“We’re proud to be one of the few urgent care clinics recognized by UCAOA,” said Kevin Blank, President and Chief Operating Officer of FastMed Urgent Care. “This will help raise awareness in the communities we serve that patients can receive quality, personal care from us all year long.”
As the healthcare climate changes, it is important to help patients understand their treatment options and where they can go for trusted care. This certification establishes FastMed as a clinic that accepts walk-in patients and provides various treatments during all hours of operation.
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FastMed Urgent Care fills the gap between primary care and hospital emergency rooms. Each UCAOA certified location is equipped with x-ray, laboratory services and is available to perform minor procedures such as casting and suturing. Its friendly medical experts also treat cuts, burns, sprains or fractures that do not require a visit to the emergency department.
With its certification, FastMed and UCAOA demonstrate their commitment toward providing patients with access to appropriate levels of care. Certified clinics include:
About FastMed Urgent Care:
FastMed Urgent Care is a North Carolina-based owner and operator of urgent care facilities focusing on the delivery of non-appointment based medicine to the non-emergency patient market. In partnership with physicians and other healthcare professionals, FastMed operates 33 urgent care centers in North Carolina and Arizona. The urgent care centers are open with extended hours 365 days a year and are staffed with experienced and licensed physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. FastMed is owned by the Comvest Group. For more information, please visit www.fastmed.com.
Reuel Heyden, Director of Community Relations
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