MAY 13, 2012 | LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL: Retail Health Clinics Grow in Popularity
Some view them simply as a doctor office visit without the long wait. Some physicians contend the public may not understand the truly narrow scope of the services they offer. They may also be seen as a small island of opportunity for physician assistants or nurse practitioners. Regardless, retail health clinics are on the rise and could end up bringing a good portion of the needed care to the roughly 30 million more insured patients that should come online once health care reform takes shape in 2014.