As an emerging distinct practice environment, urgent care is in the early stages of building a data set specific to its norms and practices.

In Developing Data, JUCM will offer results not only from UCA’s annual benchmarking surveys, but also from research conducted elsewhere to present an expansive view of the healthcare mar- ketplace in which urgent care seeks to strengthen its presence.

In this issue: How is patient satisfaction affected by the length of wait in the ED?

Developing Data: December, 2007