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MedSpring Urgent Care Opens River Oaks Houston Center

HOUSTON, Sept. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — MedSpring Urgent Care, a leading provider of high-quality urgent health care, today announced the opening of a new center, located at 1917 West Gray Street, two blocks east of the River Oaks Shopping Center. This marks the fourth MedSpring opening in the Houston area since March 2012.

Chicago’s First ‘MedSpring’ Opening in Lake View

Renovations are under way at what will be Chicago’s first MedSpring Immediate Care center, a speedy health care provider claiming to be cheaper than an emergency room visit. Formerly a Hollywood Video, the almost 5,000-square-foot storefront at 2868 N. Broadway is in the same building as the recently opened Walmart Neighborhood Market.

Texas Hospitals Say They’ve Lost Insured Patients to Urgent Care

AUSTIN, Tex., – Opting to skip the wait at hospital emergency rooms, an increasing number of Texans are choosing to use urgent care centers that are popping up in strip malls and shopping districts. Promoting themselves as cheaper and quicker alternatives to hospital emergency rooms, the clinics cater to patients who need stitches, X-rays of broken bones or treatment of allergic reactions.

Texas’ MedSpring expands into second market: Illinois

MedSpring Urgent Care announced the planned opening of two new facilities in the Chicago suburbs. The openings mark Austin, Texas-based MedSpring’s first foray outside of Texas and will give the company 13 centers. MedSpring plans to open the centers in December in Arlington Heights and Naperville, Ill., according to a news release.

MedSpring Urgent Care plans to expand operations into Washington D.C. | Urgent Care Business News

February 23, 2015-MedSpring Urgent Care today announced its plans to expand operations into the Washington D.C. area in late 2015. MedSpring currently operates nineteen centers in Austin, Chicago, Dallas, and Houston with additional locations under construction. “We are genuinely excited to be bringing MedSpring Urgent Care to the Washington D.C.

Fresenius Medical Care Makes Strategic Investments in Care Coordination

Investor news Press release Company executes on the strategy disclosed earlier this year to invest in care coordination around dialysis. The investment clearly advances the commitment to address the full spectrum of care for chronically ill patients. Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co.

Hospitals Say They’ve Lost Insured Patients to Urgent Care

The increasing number of urgent care centers in Texas is proving problematic for hospitals, which say they are competing with the clinics for the same pool of insured Texans at a time when they are also getting less money to cover the cost of treating uninsured patients.

MedSpring Urgent Care opens third DFW-area location in Las Colinas | Irving Chamber

Presented by MedSpring Urgent Care MedSpring Urgent Care opened the doors of its third Dallas-Fort Worth center in Irving, Texas near the neighborhood of Las Colinas. The Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on June 15, to welcome the clinic to Irving.

Top Tips from Medspring Urgent Care: When to Skip the ER

Texas area emergency rooms are no stranger to the issue of overcrowding and long wait times. For many people, the immediate reaction in the face of an illness or injury is to head for the ER.

Summit Partners

Fresenius Medical Care disclosed that it has acquired MedSpring Urgent Care Centers (www.medspring.com), with operations in Illinois and Texas. MedSpring’s 14 urgent care centers provide convenient, consistent, high-quality primary care and customer service every day. [Summit Partners invested in MedSpring Urgent Care in 2011.]

Partners HealthCare, MedSpring Urgent Care announce partnership to open clinics in Eastern Massachus | Partners HealthCare

New walk-in clinics to provide patients convenient, affordable health care option (BOSTON, MA) – Partners HealthCare, an integrated health care system founded by Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, has announced a partnership with MedSpring Urgent Care to open and operate multiple urgent care clinics in eastern Massachusetts.

MedSpring Urgent Care Opens New Center in Chicago’s West Loop

Texas and , Dec.15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — MedSpring Urgent Care announces the opening of its newest center in West Loop. The center is located at 779 West Adams Street. MedSpring West Loop is the company’s seventh in the metropolitan area joining others in , , Wicker Park/Bucktown, River North , and .

MedSpring Urgent Care Brings Great Service to Houston Market– Immediate Access to Physicians Without ER Hassle and Cost

MedSpring Urgent Care today announced the opening of its first Houston center. This location serves the west Houston area from the southwest corner of Memorial and Kirkwood at 14045 Memorial Drive. Open 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. seven days a week including holidays, MedSpring always has a doctor on site to treat illnesses and non-life-threatening injuries.

MedSpring Urgent Care Opens Third Center near the University of Texas

MedSpring Urgent Care today announced the opening of its third Austin center. The center is conveniently situated on the Drag at 2120 Guadalupe Street, Austin, TX 78705, to serve University of Texas and downtown Austin residents. The center is open seven days a week from 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

We Are Austin – MedSpring Urgent Care

MedSpring Urgent Care’s Chief Medical Officer, Jon L. Belsher M.D., describes what sets MedSpring apart from other urgent and immediate care centers. At MedSpring, our doctors provide quick and convenient urgent care. With digital X-ray and lab eq

Urgent care centers compete with EDs for patients

Urgent care centers are drawing patients away from hospitals, according to the Texas Tribune. In Texas, patients are increasingly opting for the centers for allergy treatments, stitches or X-rays of broken bones as a cheaper, speedier alternative to emergency departments (EDs), a business model that has been compared to that of McDonald’s.

