“Oh By The Way, Doc…”

“Oh By The Way, Doc…”

Part of the work we do in urgent care is providing screenings, assessments and physical exams for particular purposes where no physician-patient relationship exists, such as for pre-placement or other work-related exams. Invariably, though, some of these folks are...
ED Visits Up Due to Sicker Patients

ED Visits Up Due to Sicker Patients

According to this report from the Center for Health Care Quality, ED visits are growing 60% faster than the population growth.  Patients are also staying longer in the ED, leading to increased wait times. An increased number of diagnostics, including blood work,...