|Type||Subsidiary of CVS Caremark|
|Founded||March 2000 as QuickMedx, Inc.|
|Headquarters||Woonsocket, Rhode Island, U.S.|
|Number of locations||640 (Dec 2012)|
|Products||Medical - Clinic|
MinuteClinic is a division of CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE: CVS), the largest pharmacy health care provider in the United States. MinuteClinic launched the first retail medical clinics in the country in 2000 and is the largest provider of retail clinics with approximately 600 locations in 25 states and the District of Columbia. Nationally, the company has cared for more than 13 million patients, with a 95% customer satisfaction rating. MinuteClinic is the first retail health care provider to receive three consecutive accreditations from The Joint Commission (2006, 2009 and 2012), the national evaluation and certifying agency for nearly 15,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States.
Services and hours
MinuteClinic walk-in medical clinics are staffed by nurse practitioners and physician assistants who specialize in family health care and are trained to diagnose, treat and write prescriptions for common family illnesses such as strep throat and ear, eye, sinus, bladder and bronchial infections. Minor wounds, abrasions and joint sprains are treated, and common vaccinations such as influenza, tetanus, pneumovax, and Hepatitis A & B are available at all locations. In addition, MinuteClinic offers a wide range of wellness services, including sports and camp physicals, smoking cessation and TB testing. Routine lab tests, instant results and education is available for those with diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure or asthma.
MinuteClinic walk-in medical clinics are located inside CVS/pharmacy stores, and are open seven days a week, including evenings and weekends. No appointments are needed. MinuteClinic accepts most insurance plans.
The following states have MinuteClinic locations:
Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and Washington DC
- "CVS Caremark, Form 10-K, Annual Report, Filing Date Feb 15, 2013". secdatabase.com. Retrieved Mar 29, 2013.
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