Category: Primary Care

Walk-In Clinics: “Commoditizing” Primary Care?

February 16, 2017 Like it or not, walk-in health clinics are here to stay. Their growth has been fueled by access and convenience. More convenient hours, more convenient locations, more convenient to walk in without an appointment. But as payers…

Retail Clinics: Primary Care Friend Or Foe?

March 16, 2017 That depends on who you ask. The longitudinal primary care community has publicly expressed concerns that retail clinics disrupt the continuity of care so they lean more towards “foe”. Hospitals and health systems in the past looked…