Waiting for Healthcare to Happen


When Patients Have to Wait Their Turn for Care. Primary Care Providers: While patients can often book their PCP within a week or two, that can still be too long a wait for someone suffering from pink eye or a severe flu. Many of these patients head to a retail clinic or urgent care, given that 69 percent of urgent care clinics have a wait time of fewer than 20 minutes – but seeking care from a variety of clinics can fragment the patient’s medical history.

150 top places to work in healthcare

Henry Kotula

Becker’s Healthcare is pleased to release the “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare | 2018” list, which highlights hospitals, health systems and healthcare companies that promote diversity within the workforce, employee engagement and professional growth. This list is not an endorsement of any hospital, health system or company mentioned. Hospitals, Health Systems and Medical Groups. Adventist Health System (Altamonte Springs, Fla.). Health.