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.
Somewhat underproduced, & leads with an ad, but hey - we're as prone to multimedia razzle-dazzle as the next blog:
Reportedly for $790 million (Bloomberg 11/22/10). Political spinmeisters wasted no time identifying this as a harbinger of the endtimes for conventional health insurance as we have known it, a sign ...
Just under 5 minutes of puff, but well-produced, and who doesn't love Nardo?
...and consumers readily name it, according to a study published Monday in the Annals of Family Medicine.
Physician Office vs Retail Clinic: Patient Preferences in Care Seeking for Minor Illnesses ...
Very nice (and mobile-formatted!) summary at Supermarket News of what is undoubtedly a nice report from Merchant Medicine's Tom Charland (In-Store Clinics Primed For New Growth, Christina Veiders, 2/27/12).
Most of ...
The Fast Money fast talkers are slow learners when it comes to retail clinics & convenient care. In fact, this clip suggests they have learned nothing whatsoever about the industry ...
Ingalls Family Care Center locations offer cash back to any patients who use their new InQuicker ED reservation service and wind up waiting to be seen, according to this Chicago ...
Ripped from the pages of City College News, direct to you from the campus of
Minneapolis Community and Technical College, comes this head-to-head clinics performance comparison:
MinuteClinic vs. Boynton Health Services
We privately noted, and removed our entries for, Little Clinic's Florida and Georgia Publix locations last week, but we're like a lot of people - we don't believe it's news ...
Retail Clinics: Video Profile
A Picture’s Worth 1,000 Words, Retail Clinics Division
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Retail Clinics On The Air Dept: MinuteClinic with
Retail Care Convenience Has a Price
Clinics Report: The News is in The Nuggets
CNBC Loses At Retail Clinics
Wait, Wait, Just Pay Me: Cash Back for
Retail Clinics Cage Match (College Edition)
Publix-Little Clinic Breakup Formal