Retail clinics are quality, convenient, affordable healthcare facilities located in pharmacies, grocery stores, and shopping malls across America. Some of the country’s most well-known stores have retail clinics, including CVS/health, Walgreen’s, Target, Walmart, ShopRite, Giant, Kroger, H-E-B, and more.
Staffed by certified health care professionals, retail health clinics treat minor health complications and injuries, provide physicals and other health screenings, and offer vaccinations, immunizations, labs, and tests - all without an appointment and at lower prices than Urgent Care Centers or Emergency Rooms.
The bad news: Health care in America today is confusing and expensive. Billions of dollars are spent annually by government entities and individuals. This affects all of us, but not many people understand how the industry works.
The good news: Health care in America is changing. Legislation is forcing the public to become aware of what health care actually costs. People are better understanding how health care affects their wallets. And more people want be healthier in general.
We create and share information to support this important societal trend by helping increase awareness of health care costs, ways to improve personal health, and technology that can help us live healthier lifestyles.
By being healthier people, we can avoid many illnesses and complications. This can make for happier individuals and families while lowering healthcare costs in general – something that’s beneficial to all of us.