaining favor with health systems amid shift to ambulatory care By  Alex Kacik   ...
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The American Health Council Names Gilberto Alvarado, MSN, CNP, FNP-BC, BSN, RN to Board of Nurses »
Gilberto “Gil” Alvarado, MSN, CNP, FNP-BC, BSN, RN is named to the American Health Council’s Board of Nurses for his impec...
Thursday, February 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
UnitedHealth, Walgreens Partner To Put Urgent Care Next To Pharmacies »
A partnership between UnitedHealth Group’s MedExpress urgent care centers and Walgreens Boots Alliance to connect pri...
Thursday, February 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Where to Get Treatment for Winter Sports Injuries »
                 Participating in sports can be a great way to kick the wi...
Tuesday, February 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Doctor Will See You Now: Urgent, Emergency Care Options Growing »
When 2-year-old Braxton jumped off a bed last month while playing with his brother and sister and then couldn’t stand up,...
Monday, February 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Former Star Baseball Player Leads New Local Urgent Care Center »
Whether Dr. Jeff Harris is winding up on the pitcher’s mound or providing urgent care to patients, the former LSU pitcher...
Monday, February 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Righttime Medical Care CEO Named Chair of Urgent Care Association Health & Public Policy Committee »
Dr. Robert Graw will work to support urgent care as an integral part of the U.S. health care system Robert...
Wednesday, February 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tuesday, February 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
UCAOA Announces Reimbursement Symposium at Evolution 2.0 »
You can't afford to gamble when it comes to payer relations. Join us for this timely and essential Reimbursement Symposi...
Thursday, February 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
UCAOA Announces Accreditation Webinar Series »
Due to the overwhelming industry demand for specialized accreditation, UCAOA will offer a  webinar series for urgent...
Thursday, February 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Is Your Urgent Care Prepared for Disaster? »
Preparing for a disaster situation or emergency varies wildly from normal day-to-day activities. Are you prepared for a di...
Monday, January 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Flu Patients Jam Hospital Emergency Rooms »
Community Regional Medical Center in downtown Fresno has been so busy this winter that the hospital has had to put the eme...
Thursday, January 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
UCAOA Announces New Telemedicine Preconference »
Interested in telemedicine but want to avoid implementation pitfalls? Select the model that best fits your objectives and...
Tuesday, January 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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...
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...
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...
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...
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....
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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