Retail Clinics Visits 2007-09, in Pictures
Actually in one picture. And that picture suggests that the clinics business model looks a lot like what we imagine the Christmas Tree Shops business model must look like:
source: Visits To Retail Clinics Grew Fourfold From 2007 To 2009, Although Their Share Of Overall Outpatient Visits Remains Low, Ateev Mehrotra and Judith R. Lave, Health Affairs, August 2012
Vaccinations are rapidly becoming a staple of services provided by pharmacy chains – particularly, the very pharmacy chains that are home to two of the leading retail clinics operators. Those pharmacy chains’ store locations are much more numerous than their retail clinic locations, and will surely siphon off considerable vaccination visits from the retail clinics. So the visits growth line to focus on in the chart is the green ‘non-vaccine visits’ line.
Council Holds Hearing on Suburb/City Disparity in Retail Medical Clinics
While as we know 4th district Councilman Curtis Jones has latched onto an endlessly interesting interesting topic :) , I'm not ...
We don't browse Patch too often. Town by town, traffic is light - to put it charitably - and the content often reads like, well, a typical smalltown weekly newspaper ...
We tour retail and walk-in clinics' location search tools irregularly, out of curiosity, and on the chance that we'll learn something new.
Recently it occurred to us that some of ...
When we posted about the MedPage Today video story on retail clinics' entrance into the realm of chronic care treatment, we missed this March 25 article on the topic, with ...
We invite you, dear reader, to have your head exploded by the contents of these three disparate articles on the matter of emergency departments:
First, there is Examining the ED's Value ...
The 3rd installment in Sean Deale's series of reports on retail clinics (Retail Clinics: The Evolution of CVS's Minute Clinic, Sean Deale, In-Store Trends, 5/9/12) zeroes in on industry leader ...
We just feel the portent of this news:
Walgreens checks in with Foursquare on mobile coupon program, (Michael Johnsen, Drug Store News, 3/6/12)
is all too obvious for us not ...
Retail Health Clinics – Are Retailers missing the Mark in Hispanic Communities?, HispanicAd.com, March 14, 2012)
Retail chains trying to attract Hispanic shoppers should be encouraged, but they should also be ...
There they go again....
A couple of weeks ago, we reported on a( new Florida MinuteClinic location that has apparently detoured far up the coast to Massachusetts:.
Three weeks ago, we ...
Philadelphia Councilman Examines Suburb/City Clinics Disparity
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