Navigation Links
WebForDoctors' Medical Content Pages Direct Patients to Urgent Care Centers as Alternatives to Emergency Rooms
Date:4/6/2010

of our urgent care clients to develop content, using a system developed by our search engine optimization experts."

The WebForDoctors patient education content library consists of over 75 pages for conditions such as broken bones, the flu, and insect bites. These pages inform prospective patients about the condition, the symptoms, and when to seek medical aid. “These pages present our urgent care center as both a local resource and an immediate medical solution,” says Dr. Jeffrey Bushnell, Principle/CEO of OnPoint Urgent Care in Aurora, CO. “By educating people about when to seek treatment for their condition, and about the abilities of an urgent care center to provide treatment, we are gaining new patients."

Urgent care centers are ideal for medical issues that are not life threatening, yet do require care on short notice. They provide primary care, along with treatment for many emergencies and other conditions on a walk-in basis. In most cases, wait time will be shorter, and cost can be significantly less, as compared to a visit to an emergency room. This type of practice began in the 1970's, and has now grown to approximately 10,000 centers in the U.S.

More than $38 billion was spent for emergency room care in the United States in 2007, according to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. In addition, a New York University study showed that 70% of
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Recorders.com Offers Free Dragon Medical 10.1 Upgrades
2. Concord Medical Services Holdings Limited Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering on the New York Stock Exchange
3. FDA Issues Guidance to Help Streamline Medical Device Clinical Trials
4. Summit Medical Group hosts “Go Red Day” to Raise Awareness of Heart Disease and Stroke
5. LocumTenens.com Sponsors Medical Brigades to Honduras
6. Striking Down Medical Liability Reforms Another Blow to Illinois Poor Lawsuit Climate
7. Operation Smile Expands Its Medical Efforts to Help Earthquake Victims in Haiti
8. Statement From IHA President Maryjane A. Wurth on Illinois Supreme Court Medical Liability Ruling
9. Emergo Group Acquires UK-based Mediqol Ltd.; Greatly Expands Medical Device Consulting Presence in Europe
10. Summit Medical Group Physician Named "Nurses Choice: Top Doctor"
11. Grubb & Ellis Healthcare REIT II Enters Agreement to Acquire Parkway Medical Center near Cleveland
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
WebForDoctors' Medical Content Pages Direct Patients to Urgent Care Centers as Alternatives to Emergency Rooms 
(Date:5/23/2015)... 23, 2015 On Wednesday, May 20, ... company has been the target of a sophisticated cyberattack,” ... the company’s ongoing Information Technology (IT) security efforts in ... , The most notable attack on health insurers was ... the nation’s second largest health insurer, revealed that they ...
(Date:5/23/2015)... May 23, 2015 A live auction will ... from hospitals, surgery centers and other medical facilities around the ... including endoscopy, lab, radiology, surgery, anesthesia, exam and much more. ... 27 and Thursday, May 28 starting at 9:00am CDT each ... 1400 N. 25th Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160. Anyone ...
(Date:5/23/2015)... MD (PRWEB) May 23, 2015 Injury lawyer ... that has been passed by the Maryland legislature but which ... “The Maryland General Assembly passed HB 449 with ... Governor has not signed it into law. This bill ensures ... Evidence is growing that demonstrates the danger of fracking to ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... 22, 2015 The American College of ... in June. They will hold a webinar on the ... two-day class on Classical Chinese Medicine. , Webinar – ... Steve Given, the Dean of Clinical Education, will lead ... First Professional Doctorate program. ACTCM is currently developing this ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... (PRWEB) May 22, 2015 Hundreds ... on behalf of individuals who allegedly experienced serious ... use continue to move forward in the U.S. ... a Pretrial Order dated May 4, 2015, the ... documents and electronically stored information. Among other things, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:One Headline Making Cyber Attack Sparks Discovery of Another 2Health News:One Headline Making Cyber Attack Sparks Discovery of Another 3Health News:One Headline Making Cyber Attack Sparks Discovery of Another 4Health News:Over 5,200 Lots of Medical Equipment Will Be Sold by Live Auction 2Health News:Baltimore Attorney Urges Governor Hogan to Sign the Fracking Moratorium Bill 2Health News:Baltimore Attorney Urges Governor Hogan to Sign the Fracking Moratorium Bill 3Health News:ACTCM Announces Upcoming June Events 2Health News:Court Overseeing Federal Xarelto Lawsuits Establishes Procedures Governing Preservation of Documents, Electronically Stored Information 2Health News:Court Overseeing Federal Xarelto Lawsuits Establishes Procedures Governing Preservation of Documents, Electronically Stored Information 3Health News:Court Overseeing Federal Xarelto Lawsuits Establishes Procedures Governing Preservation of Documents, Electronically Stored Information 4
... 10 Reportlinker.com announces that a new ... catalogue. , Cancer Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma ... , Life Science Analytics, Cancer Non-Hodgkin ... drug pipeline. This report provides insight into ...
... suspended in the air, play an important role in ... They are one of the greatest sources of uncertainty ... making the most of European satellite capabilities to monitor ... Radiometer-2 on the ERS-2 satellite, the Advanced Along Track ...
... six times more likely to be separated or divorced soon ... a man in the relationship is the patient, according to ... "partner abandonment." The study also found that the longer ... The study confirmed earlier research that put the overall divorce ...
