NOVEMBER 19, 2013: PHARMARY TIMES: Pharmacy Times Sponsors Panel Discussion on Retail Clinics and Health Care Reform
Pharmacy Times and the American Journal of Managed Care have partnered with the Convenient Care Association to present a panel discussion on the challenges and opportunities surrounding the implementation of the Affordable Care Act for pharmacists, retail clinics, and managed care. The panel discussion, which featured top industry leaders and innovators, was held at the Union League of Philadelphia on November 18, 2013.
NOVEMBER 7, 2013: MEDSCAPE: Retail Clinics as a Threat Falling Short of Physician Fears
The growth of retail clinics, feared by many physicians as competitors, has slowed down lately after tearing up the charts.
OCTOBER 21, 2013 | BOSTON HERALD: Editorial: One cure for high costs
Because Tom Menino didn’t believe retailers like CVS should be allowed to profit from the sick (notwithstanding the chain’s marketing of everything from plush toys to People magazine) he has single-handedly kept their convenient care clinics out of “his” city.
OCTOBER 23, 2013 | STARNEWS ONLINE: Drop-in retail clinics a growing trend in medical care
The recent opening of a Wilmington drugstore's drop-in clinic is part of a growing trend where consumers seek more access to and perhaps cheaper prices for basic health care services at the retail level, experts say.
OCTOBER 20, 2013 | THE STATE: Once a rarity, walk-in health care now common in Midlands
When Doctors Care opened its first office in Columbia in 1981, it was decades ahead of its time. The company likes to say it was “disruptive” of the long-standing medical delivery model.
- OCTOBER 17, 2013 | DOTMED DAILY NEWS: Convenience clinic boom casts a wider net
- OCTOBER 9, 2013 | U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT: Telehealth: The Ultimate in Convenience Care
- SEPTEMBER 25, 2013 | FAMILY PRACTICE NEWS: Retail clinics seeking stronger partnerships with physicians
- SEPTEMBER 11, 2013 | DARK DAILY: Retail Clinics Are Poised to Offer More Health Services, Participate in ACOS, and Offer Expanded Menu of Clinical Pathology Laboratory Tests