Tag: retail medicine

SPECIAL REPORT: UHF, overview of Convenient Care, nationally … examines the distribution of these providers in New York State.

By Author/Editor: Ji Eun Chang, Suzanne C. Brundage, Gregory C. Burke, and Dave A. Chokshi 02.05.2015 – Urgent care centers and retail clinics—collectively known as “convenient care”—are a major market-driven development in ambulatory care, presenting both potential benefits and risks for the health care system. This Fund report presents an […]

Walmart’s retail clinic strategy … ‘By offering to help consumers shop for health insurance, Walmart’s picked a segment of the health care industry that’s ripe for disruption.’

By Dan Diamond Contributor, Forbes OCTOBER 18, 2014 – Walmart doesn’t settle for second place: The nation’s #1 retailer just said it wants to be the #1 health care provider in the retail industry, too. The company’s statement came on Monday, alongside an announcement about Walmart’s new health […]