Free JUCM Webinars Will Share Tips from Innovators, for Innovators, in Urgent Care

Free JUCM Webinars Will Share Tips from Innovators, for Innovators, in Urgent Care

Innovation is a word indivisible from the growth of the urgent care industry; the practice setting itself is a step forward in the evolution of primary care. And it keeps growing and improving all the time, thanks to pioneers who still see the potential in offering a higher-acuity version of primary care-type services on a walk-in basis—and work to realize it in a timely and cost-effective manner. The thing about evolution that’s sometimes forgotten is …

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UCAOA Webinar: Maximizing Social Media to Reach More Patients

UCAOA Webinar: Maximizing Social Media to Reach More Patients

When they asked prolific criminal Willie Sutton why he robbed banks, he allegedly replied simply, “That’s where the money is.” To flip the question, if all your patients (and prospective new patients) are on social media, why aren’t you doing more to seek them out there? Answers on how to remedy that will be offered in a free webinar to be hosted by the Urgent Care Association (UCA) on Thursday, July 19, 1–2 pm, Central. …

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UCA Webinar: Why Conditions Are Ripe for Opening a New Urgent Care Center

UCA Webinar: Why Conditions Are Ripe for Opening a New Urgent Care Center

They say it’s never a bad time for a good idea. And right now, opening a new urgent care center is a very good idea—and you can discover why, and how to move forward, by attending the next webinar hosted by the Urgent Care Association on Thursday, June 14, from 1 to 2 pm, Central. In Now is a Great Time to Open a New Urgent Care, speaker David Stern, MD, CPC will walk attendees …

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UCA Webinar: Improving Infection Control in Your Urgent Care Centers

UCA Webinar: Improving Infection Control in Your Urgent Care Centers

With international travel and increasing levels of antibiotic resistance both on the upswing, helping patients who present with any variety of infections has never been more challenging for the urgent care clinician. The Urgent Care Association will host a webinar on the subject on Thursday, June 7, from 1 to 2 pm, Central. Speaker Lori Swanson, RN, MHSA, CHC, compliance and qualify officer for Physicians Immediate Care in Illinois and Indiana, will review best practices …

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UCAOA Webinar: Budgeting with an Eye for the Future

UCAOA Webinar: Budgeting with an Eye for the Future

The business of urgent care may be taking care of patients, but that business won’t last long without sound financial practices. Understanding that the money coming in has to be more than the money going out doesn’t take a whole lot of acumen; truly grasping how to maximize the process for the current health and future growth of the business is another thing, however. The Urgent Care Association of America has invited speaker Dan Phillips …

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UCA Webinar: Budgeting with an Eye for the Future

UCA Webinar: Budgeting with an Eye for the Future

The business of urgent care may be taking care of patients, but that business won’t last long without sound financial practices. Understanding that the money coming in has to be more than the money going out doesn’t take a whole lot of acumen; truly grasping how to maximize the process for the current health and future growth of the business is another thing, however. The Urgent Care Association has invited speaker Dan Phillips to share …

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UCA Webinar: How Key Metrics Can Drive Future Success at Your Urgent Care Centers

UCA Webinar: How Key Metrics Can Drive Future Success at Your Urgent Care Centers

Key metrics—also known as key performance indicators (KPIs)—are driving your business, whether you know it or not. And if you do know it, you’ll be able to capitalize on them to ensure continued growth and prosperity in your urgent care operations. If you don’t…well, you’ll be left just hoping for the best. Whichever camp you fall into, you can gain new insights into measuring and capitalizing on KPIs in a webinar to be hosted by …

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UCA Webinar: Setting Up Lab Services? Attend this Webinar

UCA Webinar: Setting Up Lab Services? Attend this Webinar

Offering lab testing on site in your urgent care location can be a great convenience for patients and a boon for business—as long as you know what you’re getting into. The Urgent Care Association will offer some insights in a webinar led by CLIA expert Milly Keeler, BSMT, CLC, CCCP on Thursday, April 5 at 1 pm, Central. She’ll share her vast knowledge of regulatory requirements concerning laboratory testing, as well as CLIA requirements for …

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UCA Webinar: Don’t Just Fix Problems—Build a Culture!

UCA Webinar: Don’t Just Fix Problems—Build a Culture!

Putting out fires may be necessary from time to time, but it’s no way to build a lasting presence in the urgent care marketplace. Focus all your attention on the day-to-day problems and you’ll find that your business is blowing in the wind like so many autumn leaves. Learn how to start breaking the cycle of jumping from one problem to the next in the first live webinar the Urgent Care Association will offer in …

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UCA Webinar: Building a Team That Connects with Patients

UCA Webinar: Building a Team That Connects with Patients

You promote your urgent care operation well, hire competent clinicians, and offer a robust array of services. So, why don’t more patients return? The problem might be that they don’t feel any sense of connection to your clinic; even worse, the same could be true of your staff. If that’s the case, you might find the solution in the Urgent Care Association’s next live webinar, during which James Jiloty, PHR, MSHR, MSLD will lead a …

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