5 Criteria for Choosing an Urgent Care Staffing Partner

September 30, 2015

Staffing shortages can be detrimental to an urgent care center, so choosing the right healthcare staffing partner is critical. Ultimately the decision can impact patient outcomes, patient wait times, patient satisfaction evaluations, and even your bottom line. When choosing your urgent care staffing partner, you’ll want to look for a provider that (a) can give you access to the most qualified healthcare professionals who are passionate about patient care and (b) understand patient expectations when visiting an urgent care facility. These expectations include high-quality care, short wait times, extended hours and cost savings.

Here’s what you should look for in an urgent care staffing partner:

1. Access to a large, diverse supply of QUALIFIED urgent care professionals

You’ll want to partner with a staffing company that has a large network of urgent care clinicians. However, size isn’t everything. The network’s experience level must be top notch to ensure that your quality of care remains high. Plus your partner needs to understand and address the unique needs of urgent care patients. 

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