... lower vitamin D levels may be to blame, , TUESDAY, Nov. ... to avoid obesity in your teens, a new study now suggests ... sclerosis (MS) later. , Reporting in the Nov. 10 issue of ... 18 more than doubles a woman,s risk of developing MS later ...
... ($ millions, except per-share amounts) , , ... ------- ------- ... $5,284 (16)% $17,237 $20,199 (15)%, Income (Loss) from, ... $264 (22)% ($1,833) $1,095 -, Diluted EPS ...
... ... when health is a major concern for many Americans and when the ... has opened its doors in the United States. Consumers now have more ... better time to have options than now. Easy Pha-max provides superior quality ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Reportlinker Adds Cancer Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma 2Health News:Climate studies to benefit from 12 years of satellite aerosol data 2Health News:Men leave: Separation and divorce far more common when the wife is the patient 2Health News:Teen Obesity Ups MS Risk in Women 2Health News:Teen Obesity Ups MS Risk in Women 3Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 2Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 3Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 4Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 5Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 6Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 7Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 8Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 9Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 10Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 11Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 12Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 13Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 14Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 15Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 16Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 17Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 18Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 19Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 20Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 21Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 22Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 23Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 24Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 25Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 26Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 27Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 28Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 29Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 30Health News:Tyco International Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Before Special Items of $0.61 Per Share and GAAP Earnings of $0.44 Per Share 31
(Date:5/22/2015)... , May 22, 2015 Electrophysiologist Kevin ... recently traveled to Boston, MA ... the 2015 Heart Rhythm Society conference. These scientific ... focus on the ideas, people and technology that ... is a hybrid, minimally invasive cardiac operation that ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... May 22, 2015  RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: RGRX), ... repair and regeneration, today announced that J.J. Finkelstein ... present a corporate overview at two upcoming investor conferences. ... SeeThruEquity 4 th Annual Microcap Conference on Thursday ... at 11:00 am EDT.  A webcast will ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... May 22, 2015  RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: ... peer-reviewed publication of the results of the Company,s ... preservative-free eye drops) for the treatment of dry ... (CAE ® ) model.  The exploratory study was ... were previously disseminated by the Company in a ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:St. Joseph's Hospital Heart Institute Physician Presents at Heart Rhythm Society 2St. Joseph's Hospital Heart Institute Physician Presents at Heart Rhythm Society 3RegeneRx to Present at 2 Investor Conferences 2RegeneRx to Present at 2 Investor Conferences 3Complete Data from RegeneRx Phase II Dry Eye Trial Published in Current Issue of Clinical Ophthalmology 2Complete Data from RegeneRx Phase II Dry Eye Trial Published in Current Issue of Clinical Ophthalmology 3Complete Data from RegeneRx Phase II Dry Eye Trial Published in Current Issue of Clinical Ophthalmology 4
... Today the House passed H.R. 5651, its version ... including important provisions to mitigate drug shortages, most notably ... the world,s largest professional society concerned with the causes ... members who specialize in blood cancers such as leukemia, ...
... May 31, 2012 The Wolverine Venture Fund , ... H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University ... invested in Sonitus Medical, a medical device company that manufactures ... sound via the teeth. The $25 million Series D round ...
Cached Medicine Technology:American Society of Hematology Statement on House Passage of Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA) 2University of Michigan's Wolverine Venture Fund Participates in $25 Million Series D Investment in Sonitus Medical 2University of Michigan's Wolverine Venture Fund Participates in $25 Million Series D Investment in Sonitus Medical 3
... Mesh is constructed of Bard polypropylene mesh, ... over 40 years. Developed with the world ... Preshaped Mesh takes the guesswork out of ... sugeon performs a Lichtenstein inguinal hernia repair ...
... The Modified Kugel patch repair is ... be completed through a small 4-6 cm ... a preperitoneal repair performed through an open, ... local or regional anesthesia.,The Modified Kugel patch ...
... technique, recommended for the treatment of ... direct inguinal hernias, provides significant advantages ... less overall dissection and is utilized ... The result is increased patient comfort, ...
... is constructed of knitted filaments of ... that used in PROLENE* Polypropylene Suture, ... The mesh is approximately,0.020 inches thick. ... suture, has been reported to be ...
Medicine Products: