An analysis from Decision Resources Group examines the potential fallout for retail clinics from changes to the Affordable Care Act and Medicare funding.
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FamilyWize’s Medicine Cabinet allows users to create a personal profile and easily find the lowest price for their prescriptions through FamilyWize’s website and mobile app.
All of the sites will be named Sacred Heart Clinic at Walgreens. In addition, Sacred Heart plans to open two new retail clinics in other area Walgreens stores in the spring.
Community Health Network will exclusively operate and provide clinical services at 12 retail health clinics located within Walgreens stores across central Indiana.
Over half of retail health clinic users (53%) purchase a product during or after their visit, including over-the-counter medication (36%), personal care products (27%), food (24%) or household cleaning products (18%).
As part of the agreement, UHealth – the University of Miami Health System, will manage and provide all clinical services at 17 retail clinics within Walgreens stores in South Florida, while Walgreens opens three pharmacies within UHealth facilities.
By the end of 2017, Accenture projects there will be more than 2,800 retail clinics, noting that this represents a 47% increase from 2014, when there were more than 1,900 clinics in the U.S.
Publix Super Markets is collaborating with Nemours Children’s Health System to enhance and expand outpatient retail pharmacy services at Nemours Children’s Hospital in Orlando’s Lake Nona Medical City.
DEERFIELD, Ill. – Walgreens and Aurora Health Care on Tuesday announced that Aurora Health Care will own and operate, and provide all clinical services at, eight retail health clinics to be located within Walgreens stores across eastern Wisconsin.