You can feel the beginnings of an illness coming on: the telltale sore throat, congestion, fever, and fatigue, or maybe you’re just not feeling like yourself. But is this the common cold, the flu, strep throat, a sinus [...]
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Curious about MOMS and what our network of Medical Access Points can do for your urgent care center? Review our most frequently asked questions and answers for urgent care owners. What is MOMS? MyOneMedicalSource (MOMS) is a first-of-its-kind [...]
The urgent care industry is on the rise, but so is the cost of doing business. As the market becomes more competitive and rents, utilities, taxes, wages, and traditional marketing costs increase, how can urgent care centers continue [...]
Each year, urgent care centers in the United States handle roughly 89 million patient visits. Despite this surge in urgent care utilization, many U.S. markets are already struggling with over saturation and fierce competition between neighboring clinics. Choosing [...]
Curious about MOMS and what our network of Medical Access Points can do for your clinical or diagnostic lab? Review our most frequently asked questions and answers for laboratories. What is MOMS? MyOneMedicalSource (MOMS) is a first-of-its-kind network [...]
In 2019, the number of urgent care centers in the United States reached 9,616—up 50% from 6,400 in 2014. This rapid boom in the number of urgent care centers corresponds with a rise in patient demand for convenient, [...]
Laboratory testing is a common medical procedure that is used to diagnose a wide variety of diseases and conditions. Almost everyone will require lab testing at some point in their lives, whether it’s to check for the presence [...]
An autoimmune disease is a condition in which the body's immune system mistakenly attacks healthy cells. This umbrella term encompasses a diverse group of diseases and disorders, which may affect any number of the body’s organs, tissues, and [...]
How often should you have blood work done, and which tests should you get? The answers to these questions will depend on factors like your age, medical history, and family history. If you begin experiencing concerning new symptoms, [...]
Having your blood drawn is a very common procedure that is necessary for diagnosing and treating a wide range of conditions and illnesses. Most people will have their blood drawn many times throughout their lives, and in general, [...]