Early Vaccinations Recommended by CDC Amidst Shutdown Chaos ยท Guardian Liberty Voice

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) last year’s flu season was one of the worst recorded in almost a decade. The situation became so dire that beleaguered hospitals across Chicago were forced to reject admission of hundreds of infected patients, due to facility overcrowding.

Chicago’s MedSpring Immediate Care offers free vaccines each Tuesday in January

The latest data released by the CDC shows that flu season has hit early and hard across several regions in the United States. Reports indicate that H1N1, dubbed swine flu, has reemerged after causing significant deaths in 2009. Fortunately, this year’s flu vaccine protects against H1N1.

MedSpring Urgent Care Opens in Frisco, Texas

DALLAS, Dec. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ – MedSpring Urgent Care announces the opening today of its new location in North Frisco, Texas. The center, located at 12005 Dallas Parkway is the company’s twelfth urgent care facility in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex with other operating centers in Knox-Henderson, Oak Lawn, Las Colinas, Keller, Presidio Vista, Upper Greenville, Uptown Dallas, Lantana, Richardson, Far North Dallas and Fort Worth.

MedSpring Immediate Care Announces Chicago Expansion

MedSpring Immediate Care, a leading provider of high-quality immediate health care, today announced their expansion into the Chicago market with the opening of two centers in December 2012. MedSpring’s Chicago-area centers will be located in Naperville at the corner of Hobson Road and Naper Boulevard, and in Arlington Heights at West Dundee Road and North Ridge Avenue.

Health care reform spurs urgent care centers

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Free flu shots available in Chicago area as cases increase across the U.S.

Chicago’s MedSpring Immediate Care said on Monday that the Center for Disease Control and Prevention recently reported that flu season came early and had a big impact across several regions in the United States. H1N1, or swine flu, has made a comeback after causing significant number of deaths in 2009.

MedSpring Urgent Care Opens Katy Center

HOUSTON, Dec. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — MedSpring Urgent Care, a leading provider of quality urgent health care, today announced the opening of a new center located at 6501 South Fry Road, at the southeast corner of South Fry Road and Grand Parkway, near the planned Whole Foods Market.

MedSpring Immediate Care Opens Two Chicago-Area Centers

CHICAGO, Dec. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — MedSpring Immediate Care, a leading provider of quality immediate health care, today announced the opening of two new centers in the Chicago area. Located in Arlington Heights at 902 W. Dundee Road and in Naperville at 1190 S. Naper Boulevard, these two centers mark MedSpring’s entry into the area.

MedSpring Urgent Care Opens in Lantana Texas

MedSpring Lantana is available to treat a range of illnesses and injuries from colds and coughs, to cuts and broken bones for adults and children. Most major insurance is accepted and each center offers on-site lab facilities and digital X-ray. Visits usually take less than an hour.

Partners Urgent Care Opens First Boston-Area Location

New walk-in center will offer patients a convenient and affordable health care option in Brookline’s Coolidge Corner neighborhood Convenient and affordable medical care to adults and children older than 12 months of age Physicians on-site from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Work starts soon on 2nd Wheatsville location

Just a few more months. With financing in place, a crucial city variance obtained and most equipment already selected, work will begin this month on Wheatsville Food Co-op’s second Austin location, which will be at 4001 S. Lamar Blvd. The store is expected to open June 1, according to general manager Dan Gillotte.

MedSpring Opens New Urgent Care Center in Keller, Texas

Aug. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — MedSpring Urgent Care announces the opening of its newest center in . Located at 104 South Main Street, MedSpring Keller is the company’s fourth in the Dallas/Fort-Worth Metroplex joining open centers near -Henderson and Upper Greenville Avenue in and Las Colinas.

MedSpring Urgent Care Brings Great Service to Houston Market– Immediate Access to Physicians Without ER Hassle and Cost

MedSpring Urgent Care today announced the opening of its first Houston center. This location serves the west Houston area from the southwest corner of Memorial and Kirkwood at 14045 Memorial Drive. Open 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. seven days a week including holidays, MedSpring always has a doctor on site to treat illnesses and non-life-threatening injuries.

Fresh-frozen plasma and platelet transfusions are associated with development of acute lung injury in critically ill medical patients – Mayo Clinic

Background: Transfusion has long been identified as a risk factor for acute lung injury (ALI)/ARDS. No study has formally evaluated the transfusion of specific blood products as a risk factor for ALI/ARDS in critically ill medical patients. Method: In this single-center retrospective cohort study, 841 consecutive critically ill patients were studied for the development of ALI/ARDS.

Fatal multiorgan failure due to yellow fever vaccine-associated viscerotropic disease – ProQuest

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