Specialty-specific EHR enables urgent care group to slash patient throughput time

Healthcare IT News: While working in the emergency room, Dr. Brian Bearie realized that perhaps 80 percent of ER activities could be done more efficiently, affordably and with a better patient experience in an urgent care setting. So he founded Yucaipa Urgent Care Center, a six-location provider organization headquartered in Yucaipa, California.

"For this new urgent care business, I knew we needed an electronic health records company that specialized in the urgent care space to provide the functionality and efficiency required to make it work," said Bearie, president and medical director of Yucaipa Urgent Care Center.

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