Retail Clinics Help Manage Patient Volume

Flu shots are available during convenient hours at walk-in clinics. Photo credit: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs According to an Accenture Research study conducted this past summer, retail health clinics are set to grow 25-30 percent each year for the next three years. This means that the number of the nation’s 1,400 retail clinics could…

Telemedicine: A Way to Provide Care at All Hours

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Traditional healthcare delivery timeframes are long gone. Our 24-hour, always-on, technology-enabled culture has created a growing demand for answers to patient questions at all hours of the day or night. The resulting demands have driven a nationwide uptick in the use of HIPAA-compliant telemedicine. Patients Want Virtual Healthcare Increasingly, patients…