Hospitals Struggle to Find Beds for Discharged Homeless Patients

Hospitals Struggle to Find Beds for Discharged Homeless Patients

When people think about the homeless crisis, they often picture all the struggles homeless people have getting a job, staying safe, fighting a drug addiction, and finding food. However, an often overlooked challenge of being homeless is what happens when a person...
Shingles Symptoms You Shouldn’t Ignore

Shingles Symptoms You Shouldn’t Ignore

Chickenpox is a difficult condition to endure at any age, but the virus that causes it, varicella zoster, has a nasty surprise in store for about ten percent of people who have gone through it: shingles. This condition occurs when the dormant virus re-emerges. Doctors...
Patients & Hospitals Are Turning to Urgent Care Facilities For Aid

Patients & Hospitals Are Turning to Urgent Care Facilities For Aid

If you’ve been paying any attention to the American health care system, you’ve probably noticed the rise in Urgent Care Centers. These facilities offer medical services primarily to people who either cannot access their primary care physician or do not have one. Most...
Urgent Care Pioneer Continues to Spread Access, Affordability

Urgent Care Pioneer Continues to Spread Access, Affordability

MedExpress, an urgent care pioneer, continues to spread affordability throughout the nation, employing more than 4,500 customer service workers and health care professionals in 177 centers, operating in 15 states. Approximately 15 years ago, in 2001, MedExpress...