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Jan 09, 2018, 09:03 ET Committing to Providing "The Best End-to-End Healthcare Experience," FastMed Urgent Care Announces New Mission and Values

Today FastMed Urgent Care announced a reformulation of its mission and values, in order to create a more mission-driven organization committed to...


Nov 16, 2017, 12:16 ET FastMed Invites Local Communities to Join Its Drive to Support Toys for Tots

FastMed Urgent Care, owner and operator of more than 100 walk-in urgent care clinics across Arizona, Texas and North Carolina, is inviting everyone...


Nov 09, 2017, 12:03 ET FastMed Urgent Care Appoints New CEO

Today FastMed Urgent Care announces that Webster F. (Web) Golinkin has been appointed as its new CEO. In this capacity, he will lead FastMed's...


Oct 05, 2017, 12:04 ET FastMed Urgent Care Releases Infographic, Influenza Facts: The Hows and Whys of Flu Prevention

Last year, influenza hospitalizations were nearly double those of the 2015-2016 season. Annually, the virus results in a minimum of 9.2 million...


Sep 06, 2017, 10:05 ET Free Tetanus Shots at Houston-Area FastMed Urgent Care Locations

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, three Houston-area FastMed Urgent Care locations will be administering free tetanus shot boosters Thursday, Sept....


Jun 14, 2017, 10:03 ET FastMed Urgent Care Announces Expansion into China

FastMed Urgent Care, the premier and fastest-growing urgent care brand in the U.S., today announced a strategic expansion into China,...


May 25, 2017, 11:13 ET FastMed's New Online Check-in To Cut Patient Wait Times by More Than Half

FastMed Urgent Care today announced a newly upgraded online check-in system designed to make patient care even faster. Patients utilizing the new...


Apr 04, 2017, 10:13 ET FastMed Welcomes Patients at Its New Garland, Texas Clinic

The nation's fastest-growing urgent care provider is quickly gaining speed. FastMed Urgent Care, now the second-largest urgent care provider in the...


Mar 15, 2017, 11:04 ET FastMed Urgent Care Sponsors Free Pool Safety Program for Kids

With the weather starting to warm up, kids are spending more time outdoors, particularly around pools. For this reason, FastMed, the nation's...


Feb 08, 2017, 11:52 ET FastMed Urgent Care Opens Its First Dallas Clinic

A new FastMed Urgent Care clinic opens today, marking FastMed's first in the Dallas area and 114th overall. Located at the intersection of Lake...


Jan 06, 2017, 10:10 ET New FastMed Savings Plan Makes Quality Healthcare More Affordable

FastMed Urgent Care has announced a new membership program offering simplified, affordable care at its Joint Commission-accredited urgent care...


Jan 04, 2017, 11:00 ET FastMed Urgent Care Opens Its 22nd Texas Clinic in San Antonio

A new FastMed Urgent Care clinic opens today in San Antonio, marking the 22nd FastMed in Texas. The new walk-in clinic will offer urgent care 365...


Dec 28, 2016, 11:00 ET FastMed Urgent Care Opens Its 58th North Carolina Clinic in Zebulon

FastMed Urgent Care opened a new walk-in clinic today in Zebulon, North Carolina, further cementing its position as the nation's fastest-growing...


Dec 22, 2016, 11:00 ET FastMed Urgent Care Opens Its 20th Texas Clinic in Austin

FastMed Urgent Care is now welcoming patients at its newest clinic in Austin, Texas. Located at the intersection of Lamar and W. 34th Street, next...


Dec 09, 2016, 11:00 ET FastMed Urgent Care Opens New Clinic on Highway 6 in Houston

FastMed Urgent Care opens its latest clinic in Houston today. This will be FastMed's 19th Texas clinic, making it the fastest-growing and...


Nov 28, 2016, 11:00 ET FastMed Helps Toys for Tots Deliver Hope to Kids for the Holidays

FastMed Urgent Care, the nation's fastest-growing and second-largest urgent care provider, will be supporting the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys...


Oct 14, 2016, 12:00 ET FastMed Urgent Care Announces Opening of Humble, Texas Walk-In Clinic

FastMed Urgent Care is set to open another new Texas clinic on Saturday, October 15, 2016. This newest addition to the growing list of communities...


Sep 30, 2016, 12:48 ET FastMed Urgent Care Continues to Expand, Opening Its Latest Clinic in Taylor, Texas

 FastMed Urgent Care, the fastest-growing and second-largest urgent care provider in the U.S., will open its latest clinic in Taylor, Texas,...


Aug 02, 2016, 07:00 ET Robert W. Hutchison to Join FastMed Urgent Care as Chief Financial Officer

 FastMed Urgent Care, the fastest growing and second largest independent urgent care organization in the United States, has appointed Robert W....


Dec 18, 2015, 13:36 ET FastMed, the Second Largest and Fastest Growing Independent Urgent Care, Enters Texas

 FastMed Urgent Care, the second largest and fastest growing independent urgent care organization in the U.S., today announced the acquisition...


Nov 17, 2014, 09:30 ET FastMed Urgent Care Acquires Carolina Quick Care

 FastMed Urgent Care, the largest urgent care company in North Carolina and the fastest growing in the country, today announced the acquisition...


Sep 12, 2012, 15:15 ET BCBSNC and FastMed Join Forces to Expand ER Alternatives Across North Carolina

 Patients across North Carolina often spend more than four hours during an emergency room (ER) visit1, at a total average cost of nearly...


Aug 11, 2011, 08:35 ET Urgent Care Express Rebrands as FastMed Urgent Care

Urgent Care Express (a.k.a. Tri-City Express Care, PLLC) announced today it will change the name of its five locations in the greater Phoenix area...


Jul 27, 2011, 09:55 ET FastMed Urgent Care Launches Keep Cooler Program

FastMed Urgent Care announced today the "Keep Cooler Program" that donates free five gallon Igloo water coolers to any school (grade school, high...


May 02, 2011, 07:17 ET Urgent Cares of America Holdings, LLC Launches New FastMed Urgent Care Brand Name, Website and Upgraded Clinics Initiative

Urgent Cares of America Holdings, LLC (UCA) today launched its new national brand identity, named FastMed Urgent Care, went live with the new...